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      11-17-2012, 09:06 AM   #4
sean_b
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No I am not having problems with mine but I was hoping they would be brighter and whiter than the stock ones. I am afraid of heating issues with aftermarket bulbs.

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Originally Posted by mlhj83 View Post
Those are halogen bulbs. The 1M has HID bulbs like every other car that has xenon headlights. Each HID bulb costs at least twice that of a halogen bulb and is a whole lot brighter. Are you having problems with yours? If it appears as though you can't see very far ahead at night, then I suggest having them raised a little as most xenon lenses are aimed too low when they come out of the factory.