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    Has anyone put HID's in low and full beam? as ordered them last night but thinking about doing high beam as well?

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    don't know if anyone has done it m8....if you did you wouldn't be able to flash anymore(the lights)and they would take a few secs to reach full light output aswell

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    lol there goes my dogging then haha

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    Quote Originally Posted by Morephun View Post
    if you did you wouldn't be able to flash anymore(the lights)
    Wondered where I was going wrong when I flashed other drivers then got immediately arrested...

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    damn forgot to order mine today, ****** wife giving me a list of jobs to do and i forgot gggrrrr

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    When starting my lights up, they go full power for about 1/4 of a second, then dim and slowly return to full power over about 1 & 1/2 sec, so dunno if putting 'em in for full beam would be a good idea!

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    I hardly ever used my full beam when I fitted my HID's - there really wasn't any need...

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    are they any good in fog lights?

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    Quote Originally Posted by andy_hare View Post
    are they any good in fog lights?
    Look good, but don't put out enough light to be of any use do to the design of the fog light itself...

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    I've read elsewhere that HIDs don't like being turned on and off at frequent intervals as it shortens their life, so apart from the comments already that they have a slow start up time, that would be another reason for not to use them as high beams.

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