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      10-27-2012, 06:57 PM   #1
Agent Smith
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Drives: 2016 i8
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2016 BMW i8  [5.00]
HighPerformanceBulbs LED Sidemarkers

As mentioned in my other thread, I decided to do a full LED upgrade on my exterior lights. One thing that I absolutely wanted were amber turn signals, including the sidemarkers. Due to a color mismatch with the sidemarkers from MODMY3, I decided to try HPB's kit. I was pretty nervous since I was keeping the turn signal bulbs from MODMY3, so I didn't expect the color to match.

I was wrong, the HPB amber sidemarkers match perfectly, now everything looks like the stock amber color. My only concern was with the fitment, the bulbs were definitely tight pushing them in - I think the top LED chip was hitting the housing. I was able to snap it in, but you just have to be willing to press it in harder than the stock bulbs.

Other than that, I am very pleased with these sidemarkers from HPB.
The i8 needs a V8 amirite?