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There's a sticker on these that states no Hid's and that's because of the plastic lenses melting as the Hid's give off a lot of heat I mean they get red hot!!
 

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There's a sticker on these that states no Hid's and that's because of the plastic lenses melting as the Hid's give off a lot of heat I mean they get red hot!!
Mmmm hid bulbs run less heat than a standard halogen
Unless there 55w hids and there the same as 55w halogens
They maybe 3 times brighter but most kits are 35w meaning there cooler
The reason the lens is marked no hids is you will find the cut off (or beam line) doesnt level out on the n/s it probably kicks up to the left and doesnt stop going up
Hid beam images kick up lightly then relevel to form a nearly flat beam image right across Like the pic below
 

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The new MOT rules coming in 2012 state that all HID headlights must be self-levelling and have wash lights. Remains to be seen how these rules will be followed by the average MOT centre...
100% right
And at the end of the day if testers dont want to follow the legislation thats upto them
Those who dont can obviously afford to loose there jobs as testers T:
 
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