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Denoting a vehicle headlight with a sealed unit consisting of the light source, reflector, and lens.
- ‘Sealed beam headlights are much harder to replace compared to composite headlamps.’
- ‘This document establishes performance requirements, material requirements, design requirements, and design guidelines for sealed beam headlamps.’
- ‘However, some vehicles use sealed beam lighting which requires that you convert to bulb type lighting.’
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