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Old September 19th, 2018, 19:57   #1
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Question Bulb size on top mk3 instrument cluster

Trying to upgrade to full LED interior bulbs.
What’s the official size name of the two 2W osram twist-socket bulbs on the top of the mk3 dashboard instrument cluster ?
One bulb covers the tach, the other bulb covers the speedo.
Searched everywhere cannot find the official bulb number for these two.
Badly want a brighter illuminated cluster.
These bulbs look like this:

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Old September 19th, 2018, 20:44   #2
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Can't say from here, but that looks like a standard 194 lamp. They make them in LED now too
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Old September 19th, 2018, 23:07   #3
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I believe they are a B8.4D bulb.
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