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Old 10-22-2007, 10:12 PM
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Recantation...

Well, after my previous comment in the thread entitled "Headlights" about Silverstars (which im currently using) being pretty good for the money...I was visited by the headlight fairy...

This evening (almost dark), I got in my Lude, started it, put in my Maylene CD, put down the windows and opened the roof up...and finally, flicked on the fog lights and parking lights. I looked at the wall on the opposite side of the parking lot and thought of how cool my blue LEDs look...and hit the headlights...and BOOM. Not really a boom...more like an inaudible pop...and both headlights went out.

So basically, it was between my led parking lights, and fog lights to light my way home...unless i was alone, in which case id hit the high beams. So yea, Id like to recant my statement about silverstars being good and cross the line into Anti-Silverstar territory. Sorry...but..now on to the inevitable question...HIDs? Anyone? Any help?
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Old 10-22-2007, 10:34 PM
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F-in right man. They rock the chit man. But yea. help the man...i mean this guy...right here...
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I had silverstars too and they blew out aswell. But mine didnt blow out at the same time, they were like a month apart. I'd def say biggest waste of money i've spent on my car.
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what about Jlude? He said he was a retrofitter guy too...or am i just dumb?
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