Daniel Stern used to post regularly to the Volvo newsgroup giving out heaps
of first class advice. He is one of the best auto lighting specialists out
there, it is well worth reading his site on HID upgrades.
If you are really still in a fix then why not drop him a line.
Apart from dulling reflectors on older vehicles voltage drop is one of the
worst enemies of deteriating headlight performance. Dirty contacts eat
"Randy G." <frcn@DESPAMMOcncnet.com> wrote in message
> glull <email@example.com> wrote:
>>I was wondering if anyone has tried any of the aftermarket HID kits
>>available. I have a 2001 S80 and was noticing that the headlight bulbs
>>were dimming a bit...so much so that I will be buying new lights soon.
>>The cost of new H7s will run me only $50 for the set, but I have seen
>>universal upgrade kits for cars in the $350. True, that is a lot of
>>cash, but not if you're headed into a tree or ditch because our
>>visibility was reduced.
>>Anyone have any advice or experience on this?
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