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#1 (permalink) Old 01-28-2005, 01:17 PM
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I should have included this in the bumper thread I started, sorry. Since I have to replace them anyway, the fogs that is, I was thinking of going HID on the fogs. I swear I remember someone saying that they had gone this route but I cannot find any place online to buy a HID fog lights or an HID fog light upgrade kit for the E36 factory fog lights. Does anyone know a place to get these if they exist? Hell, do they even exist? I know why you need to go euro-ellipsoids for HID and DDE but does the same rule apply for HID fogs? Scrambling for parts and time at this point, as I have to get with the body shop asap if I am going to get the car fixed in the next two weeks. As always, thanks in advance to anyone who responds.

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Yes they exist, PM me or e-mail me and we can go over a few things.
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I think Umnitza sells a fog HID kit...I remember Matt saying something about it...

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uh, actually, HID kits for fogs and headlights should be the same.

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like what deloriant said...

hid's are universal.. u just need to get the h1 conversion kit.. but puttin hid's in fogs is a pretty stupid idea.. IMO..

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http://motors.search.ebay.com/_W0QQsassZxtecusa

check out this guy... awesome service and prices and the products are sweet. I don't have the HID fogs but I do have his clear fogs which are made by depo and are excellent quality.

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http://motors.search.ebay.com/_W0QQsassZxtecusa

check out this guy... awesome service and prices and the products are sweet.* I don't have the HID fogs but I do have his clear fogs which are made by depo and are excellent quality.
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only has 3 feedbacks.. are you sopposed to trust some 1 with that little!

oh.. and those halo's hes has for the e46 look horrible!!

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and two of those are from me :P very satisifed with his customer service. it's a real company with the name apexcone or something like that.. new ebay seller...

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and two of those are from me :P very satisifed with his customer service. it's a real company with the name apexcone or something like that.. new ebay seller...
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Why do you think its a stupid idea to go HID on the fogs? I knew that the fogs used a H1 bulb but I wasnt sure if the lenses were glass or plastic and if there was a needed 'swap' like with the headlights. Thanks for the advice and links.

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two sets of fog lights from him. one for my car after my current ones got hit by a rock and another for my gfs car.

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