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reprised
Hi,

Just noticed one of my headlight bulbs has died, again! Can't believe how quickly the bulbs go on my focus, I just changed both dipped headlights to osram nightbreaker plus in September and they haven't really lasted very long. Can anyone recommend some decent bulbs that will last a bit longer but still be half decent at night? I was thinking of getting the osram ultra life as they are guaranteed for 3yrs, has anyone used these?

Thanks
Stoney871
Halfords super brilliance.
Last for yonks.
TDCiST
I used to use halfords extreme brilliance blue bulbs, but found they would last 3-6 months....
Halfords even put a little disclaimer in there, saying something about using different gasses they burn hotter so wont last as long... cheeky!!

The ultra brilliance bulbs seem to be a good balance between brightness and longevity...
alkyz89
i have got these bulbs fitted,[url="http://www.teamtorquesteer.co.uk/category-234/philips-x-treme-power-h4h7.html"]Philips X-Treme Power H1/H4/H7[/url], the brightest ones i could get me hands on. But i havnt seen them in comparison to the osram bulbs.
i have had them fitted for about 7months now with no problems!! (touch wood) lol
smiffy180
I dont know what most of you think to this, and dont say im an a** for having them :) but i bought hid's for 40 off ebay (new) had them in about a year and still going strong :)
Stoney871
a** LOL
Sorry couldn't resist.

Was thinking of these myself.
[url="http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/220598103040?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649"]http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/220598103040?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649[/url]
smiffy180
Haha, most people have a real big hatrid for them, personally if they light up the road and dont full on blind people i dont mind them, them headlights go really well with a hid kit, you can set the beam up so it looks just like xenons :) theres a couple of vids on youtube
reprised
Thanks for the replies, I think I'll try the halfords bulbs.
artscot79
ive had these in before for over a year and they were pretty good have to say i dont mind hids just the txxxs with 100 watt rally bulbs in that blind you http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FORD-FOCUS-II-XENON-ICE-BLUE-HEADLIGHT-BULBS-HID-H1-H7-/230476468034?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item35a977cf42


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