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      07-19-2010, 11:29 PM   #1
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+1 for Alphine HIDs

probably not worth a thread, but i just want to say i am satisfy with the 6000k Alphine HIDs Kit.

here is a shot i just took few mins ago.
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      07-21-2010, 08:18 AM   #2
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Lookd good, you should take few pics during a day, I'm interested to see what 6000s would look like.
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Lookd good, you should take few pics during a day, I'm interested to see what 6000s would look like.
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      07-21-2010, 11:08 AM   #5
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Heres a crappy pic i took with my phone during the day. Couldnt be happier, looks great in person.
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Looks great. What temp are those lights?
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Looks great. What temp are those lights?
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Very nice. I have the 6000k kit sitting in garage. Need to make the time to install. Thx again
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Very nice. I have the 6000k kit sitting in garage. Need to make the time to install. Thx again
If you have max 30 mins. then you'll get it done with ease. I did mine while I was at work!
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I only wish I had that opportunity. Doesnt exist for me. Its either a nightime project in garage after kids go to sleep or weekend. Both are difficult. Seeing your pics makes me want to just get it done tonight. Ive had the kit for 2 weeks.
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I only wish I had that opportunity. Doesnt exist for me. Its either a nightime project in garage after kids go to sleep or weekend. Both are difficult. Seeing your pics makes me want to just get it done tonight. Ive had the kit for 2 weeks.
I have a feeling your gonna do it tonight!!
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6000K on mine... I got the matching headlight bulbs too so at night, its like a glob of super white !



so bright, it even reflects off the water puddle
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Very nice daytime pics. Finally a good daytime pic of these things. I got the 6000k bulbs as well. Looking fwd to it
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Besides 6000K, what are the other available temperatures for the Alpine HID Angel Eyes?
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You guys motivated me so last night I did the install. Wasnt difficult. Also did the 6000k D1S bulbs and also swapped the turning bulbs with GP Thunders. These angel eye bulbs change the whole car. I love it. I cant believe what a difference. Took some daytime pics. Was an overcast drizzly day today but you get the idea. The lights dont bleed into each other in real life as they do on the photos. I just dont know the proper setup for the camera.
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What aftermarket main headlamp bulbs are people using here? I've found the color of the OEM bulbs pretty nicely white. It is just the OEM AE's that are way too yellow. Is the color improvement really there? Supplier, price?
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The OEM temperature is 4300k. There is a noticeable difference especially if you see them side by side. It's a nice mod.
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      09-12-2010, 01:34 AM   #19
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so my passenger side blew out few days ago......in what, like 2 months.......

i pmsed alex asking when he could send me a replacement, can you let me know when you will send them out?
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hey guys... i dont have the alpine kit but i am also running HID angels... perhaps if anyone else can report back on whether or not anyone has any yellowing of their rings, it would be much appreciated.

http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=422914
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