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Old 07-11-2009, 04:43 AM   #1
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noob lighting question...

i have a set of angel eyes headlights by DEPO on my car. but the bulbs shine yellow. how do i make them bright white?
is it just the bulbs themslelvs that need to be changed?
and also how do i make the halo's white as well.. is that also just a bulb replacement?
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Old 08-12-2009, 04:31 AM   #2
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Ive got the same headlight (they suck)

I'm changing the bulbs to xenon bulbs (with HID ballasts), to get the headlights brighter/whiter.

and yes you can change the bulbs (really unnoticeable improvement for the amount of work required), OR you can upgrade to CCFL or better yet LED angle eyes - for a really bright look.

I've done this all on my car, and I'd be willing to do it on yours.

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Old 08-12-2009, 09:55 PM   #3
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Do you mean the daytime running lights that are yellow??
Right now there's no real fix... even with Xenesis I've heard a lot of my customers are not satisfied as they claim to put out the same kelvin as HID's.

We carry the new 80LED angel eyes if you plan to upgrade.

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Old 08-22-2009, 01:06 AM   #4
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The best way to get the most output for your money is to put in a set of real HID lights in your car. Spending money on the blue coated bulbs is a waste of money and actually kills your lighting output.

For your daytime running lights you can always put in the blue bulbs to give that whiter look as if you have the HID setup in your low beams, that is more than enough light you ever will need especially if you put in the 55W setup in your car.

For your halos in your DEPO headlights, right now it is running on a LED bulbs to light them up hence why they look yellow. In order to get them pure white, the most cost effective way is to buy the CCFL and put in the rings themselves inside the angel eyes in your headlights themselves.
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Old 08-22-2009, 02:12 AM   #5
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On my personal vehicle I have the "blue bulbs" to give a whiter look but they really still don't look white.
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