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    I think ive read somewhere that PIAA XTREME WHITE BULBS sidelights are the one of the whitest w/o going led. think i read it on a MercBenz forum xD
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by johnthesifu View Post
    I think ive read somewhere that PIAA XTREME WHITE BULBS sidelights are the one of the whitest w/o going led. think i read it on a MercBenz forum xD
    hmmm, i just googled this but could'nt get any pics. i bought phillips blue vision to go with my hid's. and was quite optamistic as the box showed a car with standard lights and then phillips ones looking fantastic next to them however they were just as bloody yellow as the standard 1's
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    Fit somed 'angels' Craig . No need for side light bulbs and will match kelvin rating of your HIDs
     
     

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    i had angels on my corsa for about two weeks. im sorry im just not a fan of them
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    i had angels on my corsa
    I don't think I would be a fan of that either...
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by NealP View Post
    I don't think I would be a fan of that either...
    young ppl eh!
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    Quote Originally Posted by craigledden View Post
    hmmm, i just googled this but could'nt get any pics. i bought phillips blue vision to go with my hid's. and was quite optamistic as the box showed a car with standard lights and then phillips ones looking fantastic next to them however they were just as bloody yellow as the standard 1's
    Lot of misadvertising with bulbs. I have 55w HIDs in my highs, but am thinking of going back to gas filled bulbs as the delay when you turn them on is about 5 secs before full brightness.

    My wife has a Mitsubishi Lancer. Tried HIDs, but don't work too good on cars with reflector type lights. Solution, found some 7500K H4 bulbs on ebay.

    ie - forget the claims, ask them what the Kelvin or colour temp is. I am pretty sure you can get standard or 100w H1 bulbs with 6500K colour. These will match the white/blue light of your HIDs.
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by Aus318is View Post
    Lot of misadvertising with bulbs. I have 55w HIDs in my highs, but am thinking of going back to gas filled bulbs as the delay when you turn them on is about 5 secs before full brightness.

    My wife has a Mitsubishi Lancer. Tried HIDs, but don't work too good on cars with reflector type lights. Solution, found some 7500K H4 bulbs on ebay.

    ie - forget the claims, ask them what the Kelvin or colour temp is. I am pretty sure you can get standard or 100w H1 bulbs with 6500K colour. These will match the white/blue light of your HIDs.
    they may match the colour temp but nothing can match the sheer brightness of hid's 11/10
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    My £4 bulbs (blue sidelight/parking lights) from ebay turned up today, so I put them in and they work as described. They are a nice white/blue colour and match the HIDS; the old ones look a lot more yellow when I had both side by side. The Computer likes them as it shows no codes; physically they look the same as the standard ones but are blue instead of clear. I will have to wait for darkness before I can see what they are really like, but it looks good to me.

    Here is trhe link to the blue/white bulbs:
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.d...%3DI%26otn%3D1

    Here are some daylight pics:
    The 1st one shows new bulb on the left, with old yellow bulb on the right
    The 2nd is a closeup of the new bulb
    The 3rd shows the empty packet

    I am well pleased so far & will try to take some pics tonight after dark
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    Thats good they worked mate... iv just ordered a set to try on mine... pics when its dark would be good!

    Cheers, Gary
     
     

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