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Got my HID's from DDM tuning and very easy install and well worth the money. man them things are bright.

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Got mine yesterday. Rainny weekend coming so i will install em then. Were they easy to put in?
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oh yeah. took me 60min to do headlights and fogs. super easy

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hey do you all know what the difference is with the slim case and the regular hid ballast with the DDMs? I know the digital difference but what does that mean, what are all you guys running?

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I got the slim balast im not sure the differance but was told by more then one person so go with the slims. And yes very easy i just did the headlights and was done in about 20 min.

2008 F-350 Lariet 6.4L 170,000 km spartan tuned 275 daily
2006 yamaha Vmax
2003 F-350 XLT 6.0L just bought 215,000 km all stock for now.
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Ordered the Slim ballast 6k 55 watt two days ago, looking forward to this! Am also eyeing twin 7 inch Kragens for fog lights since my truck didn't come with them installed.

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What watt bulbs would you reccomend?

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I just ordered 55w 6000k for high/lo headlights and 35w 5000k for fogs, cant wait to get them in. Ordered from DDM

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Depends were you drive mostly. If you were in the city lots i would say 35 watt so you dont piss ppl off.

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2006 yamaha Vmax
2003 F-350 XLT 6.0L just bought 215,000 km all stock for now.
2003 suzuki 1000 GSX-R
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how did you all know what to order...the combinations are limitless. Is there a guide that anyone found?
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