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Unread 03-08-2013, 08:06 AM   #1
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spyder v3's and hid

Ok guys, I have some spyder v3 projectors with ccfl halo's installed on my jeep. I also have a ddm tuning 55watt 5000k hid kit installed also. I am wondering if these headlights are made for hid kits? One thing that I noticed is that the cutoff point almost has like a purple blue line to it. Is that normal or do I need to swap out the projectors in these headlight housings?

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Unread 03-08-2013, 08:33 AM   #2
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They are not designed for HIDs. They are halogen projectors as you can tell by the hot spots they produce.
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Unread 03-08-2013, 08:38 AM   #3
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You would have to retrofit for actual HID projectors. Retrofitsourcd is a good place. Google it. Morimoto mini are easy cheap and great!

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Unread 03-08-2013, 11:08 AM   #4
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Yeah mine has that purple line as well, I just don't care.
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Unread 03-08-2013, 12:30 PM   #5
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Is the installation easy for retrofitting hid's?
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Unread 03-08-2013, 01:41 PM   #6
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The headlights in question fit the OEM bulb
Get HIDs that fit the OEM bulb size
they are plug and play. If you want them to last a long time, perhaps invest in a HID wiring harness so the ballasts get consistant voltage and die out prematurely.
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Unread 03-08-2013, 03:17 PM   #7
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I already have a DDM tuning HID kit with the spyder v3 headlight assemblies. What I am curious about is the installation of the Morimoto mini?
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Unread 03-08-2013, 09:46 PM   #8
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Ok well my bad I saw it was from a competing forum so the link was messed with. Anyways google how to do it several sites will come up

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