[200q20v] an alternative H4 lamp wattage

Paul R Luevano prl at ptc.com
Fri Dec 29 11:26:27 EST 2000

Glen Powell wrote:
> I find the 80/100W H4s typically last for many years, often more than 5
> years.

Really?  My experience, albeit limited, has been otherwise.  My 100/80W
low beams blew at 4 and 5 months respectively.  These were Sylvania
Osram bulbs, not the cheap bulbs.  My buddy has also had similar life
with his 100/80W H4's in his Euros on his BMW.

I wonder why the difference?

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