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    I bought a bulb kit from ebay.. it was a kit recommended and used by somebody on here some months back, i can't remember who..

    its the XENON GAS ICE WHITE (5000K) HEADLIGHT KIT from XENONS uk


    inside the box:
    2 X H7 55 Watt Dipped (driving) beam bulbs
    2 x H7 55 Watt Main (high) beam bulbs
    2 x H3 55 Watt Fog light bulbs
    and a pair of ICE White sidelight bulbs

    Are these just for the preface car as they do not fit my facelift headlights..?
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
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    That's the sizes i have in my pre-face.. Think high beam on face-lift is different..

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    I am beginning to suspect that mate, but need to be sure i am correct in my assumption/info when i write back to them for an exchange or refund etc..
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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    Your dipped beam and main beam bulb will be H1 on the facelift. Not sure what the fogs are.

    EDIT: Aha, beaten to it with different info. Halfords web site was saying H1 for both but we know that they aren't always correct!

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    In my facelift it is
    H7 dip
    H1 main
    H3 fog

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    ah thanks guys.. and a good link there.. I have never been particularly bothered with changing bulbs in any car i have owned previously, the first time i do it i get it wrong..

    will contact the seller now..
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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    Quote Originally Posted by Derek Mc View Post
    In my facelift it is
    H7 dip
    H1 main
    H3 fog
    AirBox Mod-Angel Eye head lights-HID 5000k-Colour coded grill-GID to CID-Auto Dim rear view Mirror, Rear Parking Sensors, Signum Fog surrounds, 19" Audi A5 rep Alloys, Eibach 30mm Pro-kit Lowering Springs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Caveman_nige View Post
    ah thanks guys.. and a good link there.. I have never been particularly bothered with changing bulbs in any car i have owned previously, the first time i do it i get it wrong..

    will contact the seller now..
    Thats the bulbs I bought for mine Nige, very pure crisp white too, worth doing IMO...

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    seems that I will need H11 for my foglights though, not what is listed in that list as I have the VXR front bumper... seems I need to write to them again now to advise that the fogs need to be different as well...
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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