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    Hi Guys

    Looking on the HIDs Direct website and there are several to choose from.

    What should I get?

    Colour wise, I am sticking to 5000k-ish mark but I am open to suggestions. Not looking for that over-blue tinge but a good white light.

    Moer importantly though, do I get 35w or 50w? Canbus-pro?? I have a full canbus.

    Cheers again guys

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    I got an 8k 50w kit. People say on here 8k is too blue but there less blue then my so called white led side light bulbs. But 6k 50w would be a safe bet for you... People will differ on opinion but my HID Direct kit as never put a foot wrong

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    I have a 35w 6k kit with warning cancellers. I carried the kit over from my non-canbus Hyundai Coupe hence the need for the cancellers. It gives a nice crisp light with an OEM tint of blue.

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    Remember the discount code Vec-c

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    http://www.hids-direct.co.uk/hid-con...its-p-445.html


    Asked myself all the same questions, and I brought the 50w 4300 and I can say I am very pleased with what I got.

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    got the 35w 6k ones on mine from hids-direct only problem ive had was a faulty ballast ,which they sorted out ,lots off light with just a tint off blue . khalid

    the vectra has gone , but not far away so ill still see it form time to time

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    Got mine from HIDS4US 2 years ago.

    The 6k 35w canbus pro ones (£67.49 total price inc P&P)

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    I got some 35w 5000k from hid direct

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    Thanks Guys, I will probably go with the 50w 4300 kit suggested by RobertHayMan

    And that code will come in handy too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by marc vectra sri View Post
    I got some 35w 5000k from hid direct
    Hi mate do you have any pics I've got the kit and 5000k and 4300k bulbs thanks

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