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Re: Retrofit Projectors Installed

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Mine are. We had several hard rain storms here that I drove in. Sealed really well.
i have a feeling you put WAY more time and effort into your project lol
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Old 06-29-2011, 06:01 PM
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Re: Retrofit Projectors Installed

I wanted to make sure I did it right. Just check out my guide if you choose the Mini's. From the looks of the images I'm finding on Google, the Mini's have a better cutoff than the G3's.
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Re: Retrofit Projectors Installed

Well....seems as if the Mini's have better color flicker.
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Re: Retrofit Projectors Installed

This is a good write up here from HID Planet. I'm posting for those that want more info.

http://www.hidplanet.com/forums/show...-G3-vs-mini-H1
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Re: Retrofit Projectors Installed

yea the minis are a much better performing projector than the g3 but like rob said they fit a bit better. nice work. does look real nice n clean. definitely looking to see the cutout...iirc the g3's have a much higher wispy looking cutof if you know what i mean.
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Old 06-29-2011, 06:27 PM
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Re: Retrofit Projectors Installed

Wow. I'm finding way too much info.

Here are light cutoff comparisons for all (I think) aftermarket projectors.

http://www.jvxdriver.com/bixenon_comparison.htm
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Re: Retrofit Projectors Installed

join hidplanet.com...jvx has more comparisons there. the g3 has a much less intense beam and a more narrow one at that. the cutoff is as you can see not straight like the minis are...mostly personal preference.
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Re: Retrofit Projectors Installed

Thanks. I've been thinking about joining hidplanet.com for a while now. I might.
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Re: Retrofit Projectors Installed

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ya man, looks great! a lot of the 05/06 guys ( like me ) are interested in your conversion process... other guys have posted stuff but it just seems so complicated.
exactly, I'm a little tentative about doing something like this
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exactly, I'm a little tentative about doing something like this
If want the process to go smooth, just buy aftermarket OEM spec'd headlight assemblies. They use a soft gooey glue that peels off in seconds after being in the oven on 220 for 10 minutes.

It's easy because we made it easy for you. I made a guide. Everything you need is in it. Everything that isn't in it is self explanatory.

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Nike, i def appreciate the time you took to properly catalog in detail your retrofit... nice work
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You're not calling me Nike are you??
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