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Re: Xentec slim ballast question

sorry...didnt mean it that way...it was more for other members that may search for this later. Just wantyed to get it out there...so to say...LOL


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Old 09-21-2009, 01:44 PM
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sorry...didnt mean it that way...it was more for other members that may search for this later. Just wantyed to get it out there...so to say...LOL


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Oh no, I didn't take any offense, lol.

What is a good cut-off height to aim for (inches off ground)...?
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Re: Xentec slim ballast question

its more of an oval shape that a straight line matt... i can try taking a pic on a flat wall and measure the feet away
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its more of an oval shape that a straight line matt... i can try taking a pic on a flat wall and measure the feet away
Well I guess there will need to be two measurements right...?

1) distance from front bumper and wall (garage)
2) distance from ground to top of light cutoff (on wall or garage)
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Re: Xentec slim ballast question

exactly!!!
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Old 09-21-2009, 02:02 PM
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Gotcha... if any of you guys can recommend a proper distance for the above two measurements that would be great! I guess I could always measure the factory halogens and then mimic that.
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Re: Xentec slim ballast question

that would be a great start! i forgot to do that

i just left mine where they are and haven't had any issues
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Re: Xentec slim ballast question

I would adjust it down a couple inches and go from there. You will get flashes if its too high.....

You will get flashed anyway.....but you kinda have to find the sweet spot on your own....
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that would be a great start! i forgot to do that

i just left mine where they are and haven't had any issues
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I would adjust it down a couple inches and go from there. You will get flashes if its too high.....

You will get flashed anyway.....but you kinda have to find the sweet spot on your own....
Gotcha. Yeah I just don't want to be excessively blinding people.
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Re: Xentec slim ballast question

i also tested it afterwards by getting in my mom's 300 and then have her drive behind me...
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Old 09-21-2009, 02:19 PM
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i also tested it afterwards by getting in my mom's 300 and then have her drive behind me...
...and?

Roughly how much adjusting did you end up doing?
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