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      03-11-2013, 02:27 AM   #1
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Best DS1 Xenon bulb recommendation

So, my passenger side xenon bulb is now pinkish/reddish and needs to be replaced. Question is what is the best bulb for the money? I've looked at replacing them before for better brightness but now I have a good excuse to...

Any opinions on these:

http://www.carpartsstorebiz.com/osra...FQSg4AodyRYAnQ

A bit pricey at $130 each but I want the best..

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      03-11-2013, 02:01 PM   #2
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those are the best. I have them but I think I paid $200 at the retrofit source.
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Yup, osram are the best.

Plenty of fakes out there tho...

I'd purchase from the retrofit source to be safe.

Post some pics when installed.
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those are the best. I have them but I think I paid $200 at the retrofit source.
+ 1

Let me know if they are legit cause they are over $200 at retro source.
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The $200 price at theretrofitsource is for 2 bulbs. OP's link is for a single.
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We sell d1s bulbs for 100.00
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+1 for theretrofitsource.com I get all my HID/lighting related things from them

Also, if you email Matt directly, Matt@theretrofitsource.com they can work something out on some of the prices. Quality products and superb customer service
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+1 for theretrofitsource.com I get all my HID/lighting related things from them

Also, if you email Matt directly, Matt@theretrofitsource.com they can work something out on some of the prices. Quality products and superb customer service
Cool, thanks for the info guys.
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