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      09-17-2019, 07:24 PM   #23
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Thanks! That is very helpful!
Glad to help. Certainly worth the $130 I paid for the bulbs.
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For a little extra light output, whether you replace the bulbs or not, the projector lens (half sphere) builds up a cloudy film on both sides of the lens that reduces light output. Cleaning the lens will improve light output. You can also replace the stock Fresnel projector lens with a clear one which will also improve the light output. Neither is a dramatic difference, but a car with headlights low to the ground, every bit helps. I do the lens cleaning or clear lens when retrofiting dual AE and people say they noticed their lights seem brighter.
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3002 tii thanks for the review. One of my HIDís just went out in my E92. I typically buy Umnitzaís Phillips 6000K bulbs but willing to try the ones you have on your Z. Question; what bulb is in the Z4; Osram or Phillip, and what Kelvin? Thank you!
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3002 tii thanks for the review. One of my HIDís just went out in my E92. I typically buy Umnitzaís Phillips 6000K bulbs but willing to try the ones you have on your Z. Question; what bulb is in the Z4; Osram or Phillip, and what Kelvin? Thank you!
The Z got the Osrams and the X got the Philips. Osrams are marketed as 7000K but itís much closer to 6000K. The Philips are marketed as 4800K so have a very stock like color but a tad whiter.
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The Z got the Osrams and the X got the Philips. Osrams are marketed as 7000K but itís much closer to 6000K. The Philips are marketed as 4800K so have a very stock like color but a tad whiter.
Awesome, thank you. I prefer the Osrams CBB but I don't see the D1S bulb so I may have to go for the Philips
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Awesome, thank you. I prefer the Osrams CBB but I don't see the D1S bulb so I may have to go for the Philips
Our cars take D2S bulbs
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Our cars take D2S bulbs
Right, but I'm looking for my E92 which take a D1S. I suppose I could buy the Z a new set
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Right, but I'm looking for my E92 which take a D1S. I suppose I could buy the Z a new set
My fault, didn't catch that!
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