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Stick with original plan - Hella 500 Blacks with yellow 55w bulbs, stock fog lights 0 0%
Swap 3000k HIDs into fog lights 4 30.77%
Swap 3000K HIDs into fog lights and add the 500's for aux lighting 9 69.23%
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Old 01-05-2012, 12:11 PM
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Yup do both. Get yourself a good wide (fog) beam and a good spot...you'll em up wanting more later though. We all want MOAR LYTES lol
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Ill look when I get home I don't remember exactly, I did go for the 55w kit though, but the fogs are pretty basic as long as u get the right bulb sizw

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Re: Aux Lighting or HID Fog setup?

Get a relay harness and get the thicker raptor ballasts. I have never had one fail and it's been over 5 years now. The thin ballasts are great for cars but I've gone through 2 or 3 and dealing with ddm warrenty is a huge pain. Yeah ye raptors from ddm are harder to mount but there worth it.
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Re: Aux Lighting or HID Fog setup?

if you want the 3k color dont get the 55w. It'll wash some of the yellow out. I have/tried it before switching to 6k for my lows/fogs/highs.
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Re: Aux Lighting or HID Fog setup?

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if you want the 3k color dont get the 55w. It'll wash some of the yellow out. I have/tried it before switching to 6k for my lows/fogs/highs.
So I should go with the 35W system instead?
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Re: Aux Lighting or HID Fog setup?

hmmmm..... can you get HIDs in the hellas? I think I saw some people on a FJ forum do it to the FF75s....
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Iv got 4 ff75's on my roof. I was just thinking about an hid conversion last night, but I don't think it would work. The inside of the housing does not leave much room for anything, and mounting the ballasts would be a whole other project

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Re: Aux Lighting or HID Fog setup?

The HID retro into the FF75s is on my TO DO list. If I remember correctly it is a H10 bulb.
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But is there enough room in there? And where would u mount the balasts

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What size bulbs go into the fog lights?
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I'm looking into this myself. I've got the hellas mounted behind my grille with some 55w Silverstars. They do ok but not as bright as Id like. I'm planning on putting in a 35w 6000k kit into my lows, fogs, and hellas. I've heard guys say its a waste to put them in high beams..? Any takes on this?

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Since you don't use your highs as much, it will most likely burn out the bulb or ballast since they wont have as much warm up time. I'd still like to do it at some point. I want something for the highs. Maybe even LEDs
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