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2013 Mazda 3 HID Install

Just finished installing my HID kits into my Mazda 3 headlamps. I have to say I love the results! Did not experience any flickering and they provide the nice white 6000K light. If anyone has any suggestions of what I could change or do better let me know!

I realize the kit I bought is not a top dollar kit, but it works fine for my budget. It actually looked pretty well put together compared to others I have purchased online. Here are some photos:





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why did u put the Ballasts where u stuck them and not behind the front bumper?

Looks odd where u stuck them...lol


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why did u put the Ballasts where u stuck them and not behind the front bumper?

Looks odd where u stuck them...lol
Behind the front bumper is where I put them on my genwon. Can't see any of the wiring at all where they are mounted, so with the hood up it looks factory.

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Try not to mount the ballast on plastic as they get hot. Mount or strap them to the metal frame. Your lights look good. :thumbup:

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Thanks for the tips. It was a little hard for me to see where a good place to mount was, but perhaps I will do a little more searching for a more "inconspicuous" spot.

I have a picture of the lights on the open road that I will post as well. Very nice coverage and brightness.
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