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Baldbazza
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Post by Baldbazza »

stuart_hedges wrote:Don't ever believe the Halfords book of lies! I've never, ever seen it get the correct answer for light bulbs or windscreen wipers.
I have. 1972 I think it was... :wink:
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quite often the XANTIA dash bulbs are the 1.2w capless
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Post by admiral51 »

Baldbazza wrote:
stuart_hedges wrote:Don't ever believe the Halfords book of lies! I've never, ever seen it get the correct answer for light bulbs or windscreen wipers.
I have. 1972 I think it was... :wink:
in my defence i never actually stated it would be correct but i couldnt think of anybody else at the time

but i did get the name right halfrauds :) :)

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Post by stuart_hedges »

No offence meant Colin! Just that Halfords is a dirty word round here.

In all fairness, the little book in my local shop (a Motor World) also had the wrong brake light bulbs listed for the XM, so I don't think it's just limited to them.

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stuart_hedges wrote:No offence meant Colin! Just that Halfords is a dirty word round here..
and absolutely none taken :D :D

i always go to main dealers...find the type of bulb specified and then go find it cheaper else where :lol: :lol:

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