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      03-11-2008, 10:40 PM   #1
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Quick Question About GP Thunders

Hey Everyone,
This may sound like a newb question but i have on order a E93 335i and im thinking about buying the GP Thunder 8500 h8's. What I dont understand is do i need to buy two sets for both of the lights in the Headlight. Also just to be more clear since i dont have a picture, im not taking about the fog light. Thanks for all the help.
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      03-11-2008, 10:47 PM   #2
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1 Set= 2 bulbs, which is all needed for the angels. One bulb per side.

If you are ordering bulbs for fogs AND and angels, then order TWO SETS.
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      03-11-2008, 10:50 PM   #3
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i just installed mine today...you only need one bulb for each side...one set( 2 bulbs) should be fine...
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your angel eyes are halogen bulbs so the gp thunders will cover them. your main headlights aren't halogen. they're hid bulbs. DS1 or D1S or something like that. those take a bit more work to replace and costs a good amount depending on what kind you get. So basically the gp thunders are to light up the angel eye rings around your main headlights. capiche?
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What is more white, but matches the OEM xenons best??? 8500 or 7500...I don't want any hint of blue...I want white.
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like wut everyone else said one set contains two bulbs one on each side.
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if u want white get 7500
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What is more white, but matches the OEM xenons best??? 8500 or 7500...I don't want any hint of blue...I want white.
i wouldn't try matching the xenons coz when the xenons light up the intensity of the halos decreases... so if both of them match u won't be able notice ur halos with the headlights turned on... atleast that's what i feel whne i installed mine...
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OK....but I am talking colorwise...I don't like the blueish tint. Too ricey.
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7500.
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OK....but I am talking colorwise...I don't like the blueish tint. Too ricey.
oh... in that case 7500's or the mtec's...
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Finally a mod!!!

I just got and installed the GP 7500K... its really white.. hardly a bluish tint.
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