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Originally Posted by Candy Red V6 View Post
Hello all,

I am very aware of the legality issues of HID upgrade kits. But, from what I've researched on the internet, it seem that installing an HID kit into a HALOGEN housing is what makes things illegal and dangerous.
Now, with that said, I have factory HIDs that obviously utilize a housing built for HID bulbs. Using that same factory HID housing, will upgrading to a 6000K (pure white NOT bluish/white light) kit still be illegal?

Thank for the help!
As long as you get a quality bulb with proper alignment, you should be fine. Also 6000k is a bit blue/white. You might be better off with 5000K since you will get the white colour without sacrificing lumens as much as the 6000K.

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