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Old 05-12-2008, 11:50 AM   #26
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edit: just checked out the lightwerkz sight, and having the 06 head lamps, $660 for S2000 HIDs sounds pretty good, 475 for TSX HIDs sounds good too. is there a benefit to running the S2000 projector over the TSX projector?
If you're going to go the retrofit route...get the S2K projectors, you definitely won't regret it. They are amazing at night and offer more width than the TSX projectors, which alone makes these worth the extra price to me. They are a lot more colorful at the cutoff too.
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Old 05-12-2008, 09:00 PM   #27
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so whats the easiest way to return these to stock if i choose that route?
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Old 05-13-2008, 12:30 AM   #28
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so how expensive is it to replace the back of the headlight assembly? i pulled the HID bulb so i could put in an H7 Halogen and cracked one of the plastic nubs off that holds the little spring locking mechanism in place

looking at how the ballast was wired, what is wrong with the spade connectors? they plugged into the stock harness, i fail to see how that is a saftey hazard?

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Old 05-13-2008, 02:49 AM   #29
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its a safety hazzard because most kits have you replace the headlight fuses with higher amperage fuses, the reason for this is because during ignition the ballasts draw more current than the wiring was intended to handle. this SHOULD be ok, because the ignitors act quickly and then the system draws 20 watts less (usually) than the stock 55 watt bulbs, this is perfectly safe. problem is, when they are not working correctly they could be drawing excessive amperage from the ignitors trying to fire repeatedly this can cause the wires to overheat and start a fire as the older apropriate fuses have been removed.
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Old 05-13-2008, 12:28 PM   #30
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so whats the easiest way to return these to stock if i choose that route?
If you do a retrofit...the easiest way to return to stock would be to sell your retrofit to someone, and as part of the deal, get their stock lights. Or find a set of lights for sale on here in the classifieds.
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