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Old 12/21/2019, 06:46 PM   #1

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Marchal fog lights

Which is correct... 653 or 656 ?
Build date 2/13

Currently I have 653ís but I think I read they should be 656ís but I canít tell the difference between the 2.. currently on eBay itís around $900 for a pair just to replace..

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Old 12/22/2019, 11:17 AM   #2
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The 656 was is the correct light for the GT/CS. The Marchal 653 differs by the number stamped in the top of the housing and originally used halogen bulbs. The 656 used Quartz iodine bulbs. Unless you are building a high end concours car I would keep the 653s that you have.

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Old 12/22/2019, 02:02 PM   #3
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NPD advertises the Marchal 656 lights for $379, which is what I installed on my black GT/CS.

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Thanks.. I appreciate the info
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