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Old 01-14-2012, 11:40 PM
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What Kalvin are our HIDS?

Hi Guys,

Can't find any information on this. I have HIDs on my 2012 GC and I'm trying to find out what Kalvin rating the OEM/factory bulbs are.

I'm suspecting they are 4300K but I have no proof of that.

Anybody have any info?

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Re: What Kalvin are our HIDS?

I don't have any definitive proof, but you are correct that 4300k is pretty standard for OEM systems. My money is on 4300k as well.
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Re: What Kalvin are our HIDS?

4300 to 4500 Kelvins is typically the OEM standard.
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Re: What Kalvin are our HIDS?

Yup, got 4300 hid fogs and it's a pretty good match.
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Re: What Kalvin are our HIDS?

Agree on 4300's i went to local shop to upgrade the fog lamps so they match the headlamps and the shop guy ordered some regular 4300 hid bulbs...i will install them next weekend
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Re: What Kalvin are our HIDS?

I would guess the oem D!S are 4100-4300K
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Re: What Kalvin are our HIDS?

4300k will match pretty good. but since the lows are in a projector lens, they have a different color than the fogs will coming from a halogen reflector.
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