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Old 12-06-2011, 01:31 AM
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Do I need an HID Wiring Harness for 35W [4th Gen Alti]?

I have a 2008 Altima 2.5S, I plan on getting 6000k 35W H11 HIDs either from DDM Tuning or XenTec (probably not from them, due to people complaining about flickering). Saw some stuff about stock wiring/fuses burning out with HIDs. Will I be fine with the stock wiring harness, or is it recommended to put in the extra cash and get a HID relay wiring harness? Thanks in advance.

edit: No, you don't need one.

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Old 12-06-2011, 02:10 AM
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You'll be fine with the stock wires!! I've had HID's like that in many previous cars with no problem.
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and you won't need a relay or those code cancelers which are only for the european cars like bmw and mercedes.
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Thanks guys. Looking forward to install!
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Just updating how my order through DDM Tuning went.
-Ordered: 12/10
-Showed up in tracking: 12/12
-Left China: 12/13
-Arrived in US: 12/20
-Delivered: 12/22

So about 10 days of shipping, package is in good shape. Install tomorrow!
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I just installed DDM 3k HID's on my fog lights and didn't use a harness for them and came out good.
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I just installed DDM 3k HID's on my fog lights and didn't use a harness for them and came out good.
Pics???
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I placed my order for my kits last Thursday. Still no movement on my shipment. Doesn't seem to be moving from China one bit. If I would of known they coming from China. I would of ordered long time ago. I got my fog kit yesterday. Im trying to debate if I want to continue waiting on my hid kits to install fog kit and hid kits all in one day or to do just fog kit now and hids later....
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Installed HID's today. Did not have to remove bumper or wheels, just went through wheel well. Looks good:


vs. Stock
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Would you suggest taken bumper off if I got to install two HID kits? Low and fogs?
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Would you suggest taken bumper off if I got to install two HID kits? Low and fogs?
You should be fine without taking the bumper off, there was good access to fogs when I was changing through the wheelwell. Of course taking off the bumper would make any light install easier, but I chose not to mess with that.
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Here is my before and after pic's of the HID's 3k, Enjoy!
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^Looks awesome man. Way better than stock.
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^Looks awesome man. Way better than stock.
thanks!
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