Honda Car Forum


Go Back   Honda Car Forum - Accord Parts Civic Tuning Acura Racing > Discussion > Honda Technical

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 06 Sep 2007, 08:46 am
Junior Member
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 1
Default HID lights for 2007 Honda Accord EX-V6 4dr?

I am purchasing a vehicle as described in the subject line, but ithasn't arrived yet.Once I take delivery, I want to swap out the stock lights for HIDXenon lights. I want to do as little work as possible, so if I canchange the stock bulbs for Xenon bulbs and keep the stock headlight assembly, that's what I want to do.I want lights that are white--not purple or blue. My vote for best answer will go to someone who:a) Describes the stock lights that are on this car.b) Points me to one or two (secure/reliable) places where I can purchase replacement bulbs, or if necessary, entire headlight assemblies.c) Show me the *specific* bulbs that I will need for this car.Thank you for your time and consideration.Regards,Mysstere
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06 Sep 2007, 08:48 am
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 20

you cannot just take your stock bulbs out and insert hid bulbs. you need to buy an HID kit..they run from $200 all the way to $500 depending on which ones you want.if you want the pure white light, you will need the lowest temperature rating you can get.which is between 4000k and 5600k HID.the ones above that is mostly color, like purple and blue..which in most places are illegal to drive with anyways.stay away from high temperatures like 8000k and need some tools like a power drill and some electrical know-how..otherwise, it isn't that difficult to install.if your car doesn't come with projectors, the lights will not have what is known as a 'cut-off' line..this line is what keeps your light beams in a more narrow fashion..similar to BMW and Mercedes.lastly, you can get what is known as a casper shield if you do not have projectors in your car. i know that NO Honda has stock projectors..Acura has them, but Honda does not provide projectors in their cars.
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2007 Honda Accord or 2007 Honda Civic? ☼shine Honda Technical 11 05 Sep 2007 05:30 pm
My 2002 Honda Accord Dash lights and tail lights!? cheerpowerx Honda Technical 7 31 Aug 2007 09:10 am
2007 acura tsx or 2007 honda civic? Tony Acura Technical 10 30 Aug 2007 01:08 pm
Nissan Altima 2007 vs. Honda Accord 2007 Honda 2 3 25 Aug 2006 01:53 am
'91 Accord: no dashboard lights, nor tail lights. wannadoitmyself Honda 3 3 17 Jul 2006 04:07 pm

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:30 am.

Honda News | Autoblog
Powered by Yahoo Answers

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc. is not affiliated with Honda Motor Company in any way. Honda Motor Company does not sponsor, support, or endorse in any way. Copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended or implied.