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    35w or 55w hids?

    hey guys quik question really , whats the difference between the 2 wattages , as i have the 55w kit and its playing up so me thinks i need to go for lower wattage maybe ?

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    55w are alot brighter, the fact they are playing up is just a coinsidence, the standard bulbs are 55w

    i have 55w and wouldnt go any lower
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    besides teh wattage, waht are the differences? is 55w brighter?
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    Iv heard they are brighter in appearance but theres not much noticeable difference on the road?

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    ahh ok , just found out my ballast is faulty as i changed the one that wasnt working to the other side and then that side didnt work soo orderd a new one , the kit was only 1 week old !! dam chinese ebay people, and i mounted it properly and everything !! oh well cant compain at 35 quid lol cheers guys
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