2020-01-24 12:11:44 by Daniel Charlesworth

New lighting technology has revolutionized car lighting. Just a decade or two ago, almost all cars used halogen lights for both headlights and most other purposes. In recent years, LED and Xenon lights have become more popular. In fact, most new vehicles today use LED or Xenon headlights. Many drivers with older vehicles are switching out their halogen bulbs and upgrading to LED or Xenon. If you’re shopping for a new vehicle, or just considering upgrading your headlights, you might be wondering which is better – LED or Xenon. In this article, we’ll explore both options and tell you which is brighter.

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If you're wanting to get the most out of your car lights, you'll be looking into upgrading your bulbs. Upgrade bulbs typically do one of two things: give you extra light on the road, or give you a whiter light.

First-time buyers of upgrade headlight bulbs often ask if these bulbs will generate more heat. The perception is that more light equals more heat. However, nowadays, this isn't usually the case. Lighting manufacturers have found more effective ways to increase the power of bulbs without generating any extra heat.

Keep on reading to find out more about upgrades, including the different types of bulbs available.
 

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Your Questions Answered: Are Xenon HID kits legal?

There is a lot of confusion surrounding HID conversion kits. Many of our customers love the stylish look and brighter beam that xenon headlight bulbs can produce and want to achieve this using their halogen system. In a nutshell, HID kits are not road legal, because they're classed as an aftermarket modification.

Keep on reading to find out everything you need to know, or skip to the bottom of this post for our brilliantly bright alternatives to a xenon HID conversion kit…

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