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  1. 4 pin or 12 pin hid ballast

    Cadillac SRX First Generation Forum - 2004 - 2009
    I have to replace the driver hid ballast transformer on my 2007 srx V8, but I don't know if the ballast is 4 pins or 12 pins. I read that can be related to the rear low bean light, but did not have enough info, and I don't want to disassemble to buy the ballast and again to installed. Any info...
  2. Interested in 2 things

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Looking for both a good autocross spot near tristate area, and a good drag strip. I'm familiar with Englishtown. Any reviews, pricing, and just general information would be great. I'm planning on taking a trip with a couple of my friends, and figured I'd ask everyone here. Its a change of...
  3. HID Fog Light Conversion

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 2007-2014
    Hello everyone, this is my first post. Been reading for a while now, gotten plenty of useful information as well as some mods that I have done to my truck. Now I have a question that I cannot figure out myself. Is there a guide somewhere on this forum as to how to do the conversion to HID fog...
  4. HID - what are they, how do you install?

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    I've never installed HID in an automobile before, but I know that cars with HID's look great at night. I was under the impression that an HID was just a bulb that you can buy and put in your headlight assembly, and then boom, the job is done. 5 minutes. I'm starting to get the impression that...
  5. Yup HID's took a Crap (Video)

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    The common problem from what I can recall, just can't recall the fix. FML.:nono: <object width="640" height="385"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/fIOZW0MFoEU&hl=en_US&fs=1"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess"...
  6. upgrading the halogens with stock HID headlights

    2008-2013 Cadillac CTS Appearance Mods
    I have a 2009 CTS with the stock halogen headlights. :annoyed: I've seen the HID headlight assemblies on ebay and was wondering if anyone has tried upgrading to these. Will the HID assemblies just mount in place of the orginal halogen assemblies and will the wires just hook up without...
  7. Stock HID's?

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    I have an 06 CTS w/sport package with stock HID's and I was wondering what HID's I have (Ex. 5000K)?
  8. Hid kit caused electrical problems. Help!

    Cadillac DeVille 1985 to 2005 including:1985-1992
    I purchased an HID Conversion Kit (Plug and play/Digital ballast) from eBay. Everything worked fine until one of the bulbs burned out two months later. I removed the burned out bulb and sent it back for replacement which ended up taking 3 weeks (much longer than expected). In the mean time there...
  9. TONS of REVISED PICTURES- New HID headlights and fogs and TINTED TAIL LIGHTS

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    ok guys first of all everybody was right decided to go with the all white look. took out all my blue k.mart special lights b/c all of you were :histeric: at me. now with my DDM tuning 6000K headlights and foglights and my white led 194 bulb my car looks :cool2: decided to snap these but have...
  10. Removing Headlight - Need to change HID bulb

    Cadillac Escalade, EXT and ESV Forum - 2007-2014
    Does anyone have a link to how to remove the headlight? The one in the joey mod thread isn't working. I've been debating on changing my HID bulbs and I get up this morning and one of my HID's is burnt out so now I pretty much have to change it. Or if someone has instructions on how to change...
  11. 454Casull PLEASE READ and all DDM HID owners!

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Can anybody tel me if this is bad for my HID, it probably is as you know me and 454causll had trouble w/ our HID lights from DDM. were were both told we needed a resistor b/c our right HID would flicker and then turn off. currently i do not have a resisor, but i realized when i turn the dial...
  12. Exterior bulb replacement, LED HID etc.

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    Hey everyone, I just bought a 2000 STS which I already love. I do not plan to do any sort of customizing on it other than switch out the turn signals, reverse lights and license plate lights with LEDs that I already have in my impala SS. If I switch the turn signals will I also have to install...
  13. how hot do regular HID ballasts get?

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    can they melt plastic?
  14. My experiences installing the DDM Tuning slim HID kit

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    First of all, don't be an idiot and buy two kits like I did. One kit is enough for one car. Next, to replace the stock lights, you need to remove the bumper and then remove the headlights. This is a good tutorial: http://jon04ctsv.com/bumper_removal/ But, if you're fairly handy, your goals...
  15. Problem with HID install (my own, lol)

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    How do I get the brown plug to the ballast without exposing it to the atmosphere?
  16. HID Problem, Dont want put my bumper on again if i have to take it back off

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    can anybody help me with my HID, installed 8 DDM kits b4 and this one was no different but now im ripping pissed. my DDM hid for the fogs installed fine, today i ripped my front bumper off and started to do my headlights, i got everything plugged in correctly and stuck the bulb in the hole for...
  17. Finally accomplished my mods after about 1 year of reading this forum! [pics]

    Cadillac CTS First Generation Forum - 2003 - 2007
    Hey guy, a about a year of reading and getting help from many people from the forum i finally got some of my mods done! Im a college student so i have been saving my ass off for most of these mods! I have never really posted a picture of my car because whats the point in posting a picture when...
  18. 02 sts hid headlight out

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    Hey guys a little help here, I was driving home and both headlights were working then when I left I noticed that my passenger head light went out randomly when I was at a stoplight behind a car. Now I haven't checked the forums much to find a solution but figured I would post to get some quick...
  19. I love local shop! (2001 STS HID Ballast)

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    Well I just spent the best $100 on my car. The shop took out my old ballast, put in a new 2009 CTS ballast, did all the conversion stuff and changed my bulb that was busted. All in all I'm very happy. :yup:
  20. HID daytime running lights

    Cadillac Seville / Cadillac Eldorado Forum
    When I picked my car up for the first time and when I drove it for a week, the HID daytime running lights came on automatically. Now only my high beams come on as daytime running lights. How do I switch back too HID daytime running lights. Is their something I need to program?:crying:
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