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Old 04-08-2006   #1  
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@ Autobacs today







New mods.

HFP rear lip
Honda OEM LHD Civic Type R HID Projectors
(TSX Ballasts, Projectors, 4100k phillips.)

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8/28/06



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looks good man...though ur missing the reflector on the front bumper
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is it just me or did you change the headlights from 02 to 04+ SI heads? i always thought you had the 02 heads, and the reflector on the right bumper is missing as stated. nevertheless, your ride is very well put together. those HIDs are HOT
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is it just me or did you change the headlights from 02 to 04+ SI heads? i always thought you had the 02 heads, and the reflector on the right bumper is missing as stated. nevertheless, your ride is very well put together. those HIDs are HOT
04 Civic Type R HID OEM headlights...
Yes, I have 2003.

Both of reflectors are missing, one of them is broken.
Took both of them out.
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great looking ride man.....lights are very nice too!!! is that a good cut off line for the hid's? i have no idea
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very nice, i like the clean look you got there, love the kit!
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yes thats an awesome cutoff
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wow dont change anything
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dang thats sweet! Sorry to see the ding on the trunk. Its time to go carbon fiber.
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I got those rims on my car. Props!
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oh what about the front bumper reflector? are you getting one?
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the HID projector is awesome!
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i second that...love your HID and projector...
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is there a projector for the regular civics like that? guess not oh well
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wow dude, that is friggin sweet!!! the HFP package is looking good as ever, and that cutoff is daaaamn cleeaaaan and sexy....
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Nice z-lines on the projectors! For once somebody on this site went HID and did it properly with a complete retrofit, no more rebased DS2 bulbs in stock reflectors and loads of glare. Props for a good job!
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Nice z-lines on the projectors! For once somebody on this site went HID and did it properly with a complete retrofit, no more rebased DS2 bulbs in stock reflectors and loads of glare. Props for a good job!
his isn't a retrofit. it's all OEM from a LHD CTR.

regardless, the egg is looking great (minus the missing reflector and the dent in the trunk).
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ya seriously the best egg i've seen. makes me want one now
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Thanks for comments.

Dent on truck, yea.. I could probably pop it out myself.
Didn't have free time to do.

I took apart headlights yesterday and projectors are identical as TSX's.
Retrofit can achieve output like that.

Planning to get replacement markers soon.

Need new tires or new set of wheels.. coming soon in couple weeks.
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Nope, 04+ headilghts are similar without projectors..

For CF trunk, Maybe.
Not too crazy about cf trunk, they do look good, but i rather put that money towards brembo 5 lug swap.

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yup, TSX projectors. Clean car!
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Its come a LONG way since i saw it a long time ago. Dont know if you remember but, congrats man.
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his isn't a retrofit. it's all OEM from a LHD CTR.
You're both right--it's an OEM retrofit from a CTR. Retrofit implies OEM.

I think you need to adjust the rear camber on your car--unless it's a track-only car, you're wearing down your tires. Headlights are very nice.
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Its come a LONG way since i saw it a long time ago. Dont know if you remember but, congrats man.
Yup, been awhile.
Where have you been heh.
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You're both right--it's an OEM retrofit from a CTR. Retrofit implies OEM.

I think you need to adjust the rear camber on your car--unless it's a track-only car, you're wearing down your tires. Headlights are very nice.
I already have adjusted, With the drop i have.
That's rear camber angle I want for now.
Can't go any straighter, because tires will hit inner fender.

I need new tires anyways, maybe new set of wheels.
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i would call it more of a swap, but whatever. they're nice lights.
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