Headlight Bulbs

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Headlight Bulbs

Post by pbar » Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:07 am

Looking on CarParts4Less, headlight bulbs vary from £1.16 (for Neolux) to a whopping £20.88

I've bought Neolux bulbs before, they seem great. Is there really that much difference to justify the differences in price for brands.

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Re: Headlight Bulbs

Post by andyd » Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:44 am

One of the small fixes to get my Capri MOT sorted on Monday was a foglight bulb.
The garage had them, but I was a bit shocked to find it was £1.50 :shock:

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Re: Headlight Bulbs

Post by D366Y » Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:27 am

I'm not sure how I feel about these bulbs... I bought the second most expensive option (£17 Phillips) for the laser and they are a brighter whiter light but I still think they're crap overall - it hasn't revolutionised my life in anyway and I still wish they were brighter.

The only plus I've had was that I fitted some pricier sidelights as the old ones were rubbish anyway and it always seemed to flicker on one side but the bulb was still fine in the other side - new bulbs sorted the issue which must have been a bad connection somewhere and not had an issue since - small plus is that they are also much brighter than the originals, not that it would make much difference being sidelights :lol:

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Re: Headlight Bulbs

Post by pbar » Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:10 am

Thanks Danny, I intend to just go for the Neolux ones, having always been happy enough with my Capri headlights.

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Re: Headlight Bulbs

Post by D366Y » Thu Apr 11, 2019 2:05 pm

pbar wrote:Thanks Danny, I intend to just go for the Neolux ones, having always been happy enough with my Capri headlights.
If it aint broke don't fix it! :)

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Re: Headlight Bulbs

Post by Jasonmarie » Thu Apr 11, 2019 5:09 pm

D366Y wrote:
pbar wrote:Thanks Danny, I intend to just go for the Neolux ones, having always been happy enough with my Capri headlights.
If it aint broke don't fix it! :)
That must be my most favourite Quote .

Our garden Center has buy two packs and get a third free on bulbs :sorry: :doh:

Paul I have Neolux in mine and they do the job for the MOT .
Ford Capri 2.0 Laser 1987 Mercury Grey ....... :beer:

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Re: Headlight Bulbs

Post by pbar » Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:21 am

Thanks Jason, yes Neolux it is for me too.

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Re: Headlight Bulbs

Post by Mc Tool » Mon Apr 15, 2019 8:16 am

Last time I was at the garden centre there was a sign saying "All unattended children will be given a free can of red bull and a pet rat ",......I laughed all the way home. Didn't go there for bulbs tho :axe:
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