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Old 02-06-2005, 09:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I need brighter lights and one of my fogs are actually blown too so I need a whole new set of front bulbs besides the corners. I have a 95 318i. I want something really bright but hopefully not too expensive. How are the Sylvania Silverstar or Cool Blues? I've been looking around for the type of bulbs I need and I recall seeing H11 for fogs and headlights then I saw 9005 for highbeam and 9006 for lowbeam. What are the types I can use? Thanks.
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Sylvania Silverstar even thought they are the most expensive aren't the best. I use some high quality aftermarket cool blues, and my bro and my mom both used to have the sylvania sylverstar, my bro switched to the same one I got, and my mom just asked me to get her some too. If you are interested in buying the same ones i use I'll be more than glad to give you the contact info of the person I got mine from.
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PIAA makes some nice superbright bulbs. Bav sells em'.
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I live in Canada, can I get them shipped here?
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Try Bavauto. They ship to Canada. I just don't know what they charge.
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do not waste your time on silver stars and piaa's are ok GO WITH EUROLITE CRYSTALS OR FUZIONS they are brighter i promise i work at a customs shop get the eurolites and theyr only 25$ a pair
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do not waste your time on silver stars and piaa's are ok GO WITH EUROLITE CRYSTALS OR FUZIONS they are brighter i promise i work at a customs shop get the eurolites and theyr only 25$ a pair
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you can buy the bulbs at any autoparts store. i got mine at canadian tire.
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how bout the red tail light bulbs? What kind goes in there? And also the reverse light, what type and are there really bright ones?
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Sylvania Silverstar are great.... this is funny... a few months ago everyone was saying that PIAAs sucked, and to get Sylvania Silverstar .... lol...

i like my silverstarts a lot over my older yellow bulbs that were actually made by sylvania.
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