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Old 06-01-2011, 01:49 PM
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Re: lll2for3lll's Projector Retrofit Project

I know but I really want to keep it stock as much as possible.

But at the same time, I might open them again in the future to add projectors for the high beams. I might decide to go ahead and add high beam projectors if I'm comfortable with the labor.

Who knows where this project will end up. That's why I said I'm open to all suggestions.

I wouldn't mind adding those LEDs in 6k that add a glow to the housing. The DCspecials LEDs in red from his recent build. How do I go about doing that???
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Re: lll2for3lll's Projector Retrofit Project

haha

good luck on that!!

those leds come with the projector kits he used........the g5s

Ive heard nightmare stories about led demon eyes put into the projectors...........heard they die out

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Old 06-01-2011, 02:03 PM
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Re: lll2for3lll's Projector Retrofit Project

No. I wasn't talking about that. I was talking about the glow that come from the top of the housing.

You know what, **** this shit! I'm just gonna spray the housing with color code PB8 dark blue and install a set of those angel eye rings you have in 6k.

Got a link for those so I can order them?

Might as well do the shit. Told you guy I wanted all your opinions. What else should I do?
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Re: lll2for3lll's Projector Retrofit Project

LOLOLOLOLOL

do what you want to do!!!!!

dont do what we think is best.........you have to drive it man!!

if you want to keep it chrome........do it!!!

I just personally didnt like the look of the chrome with quads.

Ive seen some good chrome ones with single projector kits

honestly

I think if you spray the housings blue and leave the chrome circles it would look hot!

go check out dcspecials picture posts..........he has a set of blue ones in there with the circles..........then just imagine a set of projectors in there!!!!
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Re: lll2for3lll's Projector Retrofit Project

Ok. I'll take a look. Oh, and I'm talking about the ORACLE Halos.
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Re: lll2for3lll's Projector Retrofit Project

ahhhh

those fit in between the housing and reflector

FT ones are like mine and attach on top of the housing

the oracle/aac ones dont fit right............ask DCS!

they take some more modification to fit!!!
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And lol. My mind is just brainstorming with ideas over here. Just so many options. I'd hate to do what I originally wanted to do and then want to do more when finished.

I'm signing off of this thread until I make some progress.
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Re: lll2for3lll's Projector Retrofit Project

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And lol. My mind is just brainstorming with ideas over here. Just so many options. I'd hate to do what I originally wanted to do and then want to do more when finished.

I'm signing off of this thread until I make some progress.
yo ill tell you right now, after you seal it you will want to open it back up to add this or change that... trust me... i learned the hard way...

i have another HID set already passed the thinking process-
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There is a 47 year old guy that skate here in the town I'm currently in. He's the best in town. He said he's going to be the greatest when he's 50. He skate drunk too and that builds up his confidence. He's awesome. Lol.

I'm hoping that I can remove the amber reflector completely. I wonder if it would look good if I leave it off.
What he said on the amber:

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dont leave it off................looks unfinished

just paint or tint it or leave it stock
It will look unfinished if you leave it off. There will be a hole there and the tabs showing where the amber should have snapped on to.



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LOLOLOLOLOL

do what you want to do!!!!!

dont do what we think is best.........you have to drive it man!!

if you want to keep it chrome........do it!!!

I just personally didnt like the look of the chrome with quads.

Ive seen some good chrome ones with single projector kits

honestly

I think if you spray the housings blue and leave the chrome circles it would look hot!

go check out dcspecials picture posts..........he has a set of blue ones in there with the circles..........then just imagine a set of projectors in there!!!!

With a single projector the chrome reflectors will look fine.





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ahhhh

those fit in between the housing and reflector

FT ones are like mine and attach on top of the housing

the oracle/aac ones dont fit right............ask DCS!

they take some more modification to fit!!!
I don't know about the Jeep specific ones......I installed a set that aren't even meant for the Jeep, but we made them fit. PITA but I do like how they look better.....not right up on the lens.



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yo ill tell you right now, after you seal it you will want to open it back up to add this or change that... trust me... i learned the hard way...

i have another HID set already passed the thinking process-
Yep. I'm on my second set of painted lights......somewhat soon will be on my 3rd.


And we've changed up cmn1's lights 3 times now.
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Old 06-01-2011, 03:14 PM
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Re: lll2for3lll's Projector Retrofit Project

Damn that looks good. What projectors are those? I would like a set with the halo around the projector.

If they will fit smooth like the Mini Morimoto's, PM me a price so I can send you some money or provide me with a link. I'd like a 6k ring around the projectors.
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paint the amber part and put it back on.

if you want SOME AMBER you need to tape off the part where the side bulb shines thru.


and with the window weld.....i pull it a bit to make sure I can fit it in the channel. i also lay it all in the base then I heat it up BEFORE I stick it together.

i used some strap clamps to then squeeze it all together. i use a squeeze clamp all around the outside rim too.

then leave it overnight to harden/
Rob, how big are the squeeze clamps you used?
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