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    Default Installed HID fogs......

    Finally got around to installing the fog HID kit I got for xmas. Easiest install yet. Just looking for some opinions. The company sent me 3k(yellow) instead of the 6k(white blueish). I have the 6k in low and highs already. I am partial as I have not seen the 3k at night but I they looked okay in the day. What does everyone else think? I can't exchange the bulbs b/c it is 30 days after we received them. It is only $38 shipped for new bulbs so not to worried about that. Also removed the lower air dam shield in the process, looks a lot better IMO.
    2008 Silverado 1500 Ext Cab 4wd LT1 Package with 20" wheel upgrade,K&N CAI, Magnaflow Catback Dual Side Exit, Tuff Country 2" Leveling Kit, Blackbear Tune, 6k HIDS Low and High Beams, 3K HID fog lights, LED tailight bar

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    I would keep the 3k's.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BLK-Z71 View Post
    I would keep the 3k's.
    Am highly considering now that I have had a chance to see them at night. Makes a good contrast.

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    All of my PIAA lights that I have are 3800K (yellow), and It was hard for me to get used to them at night. They almost play tricks on your eyes, but I found they are the best for fog snow, and rain.
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    Personally i dont like 3000k but if you like them you should keep them!
    Michael, 17, CA

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    Just wondering where you were able to get the fog light HIDs. I've been looking for awhile but they dont seem to be a very popular bulb. Don't know why GM would pick such a random bulb for the fogs.

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    I have been looking for HID light for my fog lights on my 09 truck also.
    Ken Beida
    2010 GMC Sierra Crew Cab 4X4, 5.3L
    2009 GMC Sierra Denali, 6.2L = 403hp, AWD, Full load

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    Quote Originally Posted by J.DEERE View Post
    + 1,000,000,000,000

    I'm still trying to decide if I want all my lights to match (8K Highs, Lows, & Fogs) or get the 3K fogs with the 8k Highs & Lows...

    Tim a.k.a. Da' Boulder

    2003 Chevrolet Avalanche Z71 - Custom Emergency Response POV

    Firefighter, Fire Policeman, Ambulance Driver, Rescue Tech, Emergency Lighting Installer

    Tint, 20's, Bull Bar, Intake, Exhaust, Billet Grill, Stereo, Custom Console, Emergency Equipment, and the list goes on...

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