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    Hi want to know if anybody knows the size of hole you need to cut into the cap I have done 18 but is to small for the plugs something tells me its 21 but don't want to go to big and before anyone says there for my fogs and I have washers and self leveling suspension for afl

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    standard hole size for hids main headlight cap is 25mm

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    Yep 25mm it is

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    Sorry about the hijack, why do you need to have self leveling suspension and headlight washers to make HIDs legal on your car?

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    Thanks guys

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    All sorted fitted and caps on thanks guys brightens up the road

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    22mm from memory

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    Quote Originally Posted by Andyjarvis View Post
    Sorry about the hijack, why do you need to have self leveling suspension and headlight washers to make HIDs legal on your car?
    So that the beam is always aligned correctly and the lense is clean. Both devices stop other road users from being dazzled.

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    Quote Originally Posted by byebyeitsagsi View Post
    Both devices stop other road users from being dazzled.
    In theory, yes.

    In the real world however......

    Especially ones fitted to 4x4 vehicles.

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