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Are H11 and H8 the same bulb?

Are H11 and H8 the same bulb?

One interesting thing about automotive headlight and fog lights bulbs is that many sizes are cross-compatible or equivalent. For example, H11 is equivalent to H8, H9, and the L-Shaped H16 bulb.

Are all H8 bulbs the same?

Hello! In terms of aftermarket bulbs, yes H11, H9, and H8 are all the same bulbs as they share the same base and shape!

What bulb is H8?

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Light Source Type Halogen
Brand H8 standard halogen bulb
Wattage 35 watts
Voltage 12 Volts

Is H9 and H8 the same?

The H9 is rated at 65w, and has the same mounting base as the H11 and H8, but has a slightly different harness “key” and doesn’t use a light filter (~40% more lumens than H11, per bulb).

What are H8 headlights?

H8 size is mostly used for the fog lights (2008-2012 Kia Sportage and 2013-2017 Volkswagen Jetta). All the experienced drivers know how important automotive lighting is, as the human is powerless when it comes to weather conditions.

What is H7 hid?

H7 / H7LL / H7-55W / 499 – HID Conversion Kits H7 HID Kits are single beam bulbs that are used for low beam, high beam and fog light applications.

Can you fit H11 instead of H8?

I did a little research and turns out the H8 and H11 bulbs are identical with the exception of one small tab on the top of the bulb base. I simply trimmed it to be the same width as the H8 and it fit snug like a glove. Took me a total of 5 minutes using my dremel.

Will a H11 fit a H8?

H8 bulbs will fit in H11 housing. They might take a little effort or tweaking but they are 98% close.

What bulb is compatible with H8?

Headlight and Fog Light Bulb Cross Reference

Race Sport Bulb Size Cross References to…
H4 9003, HB2 – These are dual filament bulbs and mainly used as headlights
H8 H9, H11, H16 (See clarifications below)
H10 9040, 9050, 9055, 9140, 9145, 9155 – These are single filament bulbs and mainly used as fog lights

How many watts is a H8 bulb?

35 watts
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Light Source Type Halogen
Brand H8 standard halogen bulb
Wattage 35 watts
Voltage 12 Volts

Are H8 and H16 the same?

The biggest difference between H8, H9, H11, and H16 are both the wattage levels that they run at and whether or not they have a painted-on reflector cap at the top of the glass tube. H16 is most commonly used in fog lights, whereas the H11 is most commonly used in headlights.

How many lumens is a H8 bulb?

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