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      08-23-2012, 04:28 PM   #1
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Just a quick question - Did you leave the oem low beam bulbs at 4300k. I was thinking of going with 6000k to match with the rings? Too bright? You got pulled over? Please share. I do want to get pulled over. If u live in Cali, then you know how the cops are. Pull u over for everything.

Anyways, this is what I am looking at:-

http://www.umnitza.com/philips-d2s-8...ir-p-5693.html

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      08-23-2012, 04:37 PM   #2
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I am using the stock bulbs with mine.
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      08-23-2012, 04:56 PM   #3
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I have 6000k headlight bulbs with my OSS. Color match is much better than stock bulbs (I had stock bulbs with OSS on my previous e92 and the match was okay, but not great), and I haven't ever gotten pulled over for them.
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I have 6000k headlight bulbs with my OSS. Color match is much better than stock bulbs (I had stock bulbs with OSS on my previous e92 and the match was okay, but not great), and I haven't ever gotten pulled over for them.
What brand are you using?
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      08-23-2012, 05:04 PM   #5
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What brand are you using?
I'm pretty sure Philips, but not 100%
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Yea. I think Philips is the only one? Is it much brighter or just fits perfect with the rings?
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I have 6000k headlight bulbs with my OSS. Color match is much better than stock bulbs (I had stock bulbs with OSS on my previous e92 and the match was okay, but not great), and I haven't ever gotten pulled over for them.
Another quick question bro. Do u have d1s bulbs or d2s?
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You want to get pulled over? then get 12000k bulbs, that surely would do the trick
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Another quick question bro. Do u have d1s bulbs or d2s?
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I'm pretty sure Philips, but not 100%
Where did you pick them up from?
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Where did you pick them up from?
Actually they might be MTEC bulbs. Either way I've had them on the car 8 months with no problems. I'm almost 100% sure I got them from e92-lighting.com (but I could have got them from EAS), I'm pretty sure the guy's name is derrick (he's on the forums). Sorry I'm not helping too much, but it's been a while and it wasn't really a part I invested much time thinking about back then.
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Actually they might be MTEC bulbs. Either way I've had them on the car 8 months with no problems. I'm almost 100% sure I got them from e92-lighting.com (but I could have got them from EAS), I'm pretty sure the guy's name is derrick (he's on the forums). Sorry I'm not helping too much, but it's been a while and it wasn't really a part I invested much time thinking about back then.
No worries. Thanks for the help.
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Thanks man! Going in next week to get them.
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Just ordered some 6000k this morning.
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Anyone have pics for comparison? Never thought about this before. Now to decide between OSS and LS3, then stock or 6000k.
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Anyone have pics for comparison? Never thought about this before. Now to decide between OSS and LS3, then stock or 6000k.
I don't have pics, but while I was looking for bulbs there was a thread on the e90 side regarding it. Night and day difference it appears.
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Yea man. Big difference. My friend with e93 m3 has them but with no OSS or LS3. Before I got my OSS, i compared my car with his and his were much better. Perfect white. Since LS3 and OSS are both 6000k rings, i thought y not get 6000k bulbs to match them? It will look much better. Ordered mine too!
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I'm pretty sure Philips, but not 100%
thank you as I use the stocks also.
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did you guys get the e-92 lighting.com bulbs? or actually what did everyone end up getting? pics?
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I got the philips d1s frm umnitza bro.
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I will be installing mine tomorrow. I didn't use a forum sponsor.
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I will be installing mine tomorrow. I didn't use a forum sponsor.
yo tech, do you mind PM'ing me where you got your bulbs please??
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