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post #1 of 12 Old 12-18-2013, 09:27 PM Thread Starter
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Talking BI-Xenon HID's in projector housing headlights ...any ideas

hey fellas i have aftermarket headlight housings but i want to put back in my HID headlights .. i know it looks like crap because its the reflector housing and not the projector housing so does anyone know any good ones i could find and it would be pretty easy to install in my 01 F-250 7.3
if i could i would want the halo projector led ones but i need a good set up so anyone a pro show me or give me some ideas on what setup i need
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Mts678 has a pretty awesome right up about retrofitting projectors. May look into that.

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Thanks! Link is in my sig. Also look at tonygt97, he wrote up a thread too

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You need either the 03 clear lenses or just get the 05-07 headlights and retro those

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hey fellas i have aftermarket headlight housings but i want to put back in my HID headlights .. i know it looks like crap because its the reflector housing and not the projector housing so does anyone know any good ones i could find and it would be pretty easy to install in my 01 F-250 7.3
if i could i would want the halo projector led ones but i need a good set up so anyone a pro show me or give me some ideas on what setup i need
Just realized we were talking in another thread

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Just realized we were talking in another thread
lol yeah we was and so u said get the 03 clear lens and just add a projector in that like u said and showed on your link
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but it seems like a lot of work to me though i do do a lot of hands on things with wiring and maintenance on the truck along with like add-ons and what not but these headlight retrofitting dill seems like a lot of work and since I've never really done it .. i feel like i might mess-up nore do i know how to set up a projector inside the housing and what to hold it in and so on and so on .. i wish you could make a vid on how to for this topic on my kind of truck lol
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but it seems like a lot of work to me though i do do a lot of hands on things with wiring and maintenance on the truck along with like add-ons and what not but these headlight retrofitting dill seems like a lot of work and since I've never really done it .. i feel like i might mess-up note do i know how to set up a projector inside the housing and what to hold it in and so on and so on .. i wish you could make a vid on how to for this topic on my kind of truck lol
It really isn't alot of work. You split em open, attach the projectors, paint if desired, close em up. Bada bing bada boom!

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You need either the 03 clear lenses or just get the 05-07 headlights and retro those
also i already have aftermarket headlight housing as you can see in this photo if that makes any much of a difference .. its a clear lens and i just have a black housing around it for a nice effect
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ahhh okay and is this the set up you got on your truck now?
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