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Old 05-29-2011, 07:35 AM
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Re: new light mod

I'm not sure what you mean. I know I'm not painting mine. I want them to look stock as much as possible.
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Re: new light mod

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So you're saying that I can have both the high beams and low beams on at the same time?

And what other projectors that will install as easy as the Mini's are available?
no....you can have the projector shield "open" to allow full light

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Ok. So the bixenon projector sound good to me because I won't be turning the HIDs on and off when using the high beams if I need to. I'll stick with them.

Can you point me in the direction of how to wire the projectors so they open all the way with the high beams?
all I can tell you is how to wire up quads to open up with the high beams

since you are using only 2 projectors, I cant help much

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did you remove your chrome reflectors totally or did you sand and paint them and put the morimotos in on them
I removed the chrome reflectors, sanded and painted them........then installed the morimotos and the painted shrouds

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for the install tho would it look cleaner to keep them in sanded and painted or jus tremove them totally
huh??

keep them in sanded and painted??

remove them as in totally and never reinstall them??? That will not work at all
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Old 05-31-2011, 10:30 AM
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Re: new light mod

Thanks for your help. I understand. You only want them to open because they are in place of the high beams.

My headlights come in today. I might go ahead and bake them before I order the projectors or I might leave them alone because I could change my mind about the retrofit and just order the damn PIAA 510's for my stock fog location.

I'm sure I'll follow through with the retrofit.
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Re: new light mod

no

you can open them up even when you are running a high beam bulb on a 2 projector setup like you are going for

I personally only know how to make a wiring harness that plugs into the factory high beam harness

I can not inform you how to tap into the high beam harness to get the projector cut off sheild to open since you will be keeping your high beam bulbs intact........but Im confident Matt at the retrofitsource can!!!!
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Old 06-10-2011, 06:18 AM
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Re: new light mod

I know is says E46-R but can you tell by looking at these and see if they are the extended shrouds or not?

I'm about to make my order and need to make a decision.
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Old 06-10-2011, 08:20 AM
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Re: new light mod

did you forget to link the pic??

I dont see anything
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Old 06-10-2011, 09:34 AM
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Re: new light mod

My bad.

http://blackflamecustoms.com/product...adlights-p-110
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Re: new light mod

I just don't think trimming the shrouds would be a good idea because I'm not painting them.

I'm sure the chrome is going to flake.
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Re: new light mod

appears to be the extended........but tough to tell

I buy all of my retro parts from TRS

if your trying to gauge it based on looks, take a look at my pic when I had them set in while the chrome was still all there:

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Re: new light mod

actually the pic you posted were regular shrouds.........they are smaller and the circular "rivets" around the projector cut off along the bottom

if you notice in my pics, the "rivets" are a full circle around the projector

that and the obvious larger circumference are the 2 only differences
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Re: new light mod

Wow. Thanks for the fast response because I'm about to call them and order RIGHT NOW.

I just don't think things will go smooth for me if I trim the shroud. What did you use? A dremel?

I really won't mind the regular E-46 shrouds if it's a small gap.

What do you think?
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Re: new light mod

tough to say man

all I can tell you is I had the regular shroud too

I HATED the way it fit

there was a gap along the bottom

the extended takes a SMALL amount of modification to get to fit, but visually, I think its worth it

as for the trimming

you do not trim the actual chrome

I used a dremel to cut the BACKSIDE of the chrome bezel so it sandwiches together more.....make sense???
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