May 3 2017

Sylvania Silvestar Halogen Headlight Bulbs – Consumer Reports #auto #finance #calculator

#auto bulbs # Higher-priced lights shine more brightly but not farther A website touting the Sylvania SilverStar headlight bulb says it provides “up to 30 percent” greater visibility down the road. That sounds impressive until you read the fine print: “compared with worn standard halogen” bulbs. Still, such claims are making premium-priced halogen bulbs an alluring choice for drivers. To see how those premium bulbs stack up against one another, we put eight of them, costing $20 to $80, through a range of tests in our labs and at our test track. We tested the low-beam performance of single-filament (9003) …