HIDeXtra Blog

What Makes a Great HID Ballast?

Let’s start off with this fact – All HID lights require a ballast, this is the most important piece of equipment if you want your fancy new HID bulbs to work properly. What does a ballast do? First, the ballast provides  the voltage needed to start the lamp then it regulates the current while the lamp […]


What to Look for When Buying an HID Kit?

Are you in the market for your first HID kit? Do you know what to look for and what to expect? Are you buying from a store online or from some shady seller off Craigslist? Don’t worry, we are here to help you through this process and tell you exactly what to look for when […]


Best Automotive Lights of 2015

2015 was a great year in the automotive industry with new technology we could only have imagined in the movies. Autonomous driving cars, hand gesture lights and dash, Auto-pilot electric cars and many more that are only getting better for consumers. Lighting technology also improved in visibility and functionality. HIDEXTRA will always be one step […]


Introducing HIDeXtra’s New Bulb Finder Tool

Converting Your Halogen Headlights is So Easy It’s Scary! Many car enthusiasts are shy about undertaking DIY car mods, and with good reason. Some mods require advanced mechanical knowledge and are straight-up expensive as well. Now that fall is here and long daylight hours are quickly fading, it’s a great time to consider one of […]


It Doesn’t Get Any Simpler Than a Single-Beam Installation: HIDeXtra

It doesn’t get any simpler than a single-beam installation Our HIDeXtra HID conversion kits are designed to be compatible with almost any vehicle on the road today. We’ve seen that HIDs are most common on European and luxury vehicles, but what about the popular makes on the road? Aftermarket HIDs are the most common upgrades […]