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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

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Make sure you insulate the shrouds. The 55w ballast burns the bulbs hotter and will melt the shrouds.

I chose 35w to be safe and they are bright enough.
this would be my biggest concern, the 55w burning the shrouds.
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

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If I get 35w Hids and put them in my stock setup (not projectors from my understanding) will I get flashed like crazy?
depends. just aim them properly. It will still cause glare but there's nothing you can do except switching to projectors.
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i get flashed constantly with my 55w kit and they are in my fogs.... i think it would be way too bright in the low beams
did you aim the fogs? I have the 55w in fogs and low and i do get flashed from time to time. Im thinking of swithcing to the AM oem style projectors.
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

i dont think there is a way to aim 09 fogs....
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

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If I get 35w Hids and put them in my stock setup (not projectors from my understanding) will I get flashed like crazy?
Maybe...... I've seen many WKs with HIDs in them and didn't think they were bright. However you do have assholes that will flash you just because you have aftermarket HIDs (and not the fact that they are bright). I tend to leave my high beams on with those folks.
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

There's a screw(torx t20 i believe) on top of the fog housing to adjust it.
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

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Maybe...... I've seen many WKs with HIDs in them and didn't think they were bright. However you do have assholes that will flash you just because you have aftermarket HIDs (and not the fact that they are bright). I tend to leave my high beams on with those folks.
How can they tell that they are aftermarket?
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

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How can they tell that they are aftermarket?
Color perhaps?
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

I have personally began considering when the time comes to go with a 55w in the low and a 35w in the fogs. DDMTunning. 5000K-6000K

What do you guys think of the yellow fogs Im kind of on the rope about it. Can you swap out hid balls like normal bulbs?
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

Yellow fogs are nice. And yes you can switch put the bulbs and choose a different color temp.
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

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I have personally began considering when the time comes to go with a 55w in the low and a 35w in the fogs. DDMTunning. 5000K-6000K

What do you guys think of the yellow fogs Im kind of on the rope about it. Can you swap out hid balls like normal bulbs?
use the 35w kit if you are getting the yellow bulb. The 55w washes a bit of the yellow out.
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Re: 35w or 55w Mini-Morimoto HIDs?

getting the 35w kit from TRS, the guys are nice enough to extend black friday another week haha their cyber monday sale gets me 25% off

doing the bi-xenon kit. Just changed out my 6000k fogs for 5000k, so i'll match the HID with them and my switchbacks are 5000k as well.


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