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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-18-2006, 03:46 PM Thread Starter
 
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I got a 97 ZX-6R and I looked in a magazine to find out my headlight is an H4. Is this correct/standard? If so can I buy automobile H4 bulbs or does it have to be a motorcycle bulb? I've heard that headlights can melt wiring and other things inside the lens. If the powers consumption is the same (60/55), does it really matter?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-18-2006, 04:02 PM
 
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If the bulb is an H4, then getting another H4 to replace it should be just fine. An H4 is an H4 weather it's in a car or a bike. The casing is probably made out of metal or some really durable plastic, so as long as you stay within the 60/55 wattage range, nothing will melt.
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