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Old 11-21-2011, 08:22 PM
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Halo HID Projector Lights Installed - Pics needed

I'm debating on upgrading my headlights to the 05-07 Superduty factory lights or going complete aftermarket with a Sypder (or similiar) Halo Project kit with HID lights.

Like these:

SonarŽ Halo Projector Headlights 00 04 Ford Excursion Gen.2 Style

Problem is, I can't find any pics of these angel eye style of lights on the Excursion.

Can people post pics so we can compare against the 05+ Ford lights? Any feedback on there like or dislike compared to stock?
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Old 11-21-2011, 08:31 PM
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as with any aftermarket Halo style headlights its a hit and miss on the quality. i had the same setup on my 01 F150 Harley with 6k HIDs. it wasnt like the OEM quality where it was nice and crisp compared to like an AUDI style halo/projector. but it was good enough upgrade to the stock style lights. for $177 bucks shipped is a good deal. i say its a must if your upgrading your lights to HIDS.




as you see in this pic..there is still a bit of light scattering. but not as bad as having the stock headlights.
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Any pics of the actual halo headlights installed on a Super Duty or X?
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Any pics of the actual halo headlights installed on a Super Duty or X?
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Sweet, thanks. Looks good as expected. What projector headlights are you running? How long? Fit & Quality experiences?

Other please post more!!
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that pic is not mine lol just found it on google. but i assume the fit is almost like factory.
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I have an 05 with HID's and love them. Super easy install. Just plug and play. I have the 4300k ones because I just wanted the whitest light and didn't want any blue. FWIW they work fine in the stock headlights.
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yep if anyone is in the market for HIDs. i bought these same ones from this seller on ebay for all of my vehicles. its actually on sale right now. $34.99 shipped

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Sweet, thanks. Looks good as expected. What projector headlights are you running? How long? Fit & Quality experiences?

Other please post more!!
That is my old Excursion.... a 2000, XLT

Those fake projector style were the worst lights I've ever owned. Almost embarrassed to admit I owned them. They had the worse beam pattern, and it was hard to keep them out of oncoming vehicles eyes. Too blinding. I didn't have them on there very long and ended up swapping them out with newer FORD factory lenses.

However, I also now run a retrofitted stock headlight (actually, these are Eagle Eyes - with a Hella HID projector retrofit). And boy... they work great. However, with the low beam cutoff... it's pretty frustrating as you can't read street signs. You've got to blip the high beam.

Here's what I'm referring to;






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retrofit headlight (nice one)

Those looks very nice ...Did you actually install the retrofit or bought it like that ...i know it is an old tread ,but those are the once i like...
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