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Euro Projector Headlights Wanted

Postby V AR 164 » Mon Jun 12, 2017 1:04 am

Hey guys,
Been searching for a set of the Bosch projector headlights for a while now.

If anyone has a set for sale could you message me please.

Thanks, Andrew.
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Re: Euro Projector Headlights Wanted

Postby alfa east » Thu Jun 15, 2017 7:25 am

Hi Andrew, is your car RHD or LHD? You mean the ones for the Super model, right?
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Re: Euro Projector Headlights Wanted

Postby V AR 164 » Thu Jun 15, 2017 7:29 am

Yes that's them,

My car is RHD as I am located in Australia :)

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Re: Euro Projector Headlights Wanted

Postby alfa east » Fri Jun 16, 2017 5:09 am

The RHD ones are different in that the glass cover is different only; see also this previous topic (a few sources are mentioned too):
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In other words, if the glass covers of your car are still OK you can buy the LHD version and just change them. Your choice of possible supply maybe larger.
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Re: Euro Projector Headlights Wanted

Postby alfa east » Fri Jun 16, 2017 5:26 am

Have you tried your fellow countryman "David Tracey"?
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Re: Euro Projector Headlights Wanted

Postby AlfaWhiz » Fri Jun 16, 2017 7:06 am

For the FL / Super models, not sure about only the glass covers being different. There is a metal plate in the lens assembly which creates the uneven light pattern of the LHD cars (light farther on the right side). I believe this metal plate would have to be reversed for the RHD cars, otherwise it would blind the oncoming traffic. I don't see a reason for the glass to be different between the two. That said, I did not have the RHD headlights in my hands. Just my two cents.

It would make sense for the glass to differ for the non-projector pre-facelift headlights though.
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Re: Euro Projector Headlights Wanted

Postby V AR 164 » Mon Jun 19, 2017 11:34 pm

Thanks for the replies everyone,

I have tracked down a complete set in the UK which I am going to purchase. They come complete with the metal strip underneath. The only reason I didn't purchase the ones on eBay from Australia is because they do not come with the metal strip. I know it is not necessary but it would unfinished without them.

I'll post up a few pics when they arrive.

Cheers Andrew.
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