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We share the same handbook for the 125 and 150. Accoriding to page 54 the high/low beam bulb is Halogen. The one fitted to mine appers a normal glass bulb. What's fitted to yours in the States please. If it isn't halogen, has anyone tried upgrading bulb to say that latest "blue" bulb?
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You can't unless you replace the headlight. And don't, I melted a reflector by doing so. Brit LXs use a Bosch Ba20d fitting. You can buy a replacement bulb which is a 35/35 watt halogen type in Halfords in the motorbike bulb section for £6.
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Thanks for that useful information. Been reading about HID and I thought that was the solution.
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If you could find one with a Ba20d fitting it might be. Not road legal in this country though.
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Stuck with a crap headlight then!
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No you're not. Order a Euro headlight. Don't know where from though. You would need to order it specially.
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