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Vrbovsky 12-11-2011 07:34 PM

Headlights???
 
SO....... I bought a set of DEPO "brand" headlights for a couple hundred bucks, the arrived in good shape and looked pretty cool until.... I removed the lenses to have a closer look at the "angel eyes" and shattered most of the clips and plastic parts...

my conclusion; Depos are cheap as hell and not what I want on my car. are there any dealers out there that sell good QUALITY glass lights? I saw Dj Auto but they seem like effing junk too. Truner Motors has a set of hellas for 700$+ but that seems a bit much. what do?

Vrbovsky 12-11-2011 07:56 PM

forget it. just found an old thread about ZKWs

Giormelo 12-11-2011 10:44 PM

Did the angel eye shatter or did the clips for lens shatter?

SiR 12-12-2011 12:37 PM

you risk cracking the plastic on ANY headlight you get. incl zkws.

noodles101 12-12-2011 01:28 PM

buy used zkws... hard to come across tho.

Vrbovsky 12-12-2011 11:25 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by SiR (Post 1539037)
you risk cracking the plastic on ANY headlight you get. incl zkws.

LOL you must know me! I'm a friggin brute when it comes to the finer points of getting things to fit. I usually force things. the DEPOs lasted about 5 min in my hands. *thmbsdwn*

Vrbovsky 12-12-2011 11:36 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Giormelo (Post 1538979)
Did the angel eye shatter or did the clips for lens shatter?

not at first.. then I smashed them with a hammer, that's why I cant have anything nice.

ismail 12-13-2011 12:14 AM

Awesome! ....if it doesnt fit...go Tarzan on it! *th-up*

EuroSpec_92 12-13-2011 01:33 AM

LMAOOOOOO depos are good for the price :P

SiR 12-13-2011 11:21 AM

lol ya headlights arent something you can just MAKE fit together ;)

richie_s999 12-31-2011 03:52 AM

I have a set of depo's I was going to sell off as parts, one of the clip points on the side where the signal light clips on is brokem, other then that they are all there.

PM me if your interested in the units.

Vrbovsky 12-31-2011 09:46 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by richie_s999 (Post 1541644)
I have a set of depo's I was going to sell off as parts, one of the clip points on the side where the signal light clips on is brokem, other then that they are all there.

PM me if your interested in the units.

Please read original post...

"my conclusion; Depos are cheap as hell and not what I want on my car."

Ceeker 12-31-2011 10:35 AM

yea, the hella's are pricey new but the quality is unmatched. Yes that is about the going rate for brand new Hella's.

remember....you get what you pay for.. :-)

slemmer 12-31-2011 11:08 AM

Can you help me crack some lobsters tonight :D

Vrbovsky 12-31-2011 05:04 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by slemmer (Post 1541655)
Can you help me crack some lobsters tonight :D

depos are much cheaper and easier to break than lobster *wiggle*


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