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post #491 of 497 (permalink) Old 04-07-2016, 02:11 PM
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City streets, city streets no lights, dark roads, dirt roads, everything. Not one flash
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City streets, city streets no lights, dark roads, dirt roads, everything. Not one flash
Fair enough.
I can only judge by the small picture you have as an avatar, in your case. For others who have posted pictures here, it is either camera angle or light effects, because what I see is definite strong glare that would have a lot of drivers flashing.
Having fog lights on in the city or on lighted roads is different, but on dark roads... is where you do the most damage (glare).

The *best* fog light would have a steep cutoff and throw light down and wide only. Unfortunately, many OEM fog lights have deficient optics and beed up way too much. The KL OEM fog lights fall into that category.

And I won't get into fog light purpose... Have done that to death already, to many deaf ears it seems.

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Picture was taken with work in progress with front end up on jack stands.

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Picture was taken with work in progress with front end up on jack stands.
Yes I see the left front tire off the ground a little bit there. What I noticed right off was the fog light throwing more light upwards (= more glare) than the headlight, which shouldn't happen. Unless the fogs were not secured and pointing up, it's either too much light power or bad optics, or a little of both.

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JUST FOLLOWING UP HERE>.. JUST ORDERED FROM XD.COM

2016 Cherokee... HID headlamp kit ... neeeds the resistor ? the wiring harness? and does it need CanBus adaptor?

I'm not sure if I should attempt this myself but sure would like to try :-)

how do i know?

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JUST FOLLOWING UP HERE>.. JUST ORDERED FROM XD.COM

2016 Cherokee... HID headlamp kit ... neeeds the resistor ? the wiring harness? and does it need CanBus adaptor?

I'm not sure if I should attempt this myself but sure would like to try :-)

how do i know?

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Hi,

Thank you for the order! PM me your order# and I'll make sure you got everything you need.

To answer your question, with our current HID kits for the Cherokee you only need to install the bulbs, ballast, and CANbus (PWM Module). This setup will work without any error codes or issues with the lights shutting off.

Here is a great install guide for you:
https://www.xenondepot.com/2015-jeep...eview-s/71.htm

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Did you get yours with or without the can bus?
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