HIDeXtra Blog
6Apr/17Off

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 […]

24Jan/17Off

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 […]

17Oct/16Off

The 12 Basic Items Every Off-Roader Should Have

12. Affordable items to have for every off-roader. Winter is coming! Well, eventually but for now we can be excited for the best season ahead!  This means off-roading season is here for most and we want to make sure you are ready with this list of items you should have. Most of these items are obtainable […]

4Oct/16Off

Tips and Tricks with RAZIR™ LED Strips

Tips and tricks of using LED strips for the interior of a car Weather you have owned a car with LED lights already installed in the interior or you have seen one on the street with an interior that is lit up in one color or another, you probably have thought how cool that looks […]

29Aug/16Off

Labor Day 2016

Labor Day Sale 2016

27Jul/16Off

From Stock to Show Car: 2008 Honda Civic Si Sedan

From All Stock to All Show 2008 Honda Civic SI Hi my name is Orry and I drive a 2008 Honda civic si sedan.  I have had the car for almost 3 years and it is my favorite build I’ve done to date. The car was purchased to be a simple daily driven fun car. Told […]

6May/16Off

Getting Your Car Ready for the Summer – Part 1.

Time to show off your ride! As we get closer to summer you will notice a lot more modified cars, motorcycles and trucks hitting the roads. That is because car shows , such as National Hot Imports or locally held West Coast Customs, are about to get started as the weather gets warmer. Most of us, […]

12Apr/16Off

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 […]

9Feb/16Off

2016 California New DMV Laws

Every year the Department of Motor Vehicles would release new laws or revisions to existing law that would be effective on January 1, 2016. We would like to update you with these changes so that you are informed with the rules of the roads. These fines are very expensive and we wouldn’t want anyone to […]

20Nov/15Off

Automotive Bulb Guide for Cars

Automotive Light Bulb Guide We made it easy for everyone with our automotive light bulb guide showing you where our light bulbs can be installed in your vehicle. Keep in mind that not all cars will use the same bulb types so make sure to check your owner’s manual for the exact fitting. HIDextra offers […]