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I took a set out of my wifes van, cannot see the road or anything with them ( the blue light absorbs into the black pavement and doesnt reflect back. If you use the 9004 bulbs I will sell them shipped for $25
 

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The blue isnt all that, like a light sky blue color but really bad light for night driving, I popped in the 46,000K and man what a world of difference it makes seeing the road. If it is raining out it is like driving with no lights on at all. I think the blue falls in the 30,000K range and isnt very much light at all. I hate them just for the fact you cannot see anything and I have perfect vision. Just my opinion ( wonder if thats the reason all these tuner cars with blue lights are wrecked...lol )
 

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I had found a chart showing light output. If I can find it I will post it. The lumen output goes down with the increase in K =(color temp). Stock HID's are 4200-4300k= not quite white (slightly yellow) 8000k will be more blue and produce less light. I went with 5000k for this reason. Pure white with the most light output.

Ok went and found it this is a good idea of color temp vs light output.

http://www.manyadeal.com/page.html?id=24
 

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Yeah I couldnt remember the exact #'s but we have the 6K's on now and are awesome. I wouldnt recommend the blues at all.... and I think thats the reason the cops are pulling people over with the blue lights because you just cant see the road at all.
 

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I had some 8000K bulbs in my old F150 and while the blue tint looked cool they were terrible for night driving. Just not enough light.
 

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Ok, I scanned the package and you can see the difference in the brightness ratings... as well as the other ratings are low.
 
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