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    as above can any one recommend a good set of after market HI bulbs one of mine is losing its colour think i have 6000k ones in at mo so have a slight blue tint but think i will go for 4000k this time so no blue and more like oem ones if thats right any help would be good ;-)
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    Check the power feed to the ballast first because if you don't have enough power the colour can go a bit
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    I bought mine from Trups of EM Tuning, they're either 4300 or 5000k I can't remember, but I'm very impressed for the price compared to my old 6000k.
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    think its age with mine mate well over 3 years old now so prob need new ones
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    cant seem to find them james ;-(
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    Alan H Need a V8 or Bi-Turbo.......

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    I've got 5000k in mine, got them from eBay. £35 delivered with slimline ballasts. Never had a problem with them...
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    got a link to the ones you have alan h ;-)
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    I have a set of 4300k's in mine and are way better then the 6000k's I had these are eBay specials too
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    Just send him a PM, the website isn't the best.
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    think these are the ones i have very impressed but i went from normal bulbs lol , think mine are 6000k white
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    Alan H Need a V8 or Bi-Turbo.......

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    I've had 3 sets from them on various cars....

    No problems at all.
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