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i just installed my XTEC 6000K HIDs for my 6 today... and i'm loving it...

thank god everythin went smooth with the install, thanks to the howtos and stuff... and they lit up smooth!

anywho, my question was, to all the pplz that have HIDs installed... where all have you put ur ballasts and how have you kept them in place? coz' i found that the double sided stuff that came with it wasn't too good...

any ideas? post pics <3

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common now. where are you HID peeps?!


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Most people mount them in the stock ballast location, which is the underside of the inner plastic surround of the light. You&#39;ll see the spot, its ballast sized Zip ties should work to secure it, or just screw in to the plastic maybe?

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dammit. i put it by the chasis. where the resonater used to be.


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Doesn&#39;t really matter where you put them, as long as they are attached. Just move them next time you take the bumper off. Believe me, it&#39;ll happen sooner or later

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what&#39;ll happen sooner or later?


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You&#39;ll remove the bumper again.

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how safe is the ballasts... like from water etc?

i&#39;m not talkin&#39; about drenching them... like a lil splish splash...


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Should be fine, I doubt my water will get up there if the fender liners are in place.

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ahh ok, the sticky pad came loose, and its hanging by the zip tides


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