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Old 08-04-2017, 03:39 PM
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Headlight upgrade

Hello all. I have a 1988 260E I would like to upgrade to euro headlights. I can find little for the 260e but many for the 300e. Are these units the same between cars? Thanks

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Old 08-04-2017, 10:49 PM
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The same for 86-93 for US models. Depo is a reasonable surrogate for Bosch or Hella. TYC much less so.

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Old 08-06-2017, 09:29 AM
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The Depo lights are available on eBay for less than $200 and well worth the cost. I have used both genuine Bosch and the Depo lights and there isn't enough of a difference to justify the higher cost for the Bosch.
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