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Old 11-07-2003, 07:24 PM   #1
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I was at Wally World aka Wallmart and saw these Xenon bulbs (9005 and 9006) for Trucks and SUV'*.What are the advantages of xenon over the Silverstars. The bulbs where made by Sylvania, or was it General Electric I have the silverstars and wondered what the difference would be
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The difference would be that you loose the amount of light being emmited. Silverstars are the best DOT legal bulbs you can get probably.
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Agreed, however I would have used the Naxos that you sent me Seth, granted they worked...80 W didn't work...

But..ya Silverstars are the best way to go and it keeps it nice and legal
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dot or not im gettin some show bulbs that arent street legal and they are green 9but i might get the hyper blue) try lokking at a shop that deals with import performance i know you wont like anything in there but take a look?
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I wouldnt get those bulbs unless you are gonna use them for show. The cops would have a field day. Plus I can only imagine how poor you lighting would be.
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Siler Stars are also Xenon. They have an optical coating in addition, though. Xenon is the gas inside the bulb of many halogens available today.
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I wouldnt get those bulbs unless you are gonna use them for show. The cops would have a field day. Plus I can only imagine how poor you lighting would be.

then again cops out here arent like others in your neck of the woods
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