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Old 03-23-2012, 06:04 PM   #1
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PIAA 1100X replacement bulbs

I have researched quite a bit to find replacement bulbs without any luck! I know they are MR16 and GU5.3 base, 50W 12V. I even bought a Ushio from a local lighting store it's this .
But it turns out the original bulbs have round lens and the Ushio has flat lens. In fact I looked around the Internet and have not been able to find one with the round lens.

Does anyone know where to get them?

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Old 03-23-2012, 07:18 PM   #2
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They are $37.63 on PIAA 15352. (amazon's own listing of them has an incorrect product photo of an h4 bulb)
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Old 03-24-2012, 06:52 AM   #3
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Old 03-24-2012, 07:08 AM   #4
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That's why I got rid of those lights. The bulbs are a very specific bulb and they're very expensive. They blew so often, that I could have bought Touratech HIDs on the front end, spent the same amount of money, and not had to worry about replacing so many bulbs half-way through a trip.
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Old 03-24-2012, 08:24 PM   #5
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That's always an option (replacing the system). LED is definitely better. I've replaced 4-5 bulbs at this point, but it's hard to pull the trigger when a single bulb goes. If I knew I'd keep the bike for another 80k miles maybe I'd step up to replace it, but I'll probably keep buying expensive bulbs one at a time.
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