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Morimoto Mini help

i want to get a set for my 2004 but im uncertain what i need exactly it says there made for H1 or DS2 bulbs i i currently have 9006 DDM hids what will i need as far as bulbs and proper installation do i need some kind of adapter or do i just splice the wires ??? also what to do about the Bi-xenon considering my car is not.

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Re: Morimoto Mini help

You're gonna need new bulbs one way or another.
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Re: Morimoto Mini help

yeah i figured that much so do i just splice the wires or what i would prefer not to is there a 9006 to H1 or DS2 adapter ???
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Re: Morimoto Mini help

an H1 HID bulb still has the amphenol connectors. The bulb still has to go through your ballast

edit: and your factory 9006 connector connects straight into the ballast, right?

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Re: Morimoto Mini help

so all the connections are the same i just need to buy the bulbs and thats it ?? i was under the impression the connections were different.
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Re: Morimoto Mini help

the bulbs you're currently running have this type of connection between the bulb and ballast, right?

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Re: Morimoto Mini help

yes through a wire harness.
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Re: Morimoto Mini help

yeah your old ballasts should work with new h1 bulbs (but not d2s).
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Re: Morimoto Mini help

That pic was taken from an H1 HID bulb. If you get the morimoto minis, all you'd have to get would be the H1 HID bulb. A D2S bulb has a different connector, but you can always buy an amphenol to D2S connector. That's what I'm running on my TSX retro.
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Re: Morimoto Mini help

alright thats sounds good what brand is best philips.
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Re: Morimoto Mini help

Phillips and Osram are both good.
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