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      03-29-2007, 05:51 PM   #1
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just a quick question....

and, please dont tell me to search...i have and cant find all the answers... this will be good to have all in one place

can someone just tell the break down of what type lights to get as well as fitment....like H7 55w or blah blah blah....from angel eyes to fogs... thanks...

Angel Eyes: LUX, PIAA

xenons: D2S ???

DRL: ????

FOGS: ???

looking to get a nice crisp whitish blue all the way around.... like this pic but i dont know who's car this is or what he used to get this effect....

thanks in advance... Sorry for posting you car....but i needed it for the visual....
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      03-29-2007, 09:43 PM   #2
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Xenon Low beam = D1S 35W
Halogen Low Beam = H7 55W
Xenon High beam = H7 55W
Halogen High beam = H7 55W
Original fog light = H11 55W
M-kit fog light = HB4 55W
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Xenon Low beam = D1S 35W
Halogen Low Beam = H7 55W
Xenon High beam = H7 55W
Halogen High beam = H7 55W
Original fog light = H11 55W
M-kit fog light = HB4 55W
these are the OEM's right? they won't be the same if i have aftermarkets right? if i want aftermarkets i have to check for the 55W's and not the H's?
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these are the OEM's right? they won't be the same if i have aftermarkets right? if i want aftermarkets i have to check for the 55W's and not the H's?
I have no clue wtf that means. The H's are the bulb size (i.e h1,h8 etc.) and the 55W means how many watts. So if you are to get aftermarket ones, you have to get the correct bulb AND wattage
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nice

now any opinions on which bulb brands to get so that they match the best??
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Very Very Pretty. A very nice car at night. I like it.
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Damn! Awesome...thanks for the link!!!:rocks:
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now can someone rec. me brands of lights i should purchase that give a uniform color like the one above in the first post... i think i am going to change out the DRL and FOGS and then maaaaayyyybe the xenon D1S???
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