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After Market HID lights for '99

Any wisdom on the kits I see on eBay? I'm amused by the one that says it's "the good one, not that other bad one". They're a lot cheaper than Pelican stuff, but ...
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i bought the "mini" system from a guy in monterey park got it in 2 days, I got the 5k bulbs-I like them
I pulled the headlight assy and on the back of the door there are 3 tabs sticking out, clip those off and the ballast will fit nicely with some goop to hold it. I drilled a 1/2" hole for the wires and gooped that to seal it and it worked fine. took about 20 min ea. and cost was about $28 this was on my '03 ymmv
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Good info. Do you have the name of who sold it to you, any other particulars?
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I ran a decent HID kit ($150) in my Viper, then a super cheap HID kit ($40) in my M3. There is a difference in quality of light and parts. Both were significantly better than OEM non-HID.

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Thanks, just ordered 5k kit on eBay
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