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      08-04-2010, 02:40 AM   #1
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2011 e92 OE Angel Eyes HID or LED??

I just dont know...

But Ive seen some bone stock 2011 e92 3xx lately and their Angel Eyes are:
- Bright White
- Both rings lit up equally
- BRIGHT!!

wtf == did BMW pickup on what we's been cooking for a couple yrs now??
If so,... good job BMW

and if so, do the 2011 e9xm3's get em?
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      08-04-2010, 12:22 PM   #2
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I just dont know...

But Ive seen some bone stock 2011 e92 3xx lately and their Angel Eyes are:
- Bright White
- Both rings lit up equally
- BRIGHT!!

wtf == did BMW pickup on what we's been cooking for a couple yrs now??
If so,... good job BMW

and if so, do the 2011 e9xm3's get em?
I believe only the E92 335is LCI gets the new LED AEs...
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      08-04-2010, 12:36 PM   #3
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Correction - only 2011+ E92/E93 non-M LCI got them.
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      08-07-2010, 03:05 PM   #4
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M3s sadly are not getting them, they are very nice LEDs.
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      09-08-2010, 09:54 PM   #5
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So they ARE LED's correct?

Now -- how can we retrofit them into the M's??

Anyone think it's possible?
cost-effective?
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      09-08-2010, 10:17 PM   #6
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So they ARE LED's correct?

Now -- how can we retrofit them into the M's??

Anyone think it's possible?
cost-effective?
While almost anything on this planet is possible with the right amount of resources, from everything that I've read, a retrofit is not feasible without considerable work.
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      09-09-2010, 07:11 AM   #7
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Yes, they're LED's.

The M-cars did not get them because an entire bumper change would have had to be done. They do look great, however, I like that the M cars don't have them since that differentiates our cars a bit more than the LCI LED's on the non-M cars.

You can go AiB, Lux kit, HID kit, or some simple pop-in GP Thunders for more white than the nasty yellow. Of course, there's OSS too.
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kaykay- what are you running these days? Still GP? Did you ever try out the AiB's?
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      09-09-2010, 10:52 AM   #9
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Fsarc - yeah, I'm still running the GP Thunders... TBH, they're not that bad and I like them, better than OEM.

I haven't tried the AiB's yet but they're probably the next mod I'll do... Unless I bite the bullet and go with OSS. I just need to see the AiB's in person first.

For $25 the GP Thunders are a great solution...
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      09-09-2010, 01:23 PM   #10
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so with the new headlights
if one of the LEDs goes bad, you replace the entire headlight?
or do they sell the LED as a replacement bulb?
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      09-09-2010, 01:29 PM   #11
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i think i can answer my own question
here is the parts list

part 13 is listed as :

13 Repair kit for LED module TAGFAHRLICHT 2 63117263051

costs $196.30 from Tischer
so that's already $400 just for the LEDs
then you have to find out how to fit them to a non LCI headlight
can anyone with a LCI take some pics of the inside of the headlight?
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      09-09-2010, 02:40 PM   #12
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Fsarc - yeah, I'm still running the GP Thunders... TBH, they're not that bad and I like them, better than OEM.

I haven't tried the AiB's yet but they're probably the next mod I'll do... Unless I bite the bullet and go with OSS. I just need to see the AiB's in person first.

For $25 the GP Thunders are a great solution...
Well since your info says you're in Southern California, feel free to drop by and check them out on our E92 M3! Just give me a PM whenever you've got some time to stop by.
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      09-19-2010, 08:50 PM   #13
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I believe only the E92 335is LCI gets the new LED AEs...
I would like to get those for my M3 please advise?
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