1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

*** HID group buy from WELLDONEHID. Wiper safe. ***

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by JJ.Foulds, May 4, 2014.

  1. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 8, 2014]
    never heard of a colour temp actually meaning anything/working on halogens lol. they all look the same/****. cept trups' lol which are pretty white.
    #41
  2. HenrikMeister
    Offline

    HenrikMeister Member

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2013
    Messages:
    235
    Likes Received:
    7
    [May 8, 2014]
    Looks easy enough
    #42
  3. welldonehid
    Offline

    welldonehid Site Sponsor Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2013
    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    3
    [May 8, 2014]
    Last edited: May 8, 2014
    #43
  4. Siddo
    Offline

    Siddo Member

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2013
    Messages:
    78
    Likes Received:
    6
    [May 8, 2014]
    Very interested in this but i'm going to be 'that' guy.

    As mentioned he Dan (Welldonehid) directly via PM I have aftermarket headlights so have been concerned with the fitment of the HID kits, however he has assured me that "Sure you can install the HID kit in any aftermarket." which is fantastic.

    My question is, with welldone/this groupbuy are we covered by any warranty (of the parts) or returns if needed? And are we covered for any wiper faults (which i'm sure there will be none, not having a dig haha)

    Told you I had to be that guy but i'm sure i'll be dropping my name down for a kit very soon. Cheers!
    #44
  5. smurfworth
    Online

    smurfworth Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    1,270
    Likes Received:
    261
    [May 8, 2014]
    I was initially sent the wrong kit, well done payed for me to post back to them while they sent out the correct kit at a deal price.

    I also had issues with hid bulbs flickering when main beam was also being used, Welldone sent out new ballasts free in order to correct the issue.

    I'm sure you'll have no problems with the company, like I said before, as long as you contact them through whatsapp customer service is great.
    #45
  6. Siddo
    Offline

    Siddo Member

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2013
    Messages:
    78
    Likes Received:
    6
    [May 8, 2014]
    Ah brilliant! Don't get me wrong i'm all for the company and all that, i just like to know where I stand with things these days, had alot of problems with parts and such alike with all matter of things over the years with other companies and as the income is getting less and the wallet is getting even more neglected so like to know where i'm at before buying.

    :laugh:
    #46
  7. smurfworth
    Online

    smurfworth Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    1,270
    Likes Received:
    261
    [May 8, 2014]
    Initially I thought the same as I was the first person to purchase from them on here as far as I know, nobody had bought them before or as far as we knew nobody had tried the product before. Was a bit nervous when I first started using them and after no reply from Welldone through emails I thought the worst. But then after such helpful advise and co operation through whatsapp and them saying they won't give up until my product was flawless helps to settle the mind.
    #47
  8. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 8, 2014]
    also because WellDone are not that well known and heard of, i would believe it would be in their best interest to be helpful and sell a great product.

    I mean, if all our wipers blow, theres going to be alot of angry forum members posting around, that would be the end of the companys name, so its their business on the line. and welldone are confident obviously so we should all be also!

    Im looking forward to fitting it lol.
    #48
  9. Siddo
    Offline

    Siddo Member

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2013
    Messages:
    78
    Likes Received:
    6
    [May 9, 2014]
    True say, well going by what has been said above and I have been assured that any one of the kits will fit my aftermarket lights by dan himself, put me down for an A38P H7 6000K please.
    #49
  10. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 9, 2014]
    1. JJ.Foulds -> A38P 6000k H7
    2. keram -> A38P 4300K H7
    3. HenrikMeister -> A38P 6000K H7
    4. bagger_12 -> A38P 6000k H7
    5. frujillo -> WG04 6000k H7
    6. Pakaniko -> A38P 6000k H7
    7. AdamA38P -> A38P 6000k H7
    8. Dvapower -> A38P 6000k H7 (2 x kits)
    9. Siddo -> A38P 6000k H7
    10.
    11.
    12.
    13.
    14.
    15.
    #50
  11. welldonehid
    Offline

    welldonehid Site Sponsor Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2013
    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    3
    [May 9, 2014]
    Hi Siddo,

    I understand your doubts & fears, happens all the time in every forum. :laugh:
    People had already to many bad experiences related to the wiper motor in the Audi A3.
    Let me explain to you about it & give you more details.

    We offer 3 year guarantee in all our HID kits (except the cheapest one WD01, since it's only £40)
    On top of that, we pay for any shipment or return of any part in guarantee.
    Usually companies ask the client to send the goods back to the warehouse & pay for the shipping.

    Covered for wiper motor faults?
    That will never happen with our HID kit for Audi A3.
    Our HID won't blow away wiper motors (A3 & Peugeot 407) nor make interference with radio or ABS /ESP (A4).

    I want to let you know that you are not early adopters for this product.
    This HID kits were developed in 2008 (6 years ago) since then only minor updates were made to the kit.
    Few Audi A3 owners were testing this kits from September 2008 in Spain & after some months using the HID kit without issues we started to offer them to the public.
    Until 2008 we refused to install HID kits on any Audi A3 8P, since we were very aware of the consequences.

    - Review of a Spanish client in January 2009 (after the 1st Group Buy):
    Kit Xenon Welldone especial A3 8P - Audi A3 8P (2003-2012) - Audisport Iberica

    - Review of a Canadian client in April 2011.
    VWVortex.com - Well-Done HID kits

    About 10 Group Buys were made in different Audi forums since then.
    Won't post the links because there are so many... but anyone can google about it.
    Not a single person in those Group Buys had an issue with their wiper motor.



    Right JJ, we are very confident about it :happy:
    It's been about 10 Group Buys without any issue.
    Don't have knowledge about anyone doing GB for Audi A3 8P.
    HID companies try not to work with this cars.

    Our company is not well known in UK yet.
    In many Audi forums from other countries people only recommend to use this HID kits.
    Anyone worried about their wiper motor can google about it & will find lots of reviews & feedback from real users.
    Last edited: May 9, 2014
    #51
  12. Siddo
    Offline

    Siddo Member

    Joined:
    Mar 26, 2013
    Messages:
    78
    Likes Received:
    6
    [May 9, 2014]
    Thanks for clearing that up Dan,
    To clarify I do have all faith with your products over all the other **** that's out there hence why I've put my name down for a kit!
    Looking forward to getting it bought and installed now!

    I'd be happy to also write a full review of the kit, installation and everything just like others have for the benifit of the other forum users.

    Cheers!
    #52
  13. mecmevvtyv
    Offline

    mecmevvtyv New Member

    Joined:
    May 9, 2014
    Messages:
    1
    Likes Received:
    0
    [May 9, 2014]
    I would like to order the WD01 for my A3 8L (2001)
    Last edited: May 9, 2014
    #53
  14. Pakaniko
    Offline

    Pakaniko New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2014
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    [May 9, 2014]
    Sorry, the kit that I need is a WG08, please, correct this detail.
    #54
  15. Raphster
    Offline

    Raphster New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 18, 2013
    Messages:
    6
    Likes Received:
    1
    [May 9, 2014]
    A38P 6000k H7 please.
    #55
  16. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 10, 2014]
    Bulb?
    #56
  17. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 10, 2014]
    1. JJ.Foulds -> A38P 6000k H7
    2. keram -> A38P 4300K H7
    3. HenrikMeister -> A38P 6000K H7
    4. bagger_12 -> A38P 6000k H7
    5. frujillo -> WG04 6000k H7
    6. Pakaniko -> WG08 6000k H7
    7. AdamA38P -> A38P 6000k H7
    8. Dvapower -> A38P 6000k H7 (2 x kits)
    9. Siddo -> A38P 6000k H7
    10. Raphster -> A38P 6000k H7
    11.
    12.
    13.
    14.
    15.
    #57
  18. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 11, 2014]
    FAQ.

    1. Can i have the discount code before the group buy ends so i dont have to wait?
    No.

    2. Is there a limit to participants?
    There is no limit, only a closing date which will be inside of the 3/4 weeks from starting date.
    #58
  19. welldonehid
    Offline

    welldonehid Site Sponsor Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2013
    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    3
    [May 11, 2014]
    For those asking about Welldone HID kits & aftermarket headlights you don't have any think to worry about it.
    They can be installed without any issue.
    Found some pics from clients using our HID for A3 in different headlights for your reference.

    LTI headlights from Spanish client with A38P HID kit:
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    LTI headlights from French client with OEM Valeo HID kit:
    (First installed an aftermarket HID kit & broke his wiper motor, motor was repaired & Welldone OEM HID installed)
    [​IMG]

    LTI headlights from UK client:
    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/a3-s3-...8446-honest-opinions-please-some-my-mods.html
    [​IMG]

    Dayline DRL headlights from US client
    [​IMG]

    Dayline DRL headlights from another US client:
    (Before he installed aftermarket HID & broke his wiper motor)
    VWVortex.com - Help needed connecting aftermarket LED DRLs
    [​IMG]

    Dayline headlights from Michael, client from Taiwan. Very good photographer by the way.
    (he broke twice his wiper motor before trying Welldone HID kits)
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    Angel Eyes headlights from Spanish client
    [​IMG]
    (HID vs Halogen)

    [​IMG]
    (HID)

    [​IMG]
    (Halogen)

    [​IMG]


    OEM Xenon headlights from Spanish client with A38P HID kit
    [​IMG]
    #59
  20. slizza786
    Offline

    slizza786 Member

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2013
    Messages:
    164
    Likes Received:
    4
    [May 12, 2014]
    There has been a company in the UK apart from the one u mentioned that has been doing aftermarket hid for a3's with 24 month warranty and works perfectly for the car for a one off cost of around £60.
    #60
  21. welldonehid
    Offline

    welldonehid Site Sponsor Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2013
    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    3
    [May 12, 2014]
    There are hundreds of companies selling "HID for Audi A3", none of them safe for the wiper motor no matter what they claim.

    This companies use a regular cheap aftermarket HID kit (like the HID kits we sell at £40) & add some relays, battery harness, to sell it as HID for Audi A3.
    Within 24h or within 3 years, most likely the wiper motor will fail.
    If you are lucky enough, it will never fail, but just because your Audi A3 belong to the 20% that does not have the wiper motor issues and not because of the HID kit you are using.

    If adding relays or battery harness to a cheap HID kit was the solution, it would have been discovered long time ago.
    The solution is much more simple than that, old generation ballast (like the one you have installed) must be avoided.

    To guarantee the wiper motor safety new generation HID ballast are needed.
    New generation ballast like the ones Audi & VW have been using for the last years, very different from your £60 HID kit.


    Few examples of companies claiming they sell HID for A3 & clients reporting problems with the motor.
    Your won't see this kind of comments about our A3 HID kit.


    Last edited: May 12, 2014
    #61
  22. slizza786
    Offline

    slizza786 Member

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2013
    Messages:
    164
    Likes Received:
    4
    [May 12, 2014]
    Never meant any disrespect to your product at all. But in actual fact the company where I actually got my kit from have actually been in negotiations with audi/vw in regards to their anti wiper problem and I've know people who have been using this kit for over 5 years, Atleast 10 audi a3 owners.
    #62
  23. welldonehid
    Offline

    welldonehid Site Sponsor Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2013
    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    3
    [May 12, 2014]
    What do you mean with they have been in negotiations with Audi/VW ?

    People running a HID kit without blowing the motor away is not uncommon.
    About 20% of Audi A3 do not suffer any problem with the wiper motor, no matter what HID they use.
    We also had clients using HID on their A3 since 2006, some never had any issue with the motor & some did.

    Interference that cause the wiper motor to fail is spread by air, due to high voltage (25.000v) from the HID.
    HID create many interferences, in the A3 to the wiper motor, in A4B6 to the ABS, to the AM/FM Radio...
    As long as there is high voltage the interference can make the wiper motor fail.
    #63
  24. jamesneal91
    Offline

    jamesneal91 New Member

    Joined:
    May 12, 2014
    Messages:
    6
    Likes Received:
    0
    [May 12, 2014]
    Is there still time to get in on this? If so, A38P kit, 6000K, H7 please.

    Cheers
    #64
  25. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 13, 2014]
    1. JJ.Foulds -> A38P 6000k H7
    2. keram -> A38P 4300K H7
    3. HenrikMeister -> A38P 6000K H7
    4. bagger_12 -> A38P 6000k H7
    5. frujillo -> WG04 6000k H7
    6. Pakaniko -> WG08 6000k H7
    7. AdamA38P -> A38P 6000k H7
    8. Dvapower -> A38P 6000k H7 (2 x kits)
    9. Siddo -> A38P 6000k H7
    10. Raphster -> A38P 6000k H7
    11. Mecmevvtyv -> WD01
    12. jamesneal91 -> A38P 6000K H7
    13.
    14.
    15.
    #65
  26. MattKeating
    Offline

    MattKeating Member

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2013
    Messages:
    238
    Likes Received:
    16
    [May 13, 2014]
    How long will this run for, another 2weeks at least?
    #66
  27. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 13, 2014]
    yeh a couple of weeks,
    #67
  28. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 18, 2014]
    will be coming to an end soon!
    #68
  29. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 22, 2014]
    this will END on the 2nd on june, which is just over a week.
    #69
  30. HenrikMeister
    Offline

    HenrikMeister Member

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2013
    Messages:
    235
    Likes Received:
    7
    [May 22, 2014]
    You can remove me from the list. As i dont use h7 no more
    #70
  31. davidjejeje
    Offline

    davidjejeje New Member

    Joined:
    May 23, 2014
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    [May 23, 2014]
    A3 8p 6000k h7
    #71
  32. davidjejeje
    Offline

    davidjejeje New Member

    Joined:
    May 23, 2014
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    [May 25, 2014]
    Jj foulds have you aimed at me for the order welldone? I want A3 8p 6000k, thank you
    #72
  33. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 26, 2014]
    1. JJ.Foulds -> A38P 6000k H7
    2. keram -> A38P 4300K H7
    3. davidjejeje -> A38P 6000K H7
    4. bagger_12 -> A38P 6000k H7
    5. frujillo -> WG04 6000k H7
    6. Pakaniko -> WG08 6000k H7
    7. AdamA38P -> A38P 6000k H7
    8. Dvapower -> A38P 6000k H7 (2 x kits)
    9. Siddo -> A38P 6000k H7
    10. Raphster -> A38P 6000k H7
    11. Mecmevvtyv -> WD01
    12. jamesneal91 -> A38P 6000K H7
    13.
    14.
    15.
    #73
  34. altesporsche
    Offline

    altesporsche New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Likes Received:
    0
    [May 26, 2014]
    Hey Daniel from welldone had contacted me regarding this group buy and Ive been away so i have not had a chance to reply.

    Im going to require a set of the plug and play Hid kit with housings and a set of HID for my fogs ( not quite sure on the god bulb size but ill check, the car is an 07' 3.2 S-LINE )

    Both sets will be 6000k.

    cheers!
    C
    #74
  35. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 26, 2014]
    mines an 05 and all the bulbs were H7's (fogs, highs, mains.)
    #75
  36. altesporsche
    Offline

    altesporsche New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Likes Received:
    0
    [May 26, 2014]
    My mains are H11 for sure, i changed them 3 weeks ago before I left home. I cant remember the fog size but I know they are not the same as the normal A3 fogs ( had that problem before )
    So this plug and play Kit on the Website does this include the HID and the housings ? anyone ? Id like to have the Projectors with the HID's for my mains.

    Cheers !
    #76
  37. JJ.Foulds
    Offline

    JJ.Foulds Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 23, 2013
    Messages:
    1,125
    Likes Received:
    164
    [May 27, 2014]
    Where are you based? as im in UK and all my front bulbs were H7's.

    and im sure dan will be here and answer your question for you :) then il get you on the buy
    #77
  38. altesporsche
    Offline

    altesporsche New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Likes Received:
    0
    [May 27, 2014]
    Im in Canada, your 05' has a different front end if memory serves me correctly.
    #78
  39. thesmileyone
    Offline

    thesmileyone Member

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2011
    Messages:
    244
    Likes Received:
    17
    [May 27, 2014]
    How much for a set of these 6000k H7 outside of the group buy?
    #79
  40. welldonehid
    Offline

    welldonehid Site Sponsor Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2013
    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    3
    [May 27, 2014]
    The Audi A3 version for United States & Canada has H11 bulbs instead of H7.
    So both of you are right ;)
    #80

Share This Page