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      08-12-2011, 06:57 PM   #1
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E92 M3 angel eye upgrade

Anyone using LED angel eye upgrades that they are happy with?
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      08-13-2011, 10:38 AM   #2
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      08-13-2011, 11:09 AM   #3
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I have got LUX H8 v3s on mine. Not cheap but I'm very happy with them. Much brighter than the ones (from ebay) I had before.
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      08-13-2011, 07:02 PM   #4
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I had the Lux H8 V2s and was very pleased with them.

As Madders said, they're not cheap, but you get what you pay for!
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tried a few and they all caused issues

GP thunders are the way to go.............. and far cheaper and look just as good!
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Love my GP Thunders. Ok they don't light the outer rings so well but the 8500s have a great look and are cheap and easy to fit. Massive improvement on stock.
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tried a few and they all caused issues

GP thunders are the way to go.............. and far cheaper and look just as good!
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      08-16-2011, 04:09 AM   #8
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went from gp thunders to lux 3.0s. makes gp's look yellowish/dim. lux 3.0s make the AEs look like E92 335 LCI AEs. clean!
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      08-16-2011, 04:40 AM   #9
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All the LED's I've ever seen are dim in daylight.
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yeah I'm not sure they are anywhere near LCI bright - you can see those bad boys a mile off but they are certainly noticably brighter that bulbs. But they are expensive.....and I just hated the yellow colour, so for me was worth it.

Interestingly though a knowledgable car colleague (who had never seen my car before) saw me drive into work and thought my M was spanking new - based soley on the Angel Eyes. Make of that what you will....
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All the LED's I've ever seen are dim in daylight.
Then you havent seen the LUX Angel eyes in person. Take a look at our pictures because they are all taken in the daytime, most of them in full sunlight. The LUX are 3-4 times brighter then the cheep LED's on the market.
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      08-16-2011, 01:17 PM   #12
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All the LED's I've ever seen are dim in daylight.
Then you havent seen the LUX Angel eyes in person. Take a look at our pictures because they are all taken in the daytime, most of them in full sunlight. The LUX are 3-4 times brighter then the cheep LED's on the market.
I would back that up. I had some £50 ones and then upgraded to LUX v3s.

They are much brighter
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That's the main reason I liked the Lux so much. They're super white and brighter than stock in sunlight, so the best of both worlds.

Most cheap replacements (including GPTs, as I also trialed those for a while) are actually dimmer than the stock yellow bulbs.
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HAD THEM ALL LUX H8 V3 THE BEST SO FAR
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GP Thunders look cool in the day but turn yellow and dim once you have your headlights turned on. LUX is the way to go.
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Then you havent seen the LUX Angel eyes in person. Take a look at our pictures because they are all taken in the daytime, most of them in full sunlight. The LUX are 3-4 times brighter then the cheep LED's on the market.
At 245 plus shipping they would need to be
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Then you havent seen the LUX Angel eyes in person. Take a look at our pictures because they are all taken in the daytime, most of them in full sunlight. The LUX are 3-4 times brighter then the cheep LED's on the market.
At £245 plus shipping they would need to be
$245?
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$245?
Yes $245
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      08-18-2011, 01:29 PM   #19
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Well it would be good to see the Lux in person. Anyone in the midlands got them?
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Yes $245
70.000$ CAR & 245$ IS GUNNA BREAK THE BANK

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      08-20-2011, 06:30 PM   #21
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Well it would be good to see the Lux in person. Anyone in the midlands got them?
Seriously, unless you go the OSS route, you won't get a better plug and play solution.

Bite the bullett - you won't be disappointed!
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