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      02-27-2016, 08:45 AM   #1
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Xenon headlight bulb replacement?

I have a burnt out xenon headlight on both the M3 and on my girl's 2007 Lexus GS. Are there any aftermarket xenon bulbs replacement that you guy recommend that are decently priced?
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I have a burnt out xenon headlight on both the M3 and on my girl's 2007 Lexus GS. Are there any aftermarket xenon bulbs replacement that you guy recommend that are decently priced?

Why not just get OEM-quality ones, like these:

http://www.amazon.com/Philips-Single...ds=philips+d1s

(Philips, Osram-Sylvania, Hella are OEM suppliers)


Our cars need a D1S size. Replace both at once so the color and output are uniform. Stick with 4100/4300k as it will give the maximum useable light and won't attract attention from cops with silly blue/purple color. (that is the stock color, BTW)

According to the Sylvania site, the Lexus will need D4S size.
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Thanks so much your input and the link.. That's a good deal. I'll prob just go with those
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I recommend the 5000k bulbs. 1 step up in whiteness from stock. Makes the car look updated without looking aftermarket.

I'm using these 5000k bulbs made by the OEM supplier:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ef_=nav_signin
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I recommend the 5000k bulbs. 1 step up in whiteness from stock. Makes the car look updated without looking aftermarket.

I'm using these 5000k bulbs made by the OEM supplier:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...ef_=nav_signin

Except that "whiteness" is costing you usable light on the road. It all comes down to priorities.
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Take these
http://www.amazon.com/D1S-Osram-Xena...ue+intense+d1s
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Except that "whiteness" is costing you usable light on the road. It all comes down to priorities.
Except that those Sylvania's put out 3200 lumens of light, same as OEM 4300k bulbs. Tell me more about how much light it's costing you....
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