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      05-17-2011, 08:40 PM   #45
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piece of crap aib, passenger side burnt up, same thing happen to me except now when i put mine back to oem, passenger side dont turn on, both oem bulb light up on driver sides but passenger side dead!




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      05-17-2011, 09:47 PM   #47
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Baking my headlights to open them to install LEDs that cost $200 and charging over $600? And voiding my warranty?
And in my opinion, they look ricey.

If they looked like the ccfl ones they used on the E46, it would look better

At least with LED/ HID you can remove them when you go to dealer


Here's a pic of my ricey lights. Although, I did not have to ship my lights to have them done, I have had zero issues for over a year. I would not be caught dead popping these high heat led/HID bulb replacements into my headlights. I'm seeing a lot of people worried about opening up the headlights, but no one worried about all the issues that could arise from these little bulbs that rely on heat sinks to stop them from melting your headlights?

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LED emission is high heat now?
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LED emission is high heat now?
it's been discussed, often...
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Here's a pic of my ricey lights. Although, I did not have to ship my lights to have them done, I have had zero issues for over a year. I would not be caught dead popping these high heat led/HID bulb replacements into my headlights. I'm seeing a lot of people worried about opening up the headlights, but no one worried about all the issues that could arise from these little bulbs that rely on heat sinks to stop them from melting your headlights?

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+1 and your car looks amazing!
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+1 and your car looks amazing!
Thanks man. The OSS lights were one of my first and favorite mods I made to the car.
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