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Old January 18th, 2012, 07:51 PM   #1
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I've had my PIAA 520's for a few years now and the rivets for the mounting brackets became really loose.
Two replacements later (Thanks PIAA), Here I am.
I ordered a 3000K HID kit with H1 bulbs.



Stock 85 Watt PIAA Halogen.


3000K 35 Watt HID.


Now to get the back of the bulb to fit in the housing and run the wires out of the small hole in the back.
I'm going to try to cut the plastic on the back of the bulb.
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Old January 19th, 2012, 01:39 AM   #2
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nice work, how were you able to get ahold of piaa? Had problems with my lights and they never returned an email or call??
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Old January 19th, 2012, 01:46 AM   #3
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I called the number on their website during their normal business hours.

PIAA CORPORATION, USA
3004 NE 181st Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97230
Telephone: 1-800-525-7422, 503-489-6666
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Thanks, btw youll really piss some people off with those! i get flashed all the time for mine cant imagine how bright those will be
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I don't plan to use these while driving in the city.
People already flash their brights all the time because of my 6000K headlights.
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Old January 19th, 2012, 06:08 AM   #6
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Well, I think I'm going to give up on this idea and just run the stock bulbs.
I don't want to cut in to the housing and I destroyed one of the bulbs trying to cut the plastic part back.
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