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Old 11-25-2009, 01:57 PM
Bighomedog11 Bighomedog11 is offline
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Originally Posted by smakes View Post
it is a 9007. i have the same gen truck
Yepp it is
I am just going to buy those bulbs and give them a shot.. Because different people like different things.. And i am also a teenager so i might like them
97"Ford Ranger 2.3L

Mods: Headlights 8k HIDs, Green Fogs HIDs, FlowMaster 40 Series, Tails lights, Shaved Tail gate,Roll pan, 5/6 lowered, Ibeams, 2in coils, Flip kit, Honda Metallic Paint

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Old 11-25-2009, 05:41 PM
Vince M Vince M is offline
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Default Try a REAL Headlamp Upgrade...

The problem with most older vehicles is the increased resistance in the wiring harness causing a voltage drop to your headlamps. A voltage drop of .5 volts can degrade performance by 30%. Install a relay system to power your Headlights, this will give full voltage to your lights and keep your switch from dying. Install Quality headlamps from a reputable manufacturer, add the relays and aim your headlights, the improvement is amazing.

Most older vehicle headlight reflectors do not have the correct pattern for HID bulbs increasing off-pattern glare, same with "cool" cheap blue headlamps. True HIDs require a different reflector/lens assembly from halogens.
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