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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-04-2012, 07:55 PM Thread Starter
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head light!!!!!!!!

i have an 2009 rocker, the low beam on the bike is like riding with a candle!!!!!!!!!! if it were not for the high beam i would be screwed, any suggestions? brighter bulb? would that even help?
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-04-2012, 08:22 PM
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Just go with the cobra II healight.... a search on ebay should turn one up for about $100. I got one and I love it!! good brightness, plus it look wwaaaaayyyyy better than stock....
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Check out sylvania silverstar ultra bulbs , had a set in my old car and they were a heck of alot better than stock. I think Wach runs em in his Roadglide, hopefully he'll chime in on the brightness.

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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-05-2012, 06:58 AM
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Big discussion going on in "Electrical" on this topic now. Seems to be a very common complaint.

Improving the headlight

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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-05-2012, 09:10 AM
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i second the sylvania ultra bulb. i've had one in my '09 t/g for about 4 months great lighting & no elec. issues i only use it on low beam for 2 reasons
'1 low beam is great lighting. &
2. i'm trying to cut down on the draw on the stator.
3. i don't uuse the passing lights much, may decide to go with LED'S .BUT NOT FOR THE HEADLIGHT, DON'T LIKE THE BEAM PATTERN.
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-05-2012, 10:11 AM
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i like the orsam H4 80-100 myself thats a bad boy..and only $20.oo...you have to ajust it a little so you dont get bright lighted...but when you get it right....Iam talking daylight from ditch to ditch....

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