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I'm about to head out on a European road trip soon to northern Spain via France.  Does anybody have a list of bulb sizes I should keep as spares?  My main lights are the xenon lights and I think most the other lights are LED?  So do I still need to carry spares?

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I just take a kit I bought from Halfords over 20 years ago in the belief, rightly or wrongly, that it should satisfy any pedantic plod if stopped by just showing them that I am carrying spares.

Changing bulbs on many modern cars is not a minor job &, as you point out, the Evora like many others now use plenty of led which are not changeable

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It's a bit of a left over really as an awful lot of cars are all LED these days. Indicators are bulbs on an Evora at the back

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I'm the same as @PaulCP - every road trip for the past 20+ years, in a variety of different cars, has seen me carrying the same bulb kit, originally bought for an Alfa 155 back in 1995.

I've been asked to produce it on a handful of occasions during routine roadside checks and it was accepted each time without question - just as well on my trip last year, as I've converted the rear indicators to LED so not one of the bulbs will now fit it, :whistle:.

Oh, and I didn't bother with beam deflectors on the headlights either and nothing was said at the check, nor was there any adverse reaction at any time from oncoming drivers.

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Awesome thank very much guys. Just what I was thinking.  I’ll use the same kit use for my camper van as token gesture. 

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On 03/09/2019 at 11:25, electro_boy said:

I'm about to head out on a European road trip soon to northern Spain via France.  Does anybody have a list of bulb sizes I should keep as spares?  My main lights are the xenon lights and I think most the other lights are LED?  So do I still need to carry spares?

I am going a Euro road trip to northern Spain via France, departing on Wednesday next week.  Where are you going?

Fo not miss the Picos Europas. We did them 2 years ago 

21 hours ago, Alfa2Evora said:

I'm the same as @PaulCP - every road trip for the past 20+ years, in a variety of different cars, has seen me carrying the same bulb kit, originally bought for an Alfa 155 back in 1995.

I've been asked to produce it on a handful of occasions during routine roadside checks and it was accepted each time without question - just as well on my trip last year, as I've converted the rear indicators to LED so not one of the bulbs will now fit it, :whistle:.

Oh, and I didn't bother with beam deflectors on the headlights either and nothing was said at the check, nor was there any adverse reaction at any time from oncoming drivers.

I do exactly this 

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