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#1 (permalink) Old 05-18-2004, 03:20 PM
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Surprisingly, these came with reflectors around the headlights. THESE ARE NOT ANGEL EYES! Instead, they seem to reflect light directed at them (in this case the flash).



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That looks good. What are you going to do about the foglights? I still want mine to work, but hate the yellow.

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I'll leave them be for now.

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that looks real good B) , where and for how much did you get them???

they need to make HID kits or bulbs that don't look cheap for foglights. I'm sure they are available, but they need to be made more readily available.

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I got them from proxenon.com

They do not come reccomended. Its been 5 months since my first dealings with them and I got the right ones yesterday. I orginally ordered H1 since thats what my housing says, but the bulbs are really H7.

So returned my H1 overnight hoping to get my kit back as fast as possible. It took me a week just to get someone on the phone just to get an RMA. They never responded to a single email. So the saga continued for months and I finally got it. Its a completly different kit than I ordered, but its Hella, so I won;t complain. $400 was my original cost.

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Get silverstar fog light bulbs. As soon as mine burn out I'll replace them with those. My headlights are silverstars and they look very smiliar to the color of the HIDs but don't have the cool reflector rings.

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Looks very nice prez, very nice indeed!


Kevin suggests what i would. Im sure your in no hurry to take out your lights again though.

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Great job you did El Pres!

What's your next mod?

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next mod will be to get the XM all hooked up. After that, I dunno.

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ahhhh hid, i love it! after i paint my car, my next move is some new projectors and some hid's....i have access to catz i may try them...

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next mod will be to get the XM all hooked up. After that, I dunno.
Explain, I what that means!?

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Go for sirius, not XM. Sirius has spent a lot of money on getting exclusive programming. They paid 255 million for the NFL exclusiveness. SHIT. Check their stock out and you will see at the time sirius goes up, XM drops down.

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