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PostSubject: New old SW owner now.    New old SW owner now.  I_icon_minitimeTue Jun 15, 2021 11:03 pm

Greetings from Columbus Ohio USA. Proud new owner of an 02, SW. High miles but seems well maintained. Got from a dealership. Coming from an 06 Burg 400. Looking forward to sharing experience, reading posts and chat w everyone. Questions about upgrades to the headlamps. They seem so dim and yellow even with purchasing new bulbs. Would Leds fit?
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PostSubject: Re: New old SW owner now.    New old SW owner now.  I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 16, 2021 5:10 am

Greetings!

No doubt those who know will be forthcoming with the information you seek but there are many threads here about changing bulbs and so on so you might like to spend a little time trawling with the use of our Search facility.
Starting from the Home Page often produces Forum-wide results.
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PostSubject: Re: New old SW owner now.    New old SW owner now.  I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 16, 2021 7:02 am

No doubt some have fitted LED's as replacements for OE bulbs and they going to say they're brilliant however they perform. Rather like those that were fitting HID kits a few years ago and saying pretty much the same.

I replaced the ageing OE bulbs in my Silver Wing with Osram Nightbreakers a couple of years before I sold it and they were a great improvement. Mainly because I chose bulbs specifically recommended for motorcycle/maxi scooter use. Osram have produced better and improved versions since then, as I get regular emails from the automotive lighting specialists I bought them from.


I have full LED lights in my Forza 300 including the mirrors, and after more than two and a half years of ownership I still don't have an opinion, they're just lights.


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PostSubject: Re: New old SW owner now.    New old SW owner now.  I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 16, 2021 7:19 am

Congrats on your Silver Wing! Welcome and have fun.
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PostSubject: Re: New old SW owner now.    New old SW owner now.  I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 16, 2021 8:25 am

Welcome aboard the board grasshopper. There was a recent post (past couple of weeks) from a new member about his LED headlight upgrade modification ... use the "Search" function and read all about it!
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PostSubject: Re: New old SW owner now.    New old SW owner now.  I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 16, 2021 8:48 am

Welcome from Marysville Ohio. There is a great vast of knowledge here. A great site.
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PostSubject: Thank you   New old SW owner now.  I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 16, 2021 9:44 am

Appleman wrote:
Welcome from Marysville Ohio. There is a great vast of knowledge here. A great site.
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PostSubject: Thanks everyone   New old SW owner now.  I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 16, 2021 9:46 am

I will troll around and look for those. Just concerned about the wire clip clearance with the large base with midst LED Kits.
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