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jdcollins86 10-09-2010 09:26 PM

OEM HIDs???
 
what type of bulb does the OEM HIDS take? the temp is right around 4500 right??? Im about to order a kit for my fogs and i want to make sure they match. thanks

DAVY27 10-09-2010 10:13 PM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
Bulbs are 9006 and 4500 should be the closest match to OEM

GR33N D3M0N 10-09-2010 10:15 PM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
^^^Dave, i think the OEM HIDs take DS1 bulbs...if im not mistaken... let me double check

EDIT: its D1S bulbs (checked the sylvania site...)

DAVY27 10-09-2010 10:21 PM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
woops...yea the oem hids are D1S. 9006 for the non HID peeps. Good looking out Moe!

GR33N D3M0N 10-09-2010 10:22 PM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
no prob!!

Scottina06 10-09-2010 10:26 PM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
its gonna be hard to get a perfect match becasue the headlights are projectors and the fogs arent....

jdcollins86 10-10-2010 12:49 AM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
if i was to get new bulbs for my hids the fogs still wouldn't match??? whats the whitest out put i can get?

GR33N D3M0N 10-10-2010 12:51 AM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
whitest is 4300, hes just saying u cant compare a projected light to a non projected light...

jdcollins86 10-10-2010 01:30 AM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
thanks

Mike_Levy 10-10-2010 03:16 AM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
You can change the color of the stock lights without changing the bulbs though to get them closer to matching. Thats what most people don't know.

If you bend the sheilds inside the projectors, you change where the color gets cutoff, so by bending it slightly towards the bulbs, you can normally get more color.

jdcollins86 10-10-2010 03:22 AM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
will that mess up the actual light output??? how far do you have to bend them

CherokeeOnToyos 10-10-2010 03:30 AM

Re: OEM HIDs???
 
Just swap out the D1S bulbs while you're at it. Get a 5000k hid kit for your foglights and order some replacement 5000k D1S bulbs from the same company to ensure they match. I did that with my challenger's lights and the color matches even though the fog lights aren't projectors.


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