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  1. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    So I have the factory installed bixenon HIDs on my b6 and at first I started to notice a lot of flickering on the passenger side low beam. This continued for several months and then one day the light went out completely while driving and I got a warning light on the dash. However the moment I...
  2. WTB/WTT Section
    Hello, as title says, I'm looking for new HIDs for my b5.5. Looking for aftermarket HIDs, between 5000k and 6000k. lmk what you got! :thumbup:
  3. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    I installed a set of 6k hid's on my 2014 B7. It was a bit time consuming. I had to remove the grill and the headlights for easier access. I did not have to tap into the wires. I purchased the adapters for a extra 25 bucks and they went right in. They were a little tight but they worked well. I...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Can anyone tell me if I order a hid kit from deautokey.com will the bumper need to come off to do the lights? Thank you!
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I was just wondering what size of hids bulb size does the 2001 passat b5.5 for the correct fitment I'm trying to figure out before ordering them. .
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I need some more light output i have tried a few different bulbs, using the silver star ultras and in this winter season the output has been rather weak. I am going to wet sand and get the fog off my lenses but I was wondering how the glare is/lightout put with HID kit on a nonhid b5.5? I would...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Help!! Just got back from a trip out west, and now my HID's dont work! Help me, I found that both fuses were blown and tried replacing them, but they just keep blowing. I dont know what the problem is, they were working fine before my trip, and now they dont work.
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just bought a pair of Euro Bixenon HIDs from another member here and excitedly mounted them in my B5.5. However the passenger side lamp is skewed within the housing so that it reflects off the bottom of the reflector and creates an upward glare. I'm afraid that it may not safe be for...
  9. Parts For Sale
    So I got a new front end basically and have some of the old parts for sale. Some of them are broken but can be used for parts. I have no clue of a price on them so offer. Parts are located in 717 PA. First are the headlights. The passenger side is in great working condition. No tabs broken...
  10. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Ive heard alot of stories of people saying their wiper motors not working after they put in hids, should i be worried about this or is this just a small % of happening, ive ordered my hid kit, here is the ones i have ordered : H7 Single Beam HID Conversion KIT Canbus Ballast 35W 6000K CAN BUS |...
  11. Parts For Sale
    FS: B5.5 Hella e-code HIDs $450 I have a matched pair of e-code HIDs that were in my Passat until I sold it recently. I have recently changed the driver side bulb (maybe 2-3k miles). This is plug and play for US-spec cars (except W8 models). City lights are currently blue LEDs, but I can...
  12. B5 Garage
    Hey everyone, I'm looking to install HIDs in my car (B5.5 2001.5) and am looking to just get something as close to plug and play as possible. I don't want to switch out the headlight assembly so if anyone can suggest the best and easiest way to do this I would be grateful. I'm looking for...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hello everybody, i just got these new projector head lights 1997-2000 VW PASSAT B5 R8 LED LOOP BLACK PROJECTOR HEAD LIGHTS LAMP | eBay with r8 style LED DRL's and i was thinking about some HID bulds. Now am i going to need to get a conversion kit for these headlights? also i'd like to know which...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hey i was wondering what hids every body uses i had xentec and they were ok i had to replace the bulbs alot if you could give me some suggestions on what brands thanks.
  15. Parts For Sale
    I have my DEPO projectors for sale. Two years old...have some rock chips from normal wear but are still CLEAR and no clouding whatsoever. They are BRIGHT and are the best thing I got for my car. They are still like new. Look and perform like the OEM HIDs do. I'll also include my DDM HIDs which...
  16. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    for those member that want to install HIDs into their B7 but worried about the CANBUS problem or warning light coming on. well here is what you can do to resolve it and yes still need vagcom plug and play harness adaptor
  17. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Anyone know or heard of anyone doing an HID conversion in the new Passat? I'm kinda scared to be the first one - especially because no one specifies one being available for the 12' Passat. What headlight bulbs does the 12' Passat take? Thanks in advance!
  18. B5 Garage
    Anybody know of a good company where I can get HIDs?
  19. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I had 3000k HIDs in my projectors for about a month, and after my third time getting pulled over, I'm switching back to the other 6000k's. They were for visibility in snow really, and for a fun look. But last night was the final straw for getting police attention. I never got a ticket for them...
  20. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi! I just wanted to run an idea of adding Foglights and HIDs. I am thinking I can move the current low beams to the Fogs as both are 55W.. I know the bulb is different but power consumption is the same so I will not not get any Bulb out error. They will work like normal DTRL but in the fog...
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