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Old 04-07-2005, 13:01   #1 (permalink)
Buford T. Justice
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NIGHTHAWK vs. SILVERSTAR

Has anyone tried the new GE NIGHTHAWK Headlights? Are they brighter and
better than Sylvania SilverStar Headlights?

http://www.ge.com/stories/en/20287.h...y=Product_Home

http://www.sylvania.com/ConsumerProd...ar/default.htm


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Old 04-07-2005, 21:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: NIGHTHAWK vs. SILVERSTAR

The Silverstar is better and brighter

"Buford T. Justice" <???@verizon.net> wrote in message
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> Has anyone tried the new GE NIGHTHAWK Headlights? Are they brighter and
> better than Sylvania SilverStar Headlights?
>
> http://www.ge.com/stories/en/20287.h...y=Product_Home
>
> http://www.sylvania.com/ConsumerProd...ar/default.htm
>



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Old 04-07-2005, 21:01   #3 (permalink)
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Re: NIGHTHAWK vs. SILVERSTAR

The Nighthawk puts more visible light on the road. The SilverStar
produces a whiter light thru the use of a light blue tint on the glass,
but doesn't put anymore useable light (probably less) on the road than
the 'base' Sylvania bulb - it's (SilverStar) just a marketing gimmick.


Brad wrote:
>
> The Silverstar is better and brighter
>
> "Buford T. Justice" <???@verizon.net> wrote in message
> news:bWe5e.516$Zn3.503@trnddc02...
> > Has anyone tried the new GE NIGHTHAWK Headlights? Are they brighter and
> > better than Sylvania SilverStar Headlights?
> >
> > http://www.ge.com/stories/en/20287.h...y=Product_Home
> >
> > http://www.sylvania.com/ConsumerProd...ar/default.htm
> >

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Old 04-07-2005, 21:01   #4 (permalink)
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Re: NIGHTHAWK vs. SILVERSTAR


"Sharon K.Cooke" <scooke@cox.net> wrote in message
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> The Nighthawk puts more visible light on the road. The SilverStar
> produces a whiter light thru the use of a light blue tint on the glass,
> but doesn't put anymore useable light (probably less) on the road than
> the 'base' Sylvania bulb - it's (SilverStar) just a marketing gimmick.


The real question is if the Nighthawk bulbs pull more wattage to be
brighter, like ricer bulbs off ebay, good at burning out wiring harnesses.


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Old 04-21-2005, 13:01   #5 (permalink)
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Re: NIGHTHAWK vs. SILVERSTAR

I bought a set of the GE NIGHTHAWK 9007 headlight bulbs on 4/11. They are
good, but still not as bright as I wanted. If I had to describe their
brightness, I would have to they are pretty close to Sylvania Cool Blues.

That being said, I exchanged the NIGHTHAWK bulbs for some Sylvania
SilverStar 9007 headlight bulbs on 4/21. MUCH BETTER! The light from the
SilverStars is perfectly white and I can see more at night. The light has
no blue tint even though the bulb's glass has a blue tint. I like my light
bright and white!

BTJustice

"Buford T. Justice" <???@verizon.net> wrote in message
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> Has anyone tried the new GE NIGHTHAWK Headlights? Are they brighter and
> better than Sylvania SilverStar Headlights?
>
> http://www.ge.com/stories/en/20287.h...y=Product_Home
>
> http://www.sylvania.com/ConsumerProd...ar/default.htm
>



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Old 04-21-2005, 17:01   #6 (permalink)
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Re: NIGHTHAWK vs. SILVERSTAR



"Buford T. Justice" wrote:
>
> I bought a set of the GE NIGHTHAWK 9007 headlight bulbs on 4/11. They are
> good, but still not as bright as I wanted. If I had to describe their
> brightness, I would have to they are pretty close to Sylvania Cool Blues.
>
> That being said, I exchanged the NIGHTHAWK bulbs for some Sylvania
> SilverStar 9007 headlight bulbs on 4/21. MUCH BETTER! The light from the
> SilverStars is perfectly white and I can see more at night. The light has
> no blue tint even though the bulb's glass has a blue tint. I like my light
> bright and white!


Sure:
http://www.danielsternlighting.com/t...good/good.html
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