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Originally Posted by Pat.w View Post
Using headlights is a bit daft IMO

The Saabs of the 80's had running lights that were effectively bright sidelights, and were plenty good enough IMO, with more efficient bulb technology (LED's) using significantly less energy that a standard filament bulb, I doubt that the difference energy used by the average motorist would be worth calculating
Good point Pat - the use of low energy daylight running lights would be a lot more cost effective.
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