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Old 06-27-2004, 08:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Well I was bored with my headlights last night, and today i had an extra 50 bones lying around so i said.. Autozone here i come!

Had the autozone girl check up and found that my '95 e36 has size 9006 low beams. then i pondered between the CoolBlues and the SilverStar, small price difference, same quality/company. I heard the CoolBlues were basically white lights, and not as bright as the SilverStars

so i dropped 40 bucks to get 2 headlights, and rushed home to install. Very easy DIY, i didnt even need the owners manual, just reach down, turn the old lights counter clockwise and pull them out. Disconnect the power cord and attach your brand new lights, then just put back in and lock it in place

For your enjoyment i took some before and after photos. enjoy
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when driving around at night they are really useful, they make the road signs light up nice and bright even from far away
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I went to Kragons the other day for some reason and I saw Silver Stars that looked a little bit more blue (SILVER STARS NOT COOLBLUE) Have they changed?
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I went to Kragons the other day for some reason and I saw Silver Stars that looked a little bit more blue (SILVER STARS NOT COOLBLUE) Have they changed?
i don't think they have changed, are you sure they weren't cool blue
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the bulbs themselves look blue, but they shine bright white

and my friends say when theyre driving in front of me, theyre are bright as hell but look nice
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WTF ok now i dont get it...everyone i knew that did a before and after with those HATED them...i know i did...it didnt do shit...i had to upgrade again to some 100W Piaa Titanium white bulbs till i noticed a difference...guess it all depends on the type of light housing you have...im sure that E36's housing are better than E30 H4 Conversion housing......damn you haha but that that it worked out good! looks nice...
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and my friends say when theyre driving in front of me, theyre are bright as hell but look nice
You have friends? j/k

Yea when I bought mine like 9 months or more ago they were white, now they are blue, thats what I was talking about

My friends say the same thing, no1 likes to drive ahead of me...LOL
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Xenons are coming very very soon tho...6000k or 7000k? I have a choice


Also xenon fog lights, im going to be a rolling sun
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Xenons are coming very very soon tho...6000k or 7000k? I have a choice


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umm...?? those have been out for quite some time....just to let you know...or are you reffering to them being offered via silverstars..?
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how much were they? very cleaning up mod, gj
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