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Aftermarket Headlight Bulbs....help!

Post by Apollo » Sun Nov 04, 2007 6:12 pm

Hey Guys and Gals.

It's been quite a while since I posted. For quite some time, I've wanted to upgrade my factory headlight bulbs to something with more of a blue look to it. Here's my question. Without buying a full HID kit, what specific aftermarket bulbs can give the 500 that look ***but not look super bright, like I have my high beams on all the time...***

Any ideas?

Thanks,

Apollo


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Post by PMCErnie » Mon Nov 05, 2007 7:32 am

What other kinds of things boost your ego, Apollo? Headlights are to see with, not to be seen.
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Post by Apollo » Mon Nov 05, 2007 7:12 pm

Thanks PMC,

I left myself open for that one.

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Post by PMCErnie » Mon Nov 05, 2007 7:27 pm

Apollo wrote:Thanks PMC,

I left myself open for that one.

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Aw, just keep 'em legal, Apollo. From what I've read, most of these bulbs offer no visual improvement over stock bulbs.
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Post by JJ » Mon Nov 05, 2007 7:28 pm

This is what I have. They give better light. The low beam does not blind on coming traffic and the high beams are blinding bright that really lights up the road and work well against obnoxious drivers. Low beam http://www.jcwhitney.com/autoparts/Item ... 0000153749 High beam http://www.jcwhitney.com/autoparts/Item ... 0000153748
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Post by todd » Mon Nov 05, 2007 9:59 pm

I used the Sylvania Silver Star bulbs in the low, high, and fog lights.

They offer a "whiter" light than standard halogen bulbs, but not "blue" light like the cheap "ricer" lights.
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Post by 2008FordTaurus » Mon Nov 05, 2007 10:04 pm

todd wrote:I used the Sylvania Silver Star bulbs in the low, high, and fog lights.

They offer a "whiter" light than standard halogen bulbs, but not "blue" light like the cheap "ricer" lights.
I'll bet they don't melt wiring like the cheap lights either.
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Post by stang_gt » Tue Nov 06, 2007 9:57 pm

Check this thread about aftermarket headlights, particularly the Silver Stars.

http://www.fordtaurus.net/forums/viewto ... 3&start=30

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