If you’re new to the aftermarket lighting world you’re probably wondering why all of the colors are abbreviated with a “K” symbol at the end (e.g. 3,000K… 8,000K). And why are the colors rated as numbers? And does the higher … Continue reading What does the K mean with HID kits? HID Color Explained
Many people nowadays are installing aftermarket HID and/or LED conversion kits in their headlights and fog lights. These new conversion kits use an external power booster, called a Ballast for HID setups and a Driver for LED setups. Both of these external power supplies do similar functions, but technically they are quite different. Also, both of these products create RFI (Radio Frequency Interference); in fact every electronic device ever made creates RFI, but there are different types of this electrical interference. Sometimes when installing an LED conversion kit or an HID conversion kit in your vehicle the result can be … Continue reading How to Remove Radio Interference Using Ferrite Coils for HID and LED Headlights
The 2013 Dodge Ram is available from your local Dodge dealer with optional factory-installed projector headlights with infra-red/halogen light bulbs. Many people wonder why they didn’t come with factory HID lighting, and even more people are curious if it’s even possible to install an HID conversion kit on this truck! There’s no guess work involved anymore. The GTR Lighting GEN 3 or GEN 4 HID ballasts are plug and play on Dodge Ram trucks. You can follow the process step by step to see exactly what parts to use and how the install is actually done! We found that using … Continue reading How to install HIDs in 2013 Dodge Ram with Projector Headlights
I recently had the pleasure of getting my hands on a new Xentec HID kit for testing and review purposes and my expectations were met… however my expectations were that the Xentec product would be complete and total garbage. Today you can find a complete single beam, 35w HID Kit for sale on eBay for a mere $29.50 shipped from California to anywhere in the United States. Let’s do the math… the cheapest ground shipping for a 2 pound package from CA to NY would cost roughly $5 by shipping through the United States Postal Service using the Parcel Post … Continue reading Xentec HID Ballast Review – What does waterproof mean?