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  1. 1997 318i vert,headlamp options 
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    i have the bosch headlamps.
    is there any mods i can do to make them better/brighter?
    or will units off another model fit?
     
     

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    Apparently the e36 compact models have 30% better light output compared to verts. Don't know if they'll fit though

    Have you aligned them properly? sometimes it needs doing especially with these potholes that have been around
     
     

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    Put in a HID kit with shrouds...be a lot better then
     
     

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    my lights on my vert were very poor, your best option is a HID kit mate, dont bover buying upgraded light bulbs there a waste of money, i fitted a kit and the difference is unreal
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by RJB328i View Post
    my lights on my vert were very poor, your best option is a HID kit mate, dont bover buying upgraded light bulbs there a waste of money, i fitted a kit and the difference is unreal
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    A decent HID kit is not much more expensive than uprated bulbs. I think my HID kit was about £30 and they are still working after 18month. I paid £20 for some uprated bulbs which were not much better than standard...

    HID's everytime IMO.....
     
     

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    Thirded, upgrade to a HID kit and if you can, fit shrouds as well. Well worth an upgrade, you'll notice the difference and wonder why you'd never done it sooner!
     
     

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    then hid's

    but duuno where to source them
     
     

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    www.hids4u.co.uk are highly recommended. I got mine from eBay, and Steve got the same set, but I don't think the seller has any anymore.
     
     

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