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Nice Headlights!

Took advantage of Forte's anniversary sale and got me some pretty new headlights with halogen bulbs. Took 5 minutes to install, direct fit, uses the same FFR connector. I like it, I like it a lot.






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are they brighter??


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They're supposed to be.


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I like Leo's headlights better!

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I need to get a pair of those - this forum has me spending money like it grows on trees.
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Those look great! They remind me of the Cibie E-code headlights I had on an old BMW running 55/100w bulbs. They turned night into day. The headlights in the newer cars (at least the Fords I have) just plain suck. Those look like they give some lateral light, great for turning in parking lots and looking for Bambi on the shoulder! Let us know how they work. I might give Mike a call.

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They do like nice! I don't miss many SALE posts, sorry I missed that one.

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Those look really nice. What bulbs did they come with? Let us know how they work.
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I need to get a pair of those - this forum has me spending money like it grows on trees.
x2 on Leo's headlights!

If your wife catches you with those then you'll be spending money!

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The glass lens looks like it has a flat face. Is that an illusion or is the face of the glass actually flat?

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Not flat, same curve as normal. Give Mike a call. Even at the regular price of $75, these are nice.


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there are actually 2 headlight prices the vx4s are now $100.00 [updated on the site shortly]
and these new imported [less expensive] lights $75.00 the imported ones are available as shown or blue dot & with or without a amber turn bulb inside the bottom [194a bulb]

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are they a hotter bulb? meaning will the F5R reostat headlight switch(early chebby switch) and the complete kit wiring handle the amerage with out a relay??


Dwleo's headlights are more mobile when you remove them they are more satifying and not flat

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Leo's headlights are nice but the snake tattoo is ridiculous
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Yeah, she must have self-esteem issues. hehehe!

Tempting...
And I'm talking about Forte's lights.

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