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#1 Jdubs99

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Posted 20 November 2007 - 10:27 PM

I keep hearing the term, but what does it mean? Is it the actual mounting of the lighting hardware?
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Posted 20 November 2007 - 11:18 PM

yes. it's mounting hid projectors in your headlight's housing
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Posted 21 November 2007 - 01:55 AM

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Posted 21 November 2007 - 10:12 AM

Taking any OEM HID or LED part and "retrofitting" it into your housings to make it function.

Most commonly OEM projectors into a car with halogen reflectors or halogen projectors
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Posted 26 November 2007 - 03:52 AM

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