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Offline karl_tate

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« on: June 13, 2008, 05:57:17 PM »
well i was sick of the poor lighting and quality of the lights that were in there so start a little project (can be seen here for the members http://www.mazdarotaryclub.com/forums/showthread.php?t=49830)

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« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2008, 06:02:49 PM »
WOW they look a bit crazy !!
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« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2008, 06:03:32 PM »
Very nicely done tater :Thumbs-up

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« Reply #3 on: June 14, 2008, 12:45:24 AM »
cheers guys, spend a few hours making the brackets and getting them setup but really happy with the result.
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« Reply #4 on: June 14, 2008, 02:46:17 AM »
They look very well alright... Loooking to change mine soon enough too as the light from the is ****e! Need new covers for mine too...

Do they light up the road well?? Mine only seem to light up 2 feet in front of the car! Was wondering if i do chage them will it make much of a difference!

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« Reply #5 on: June 14, 2008, 09:56:03 AM »
how are you finding visibility with them now mate?  ive been mulling over a set of sleek lights for age but every set ive looked into dosent have a good beam pattern or visibility
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« Reply #6 on: June 14, 2008, 10:00:14 AM »
they light the road up great now, the lights are out of a punto mk2 and then converted them to HID\'s.

i borrowed the tester they use for MOT\'s to check the beam pattern and set them all up with that.
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« Reply #7 on: June 14, 2008, 12:24:38 PM »
I like them.....good work! I like your car Karl...nice colour!

What horsepower gains did you make when you plumbed the mug into your engine setup? :D
Turned into the worst part of my life....my precious fd3 has gone, but never forgotten....roll on a new life!!!!

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« Reply #8 on: June 14, 2008, 07:07:09 PM »
looks really nice mate, say have u stil got ur old lamps?

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« Reply #9 on: June 25, 2008, 06:32:25 PM »
forgot about this thread,

little update, took it to a MOT station just to see if they would pass as its due soon and what i suspected, passed, wwwhhhaaayy :D :D

i didnt actually see the cup on the battery, i had to go back and have a look what you were on about lol.

do you mean old lamps as in standard ones??
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« Reply #10 on: June 25, 2008, 08:12:05 PM »
yes mate the normal driving lights that was in the c west kit.

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« Reply #11 on: June 25, 2008, 11:00:09 PM »
yeh i still have them, not quite sure you can see in the pic but the passenger one was cracked
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« Reply #12 on: June 25, 2008, 11:20:44 PM »
o dam, i was lookin for a set for mine lol

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« Reply #13 on: June 27, 2008, 04:17:18 PM »
What colour temperature and bulb size did you use

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« Reply #14 on: June 27, 2008, 05:21:38 PM »
they are 8000k and the bulb fitment is H7 which is the standard fitment size for the punto lights.
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