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Old 07-08-2009, 11:09 AM
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pics look great bro!!! have you had any issues with the dual led bulbs? few people here are having issues with them not working properly. How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

yeah i have seen the youndmedic pics and they are bright!!!

i agree with you, i wouldn't want to epoxy anything in the lights! hopefully you can work something out! please keep us informed on that!
I have no issues with my bulbs. I'm willing to bet I know what the problem is with most of the guys. I'll check it out.
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Re: My HID Install

great!!! thanks!!! hopefully you can figure out the issue
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Wow... amazing install - so clean. I'm assuming you had to make your own wiring to have the lengths that you needed?

Makes me want to redo mine.
Yes, all the wiring is custom length, except for the ballast wiring, which cannot be shortened.
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nice work man! How long did it take you?
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Re: My HID Install

Do you have any issues with the hid highs? To flash people do you have issues because the hid warm up's?
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Old 07-08-2009, 11:21 AM
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nice work man! How long did it take you?
1st go-around: 6 hours

2nd go-around: 4 hours
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Old 07-08-2009, 11:40 AM
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Re: My HID Install

Wow! I love the install man! I love the OCD wiring... I'm the same way, lol.
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Old 07-08-2009, 11:47 AM
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Do you have any issues with the hid highs? To flash people do you have issues because the hid warm up's?
TBH, the highs are mainly just for show. The only time I (can) use them is on the loneliest of roads. The low beams project more than enough light for pretty much any driving situation I might encounter. I already get flashed occasionally with the low beams. It is like instant flash if I have my highs on.

If I flash someone, it does get their attention because HID's flash to full brightness when you first flick them on as the bulb arc "ignites". But yes, the warm up time is about 10 seconds. If I drive with them on and get them warmed up, I can flick them off and flick them back on within about 20 seconds without any noticeable brightness reduction.

However, I think we all know that this isn't good for the HID components. HID's are meant to come on and stay on. Repeated on/off switching will make them fail, or so I've been told. My experience with HID lights (5 years or so by now) is that even if you abuse HID lights, they will still outlast most halogens. They are just more expensive to replace when they do fail.

To date, I have NEVER experienced a failure of any HID component. This includes ballasts, bulbs, ignitors, relays, etc. NEVER!!!
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Great +reps for you my friend...
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LOL, I just noticed your avatar, Swagga. I love that Chapelle episode!!! Tyrone is hilarious! Did you ever see the Fear Factor one?
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No but i'm going to look it up now. LMAO

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Yeah, that was a pretty good episode...

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OMG, that is so funny.
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