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Old 06-19-2009, 12:12 AM
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Re: Done: HID's (non projector) for a WK

Wow what a long day... my brain was having a hard time functioning after a long day at work - should have waited until this weekend to install everything.

Anyway, got the low beams (5k) installed. Waiting on the harnesses from Tony to get the fogs in. The 5K is AWESOME! Exactly what I wanted.

I didn't get any pics, but I can do a how-to tomorrow.

However I do have a question. For those of you have that HID fogs... where did you mount your ballasts for the fogs?
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Re: Done: HID's (non projector) for a WK

^^^ i mounted mine right behind the grill and infront of hte radiator. there is a metal lip and i put them as far left + right as possible!!! they have been on for a few months and no issues!!! just use extra double sided tape and clean the metal/paint good before you put them on.
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Old 06-19-2009, 08:46 AM
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Re: Done: HID's (non projector) for a WK

Joe- 1. How long did your Crapstars last? I did a set of Ultras about a month ago.

2. Where did you get the HID kit and how much? Something to add to my future mod list.

3. For all of you guys that upgraded the Fog lights. Is it as simple as a super duper bulb or a whole assembly and wiring. And where do i get that? I cant seem to find the right setup.
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Re: Done: HID's (non projector) for a WK

I zip tied mine under the cross frame. You can kind of see it here.
This is looking up from under the left (drivers) side. It's like under right next to the battery.
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Re: Done: HID's (non projector) for a WK

Here's where I mounted the my lowe ballast.
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Old 06-19-2009, 09:28 AM
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Re: Done: HID's (non projector) for a WK

Nate - I mounted my low beam ballasts in pretty much the same place as you.

I need to go buy some bigger zipties so that I can ziptie the fog ballast... I had it in the same place as you but it is just on there with double sided tape.
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Nate - I mounted my low beam ballasts in pretty much the same place as you.

I need to go buy some bigger zipties so that I can ziptie the fog ballast... I had it in the same place as you but it is just on there with double sided tape.
Cool how did everything work out for you last night? Let me know if you need anything. I'm at work and I have pics here and my cam is in my truck so I can take more pics for ya is you need. How many relay kits did you get? 2 came with mine and one had a longer neg and poz wires for the right (passenger) side for the lows. The fogs were really easy to do. Just the mounting the ballast were a PITA.
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Old 06-19-2009, 09:37 AM
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Cool how did everything work out for you last night? Let me know if you need anything. I'm at work and I have pics here and my cam is in my truck so I can take more pics for ya is you need. How many relay kits did you get? 2 came with mine and one had a longer neg and poz wires for the right (passenger) side for the lows. The fogs were really easy to do. Just the mounting the ballast were a PITA.

Hahah I finally got it. My brain was not working well yesterday afternoon. I only got one relay... I am planning on typing up a how-to today at some point.
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Joe- 1. How long did your Crapstars last? I did a set of Ultras about a month ago.

2. Where did you get the HID kit and how much? Something to add to my future mod list.

3. For all of you guys that upgraded the Fog lights. Is it as simple as a super duper bulb or a whole assembly and wiring. And where do i get that? I cant seem to find the right setup.
1.) My Crapstar Ultras lasted about a year.

2.) I got them from Tony (tcm glx). PM him here about them, I'm sure he'll make you a deal.

3.) See number 2.
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Re: Done: HID's (non projector) for a WK

tony is running a special right now guys!!!!
I wanna run a deal!!! NAME YOUR PRICE!!!
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Re: Done: HID's (non projector) for a WK

Yeah I want to get the 3k hid fogs for my GF IS but the jeep comes first. LOL
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Re: Done: HID's (non projector) for a WK

LOL as it should my gf's 330 needs hid fogs as well
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