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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 […]


Hands-on Experience with RAZIR™ 7″ Projector Headlights for a 1997 Jeep Wrangler

HIDextra got the chance to work with one of our customers to do a full installation and review of the RAIZR™ 7″ Projector Headlights for his 1997 Jeep Wrangler. If you are curious on how to install these lights or just want to know the review then this article is for you. RAZIR™ 7″ Projector Headlights installation […]


Audi new “Swarm” OLED and what it means for the automobile lighting world.

Audi New Lighting Tech When we think of Audi we would think of their quick pace cars and beautiful designs. What most people do not know is that Audi is innovating the way we use lights  in automotive. They created the Matrix LED headlights technology, and now they have innovated on OLED (organic light emitting […]



RAZIR 4D CREE LED DRL Fog Lights. Our newly released RAZIR™ 4D CREE LED Fog lights use a optimal amount of CREE LEDs that have been arranged and tuned to project light in 4 different directions. Each fog light bulbs is cram-packed with multiple XLamp XB-D LEDs resulting in an impressive light density and light […]


Share some, get some with HIDextra Referral Program

It’s time to share some love! Give your friends 15% off all products. You get 20% off all products when they use your link to shop at HIDextra.com. It’s that simple, go give it a try! The more you share, the more you get! Get started by clicking on this LINK and share your EXTRA […]


What are TIPM Resistors and do you need them?

What are TIPM Resistors and do you need them? TIPM (Totally Integrated Power Management) is essentially the electrical brain of many Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles on the road today. TIPM distributes and controls the power to ensure all of a vehicle’s electrical components are functioning to factory standards. These electrical components include headlights, day […]


2018, Toyota year of the trucks.

2018 is looking great for Toyota and its line of trucks including the Tundra and Sequoia. Updates to include technology packages and cosmetic parts for both trucks making them one of the top contenders in the field of heavy duty utility vehicles. Tundra is getting a few updates for 2018, noticeably the Toyota Safety Sense-P. This package […]


The Best Features for LED Light Bars for Off-Road Use During Heavy Rain, Snow and Fog!

We can all agree on how the current weather is insane from coast to coast with rain and snow. We can’t control the weather but we can control what to use on our working vehicles when shit hits the fan. My number one concern during a storm is not being able to see during my night […]


Is this the new Toyota Supra?

The New Toyota Supra is almost here! Spy photos are the best, no not those ones you sicko. We are talking about automotive spy photos and nothing else so get your mind out of the gutter! This time around we have photos of the new Toyota Supra replacement super-car. Let us know what you think […]


2017 Ram Power Wagon to Compete Against Others!

How much are you willing on the new 2017 Ram Power Wagon? Hold your breath…starting price tag is only $53,015 with some options added. Keep in mind that other comparable trucks can reach the $60k price tag with options. It will come down to what you need (or want) in your ride. Let’s break it […]