2010 gt hatch hid assembly swap - Mazda3 Forums : The #1 Mazda 3 Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-10-2013, 09:34 PM Thread Starter
Short Track Racer
 
Stickertuner's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: Kennewick Washington
Posts: 153
Question 2010 gt hatch hid assembly swap

Hey there guys

Wondering if I can swipe some 2011 or 12 hid assemblies and swap them w mine cuz I want that blue ring around the hid projector thing . I have the hid's in my 2010 already (oem ).. Anyone know if this works?

14' Mazda3/axela corksport short ram intake + 2 1/4" muffler delete.
Stickertuner is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-28-2013, 07:12 PM
Go-Kart Driver
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Rockford, MN
Posts: 84
There are a couple types of assemblies that have the blue ring around. Mine is a SkyActiv NON-HID pictured below:


As for swapping them out, I'm sure the assemblies will fit just fine in your GT hatch (Mine's a hatch, too) but as for fitment of the HID bulbs inside these assemblies, I cannot confirm they'll fit in the assembly like mine.

Or were you referring to these?

If you were talking about these, I'm sure they're just a direct swap. HID with mirror reflection for hi-beam function and an interior LED/incandescent DRL.

Last edited by k.trazy; 08-28-2013 at 07:19 PM.
k.trazy is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-28-2013, 07:43 PM
Short Track Racer
 
MotorGraphic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Omaha, NE
Posts: 247
I don't know the cost of the newer style HID headlamps but if your looking at New OEM headlights, get ready for sticker shock!

My '07 was in an accident recently and the drivers side HID needs to be replaced. The dealer quoted $975 and that did not include mounting brackets. Good thing her insurance is paying for it.

If your just wanting a blue ring, why not just disassemble your current headlights and paint them?


If anything can go wrong, Fix it! (To hell with Murphy!)


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Last edited by MotorGraphic; 08-28-2013 at 07:44 PM. Reason: text edit
MotorGraphic is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mazda3 Forums : The #1 Mazda 3 Forum > Technical / Model / Performance > 2010-2013 Exterior Lighting

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mazda3 Forums : The #1 Mazda 3 Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



  LinkBacks (?)
LinkBack to this Thread: http://www.mazda3forums.com/673-2010-2013-exterior-lighting/472465-2010-gt-hatch-hid-assembly-swap.html
Posted By For Type Date
2010-2013 Exterior Lighting [Archive] - Mazda3 Forums : The #1 Mazda 3 Forum This thread Refback 09-29-2015 04:05 AM

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
HID Headlight Assembly - Speed3 Gen1 keke For Sale | M3F 2 07-16-2011 02:54 AM
Factory HID assembly.. Missing dust cap?? Symbiote Spider-Fan 2004-2009 Exterior Lighting 3 05-01-2011 03:36 PM
HID Assembly. Alfa95 2004-2009 Exterior Lighting 1 02-19-2005 01:49 PM
HID Clean Cut-Off & Projector Assembly walsh 2004-2009 Exterior Lighting 2 01-09-2005 05:44 PM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome
8