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HIDs - Where to install ballast?

i'm thinking of doing a HID conversion (4300K) and i'm wondering where all those of you who have HID kits install the ballast?

pictures would be great! thanks!

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Re: HIDs - Where to install ballast?

i think there is an install guide on the sportsalfa pages. however i don't think the ballast is that big and on the gtv it fits behind the light unit. also try the hids4you website as i believe there are a couple of examples on there as well.

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Re: HIDs - Where to install ballast?

Mine are fitted under the plastic covers on the Spider. Pretty easy to fit. Will try and take some pics this weekend for you
BTW - HIDS look awesome through the lenses on the Spider. Super bright, blue and light the road like never before.
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Re: HIDs - Where to install ballast?

The ballasts can go anywhere they can cool. try to get them set so the fins point upwards. Main cause of ballast failure is overheating. Both BMW and Mercedes bolt direct to metalwork and use the body to dissipate heat. Next to the rad isn't ideal!


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