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    Been out & bought some silver indicator bulbs so i thought 2 min job this afternoon so i get O/S done all ok start on N/S but drop the bulb holder i now have to jack the car up & remove the undertray to recover the holder i manage now to get the bulb & holder back in place bulb but then find the bulb not working so i take bulb holder out & ***** drop it again
    so get jack back out lose some skin of fingers whilst retrieving the holder im not happy by now as its taken 20 mins so i put original bulb back i now have 1 silver & 1 orange bulb & im not changing it again

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    Know what you mean mate, but you should try it on the facelift with AFL

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    why do they make it so damn tight around the lights are they trying to make you take car to garage just for bulb change

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    ive found all bulbs easy tbh
    sidelights main beam and indicators about 5 minutes for each set.
    Just have to be careful when doing them

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    i'll bring along the bulb to a meet when your then cheers gregg

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gregg View Post
    ive found all bulbs easy tbh
    sidelights main beam and indicators about 5 minutes for each set.
    Just have to be careful when doing them

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    Quote Originally Posted by PeteRs View Post
    i'll bring along the bulb to a meet when your then cheers gregg
    No worries mate.

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    They are a bit awkward arn,t they.

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    on the ind on the front are he pins offset.. as only type our shop sells in the silver type..

    i ask as i put smoked sri rear lamps on last week then had to buy orange bulbs for the back and they were straight pins not offset which local parts place said they dont do in the silver type..not taken a front one out as they are a pig to get to

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    yep fronts are offset pins

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