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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-09-2006, 11:39 AM Thread Starter
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When Nando and Gremlyn and I were installing my fogs last weekend, we kinda discussed the possibility of HID's in the lower fogs.

A few problems though,

1. The bulb is an H1, but it sits in a housing that almost makes it seem like a 9007 bulb.
2. There is very little room between the end of the standard bulb and the reflector cover in the front.
3. It is a reflector system instead of a projector system like our headlights.

Has anyone done it, and how? Or, does anyone have any ideas??

And yes, I have already searched.


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not 100% following what the need would be, but with the way the housing is built, i do not think it would be feasable. as i remember looking at tims when i installed his, and i did not think that would work with the size of the housings, meaning, it looked like the bulb would hit the inside of the housing. i would suggest against it honestly.


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yep, clearance was one of the major things, but also the fact that HIDs are not meant to be reflected...


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