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Hella 500 bulb replacement?

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by flightcancled, Apr 16, 2010.

  1. Apr 16, 2010 at 1:19 PM
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    flightcancled

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  2. Apr 17, 2010 at 12:39 PM
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    should be brighter, but not as bright as hid obviously. post up before and after pics :D
     
  3. Apr 17, 2010 at 1:17 PM
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  5. Apr 17, 2010 at 7:40 PM
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    Well lets see if higher power bulbs are better.
     
  6. Apr 18, 2010 at 11:39 AM
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    higher wattage bulbs do run brighter and often die much faster
     
  7. Apr 22, 2010 at 7:44 PM
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    Tossed them in tonight. Takes 5 min per light. Plug and play.

    Definitely a much brighter setup. Can't really tell yet if they are reaching further, but they are definitely fuller and way brighter. Also since its not yellow like the stock bulbs its way easier to see. Totally worth 7$ and 10 min. Very glad I did this instead of HID as that would have been overkill for my uses.
     
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