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I'm new to car modding and don't know what I'm doing. I want to install the KDM spec version of the Hatch (5 door) headlights on the Sedan. I understand the differences in harnesses, but it seems like the could be remedied with a simple adapter. Could someone much more experienced with cars and their electrical systems offer some aid?

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Hi all,

I'm new to car modding and don't know what I'm doing. I want to install the KDM spec version of the Hatch (5 door) headlights on the Sedan. I understand the differences in harnesses, but it seems like the could be remedied with a simple adapter. Could someone much more experienced with cars and their electrical systems offer some aid?

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Headlight housings for the sedan are different physically than the ones for the hatch and are not interchangeable.
 

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Headlight housings for the sedan are different physically than the ones for the hatch and are not interchangeable.
How are they not interchangeable? They're the same shape; i literally saw a low-trim hatch with the sedan's headlamp assembly (presumably replacements for theirs or maybe early hatches shared the same assy). The only difference is how the harness delivers power
 

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I always thought that they were different because they have different part numbers. Found that out when we had to replace one about three years ago..
 

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I always thought that they were different because they have different part numbers. Found that out when we had to replace one about three years ago..
Yeah, they have different p/ns. The overall shape's the same though. I just need to know how to make a proper adapter or if it's more complicated than that.
 

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From what I can see, the sedan combines the headlight low/high into one bulb/socket while the hatch separates them/ As long as the KDM spec hatch uses the same harness as the US spec hatch (I have no idea on that one), it would be perhaps as simple as getting the headlight harness (s) from a hatch and splicing it into the sedan harness.
 

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i tried googling what is/ are "KDM Spec Projection Headlights". i know what projectors are, but what are the differences or specifics to korean domestic market vs north america? links please..

what is the desired outcome/ effect of installing KDM projectors?
 

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i tried googling what is/ are "KDM Spec Projection Headlights". i know what projectors are, but what are the differences or specifics to korean domestic market vs north america? links please..

what is the desired outcome/ effect of installing KDM projectors?
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