2011 WRX Bi-Xenon Retrofit
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    Registered User rsutton1223's Avatar
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    2011 WRX Bi-Xenon Retrofit

    When I was looking for the car, I couldn't find a silver Limited 5 door anywhere so I ended up with a Premium without the HID's. I had retrofitted another car in the past with TSX projectors so I went ahead and planned on retrofitting this car as soon as I got it.

    Luckily, The Retrofit Source makes a complete plug and play HID retrofit specifically for the WRX. The kit included.

    • Morimoto Bi-Xenon Mini Projectors
    • Morimoto 4300k Capsules
    • OEM Subaru Ballasts
    • Wiring Harness (including relays to turn on bi-xenon hi-beams)
    • Mounting brackets

    You can find it here.

    WRX Retrofit Kit

    The car apart to remove the headlights

    The projectors installed and on. I also decided to remove the orange reflector in the housing and install some silver bulbs that burn orange.

    Blue flicker at the cutoff

    Aligning the lamps

    Bi-xenon hi-beams (regular hi-beams stay on as well)

    Overall I am incredibly happy with the system especially given the ease of install once you get the headlights open given the included brackets. There was zero fabrication, just bolt up and go.

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    Registered User Jonny1106's Avatar
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    May 2012
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
    do you have a writeup on install?
    2012 SWP 5door Premium!!!

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    Re: 2011 WRX Bi-Xenon Retrofit

    Very nice! One day I will get around to doing this

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    2013 WRX Sedan DGM


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    yeah i write up would be great, looks like it turned out well, where did you get the clear amber bulbs?
    2011 Subaru WRX Premium
    1988 Ford Mustang GT
    2000 Jeep Wrangler TJ

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    you should spend the money and get some OSRAM CBI's. they are an amazing bulb....

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    Registered User SNE2040's Avatar
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    Bergen County, NJ
    they're super expensive.

    i did mine too. it was worth it but so time consuming (6 hrs) doing it first time ever

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