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Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by Leaky Lloyd, Sep 28, 2010.

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    right dudes,, allen was kind enough to post a link to the xenon look full beems he has fitted to his motor
    but im wanting some similar for the fogs aswell then all my front end lights are finished
    but i dont know what rating i should be getting?????
    all i know is they are h11 fitments can anyone help on the power rating please?????
    and can anyone reccomend a nice clean set!
    not bothered about the led ones either before anyone asks!

    cheers big ears!
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    There are loads of xzeon look h11 bulbs on the bay, you currently have 55w so it deoenda if you want to try 100w i have just ordered a set so will post a pic wgen i get them
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    There are loads of xzeon look h11 bulbs on the bay, you currently have 55w so it deoenda if you want to try 100w i have just ordered a set so will post a pic wgen i get them,what you using in the main and full beam ones now,the same as Allen?
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    mains are hid's mate,, gunna get the ones allen posted for the high beems,,, got 9led side lights just want some fogs,,
    will 100w be ok,, not get too hot i mean?
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    I reckon 100w should be fine, obviously depends how long you have them on for,i don't use minw as fog lights although i can if i want they are linked to the full besm through a relay so can either be used as extra spots or conventional fog lights so 100w will be ok for extra spots but can't see them being alot of good in the fog as they will be too bright, if it's purley a colour match you are after the leds are great just the light output is ****, i have 4500k hids ditted so will order some of the 100w main beams you mention
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    Please excuse my poor spelling, i can't get used to the small keypad on the iphone
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    Not an exact match, but here's mine: OEM Xenons and I think the fog bulbs are Osram Nightbreakers - I can check tomorrow.
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    I tend to only use my fog swhen it's actually foggy - I was more interested in the Xenon+sidelight match.

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    Whats the light output on the nightbreakers like?i have looked at these and they have a decent write up for a 55w bulb
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    I've got them on mine, they're not bad, certainly better than the standard 55w bulb. Quite yellow compared to my 6000k HID's and LED's though. As we've mentioned though, A4 fog lights aren't exactly bright at the best of times!

    I know I've got 100w's in my mains, but personally I wouldn't fit them to my fogs. The mains are rarely on for much more than a few minutes at a time, whereas the fogs could potentially on for a lot longer on a foggy journey.
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    Where did you get the sidelights from? any links - a good match.
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    will xenon looks give bulb out errors , or do they all work ok ?
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    Fog lights aren't covered by the bulb out warning.
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    what about main beams?
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    Hmmm good question - I don't 'think' so no. Either way a conventional halogen bulb shouldn't trigger it.
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    I'm will be trying these Fogs 55W and 100W fulls. Someone else on the forum had these as fulls and they matched the HID's he had.
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    I've just upgraded the fogs on my A4 B8 from the standard yellow ones with MTEC 4350K H11's and I have to say they're a good match. They are available in the UK and dont cost as much as the Hoen imports. I would suggest anyone looking to upgrade the fogs who doesnt want to mess around with resistors and wiring to use these.
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