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      01-19-2013, 06:48 PM   #1
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Real or Fake Philips D1S 6000k Ultinon

Is there anyway of telling if these are fake or real. I have been reading on here that these are very hard to come by. Ebay is really hard with all the shit that can be sold on there.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Philips-D1S-...40735781840%26
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From what I remember the way to determine them is the crystal color. I forgot which color were the real ones though lol.
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ebay is always 50/50 man... seller looks legit, but you never know.

for that amount, id throw in a little more and purchase from a legit site.
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ebay is always 50/50 man... seller looks legit, but you never know.

for that amount, id throw in a little more and purchase from a legit site.
Seller does look legit that is what caught my eye, but what would be a little more and what would be a legit site. These are hard to find..........
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Seller does look legit that is what caught my eye, but what would be a little more and what would be a legit site. These are hard to find..........
Ive heard nothing but good things about these bulbs...

http://www.theretrofitsource.com/pro...ducts_id=17166

hope that helps.
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Is there anyway of telling if these are fake or real. I have been reading on here that these are very hard to come by. Ebay is really hard with all the shit that can be sold on there.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Philips-D1S-...40735781840%26
hard to tell from the picture but if it has a red salt crystal like this then it's real
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      01-20-2013, 11:32 AM   #7
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Is there anyway of telling if these are fake or real. I have been reading on here that these are very hard to come by. Ebay is really hard with all the shit that can be sold on there.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Philips-D1S-...40735781840%26
Look at his feedback, one buyer claims fake bulbs. Buyer beware.
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Ive heard nothing but good things about these bulbs...

http://www.theretrofitsource.com/pro...ducts_id=17166

hope that helps.
+1 I have these and they are awesome.
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Ive heard nothing but good things about these bulbs...

http://www.theretrofitsource.com/pro...ducts_id=17166

hope that helps.
Been looking at these..... think these are what im goin to pick up. Especially since I picked up my retrofit kit for my 2007 yamaha r6 from them.
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+1 I have these and they are awesome.
I've heard and read the same...
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