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geoff917

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Mon 18 Jun 18 11:19

Headlamp bulbs


Hi,

I am off to France en vacances shortly, and whilst I have sourced all the spare bulbs, I am bewildered by the number of bulb types available for dipped and main beam use.

The handbook makes reference to 12v 55 / 60w, but can anyone translate that into the type of bulb, eg halogen?

Many thanks,

Geoff

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Daytona Vette

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Mon 18 Jun 18 11:55

Re: Headlamp bulbs


55 / 60wt will be Halogen

Do not touch the glass envelope of the Bulb by hand, they do not like grease or moisture, it forms a weak spot on the glass which reduces the life of the Bulb - if you do touch, just use a clean tissue.


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Barry - Daytona Vette

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geoff917

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Mon 18 Jun 18 12:55

Re: Headlamp bulbs


Daytona Vette wrote (View Post):55 / 60wt will be Halogen

Do not touch the glass envelope of the Bulb by hand, they do not like grease or moisture, it forms a weak spot on the glass which reduces the life of the Bulb - if you do touch, just use a clean tissue.


Thank you for that Barry, thats a great help!! Smile

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berg944

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Tue 19 Jun 18 08:08

Re: Headlamp bulbs


If your car is euro spec the bulbs are H4.


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Mike

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