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Old 08-21-2012, 04:14 PM
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Well the HID kits were not a big hit, i kept gettin the finger from passing drivers and eventually either one fog light or one headlight wouldn't work.....so after a full refund im looking to upgrade from the ugly yellow factory lights....any suggestions?
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Did you get your kit from Retro Solutions, and did you also adjust them down a few degrees?
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na i got a cheap a$$ kit off ebay....now i know not to
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Check out there stuff, I don't work for them or anything but have picked up around 5 kits from them, there really great kits and have had no issues with them, basic plug and play, I have 55 watt kits hi/low beam on my Ram, lowered them not to blind on coming traffic, and have not once gotten flashed or fingered.
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if your looking for a non hid SYLVANIA SILVERSTAR ZXE bulbs as close to hid as u can get without going the hid route. keep in mind they are whiter and brighter than any halogen i've ever used but nothing compares to the brightness of HID.
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I am interested also as I would like to upgrade, will have to give silverstar zxe's a look
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If you really don't want to go the HID route again have a look at PIAA Halogens. They are a 55 watt NON DOT halogen bulb with a k rating that gets you a whiter light than halogen but not quite as white as HID. They in my humble opinion are the absolute best halogen bulb's I've ever run and I've tried damn near everything from Silverstars to Putco and in between.
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If you really don't want to go the HID route again have a look at PIAA Halogens. They are a 55 watt NON DOT halogen bulb with a k rating that gets you a whiter light than halogen but not quite as white as HID. They in my humble opinion are the absolute best halogen bulb's I've ever run and I've tried damn near everything from Silverstars to Putco and in between.
good advice here...while i wanted to go the PIAA route they were $90.00 compared to the Phillips Crystal Vision ultra for 30 bucks at carquest.

im very happy with them, but will definately try the PIAA when i need to replace the bulbs.

here was a good conversation about lighting...
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I just picked up The ZXE ....but could not match them to the machine at Pep Boys ... Are the H11 right for the 2012 low beam
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Yes for the Sports with the quad's an H11 is correct.
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