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      12-02-2015, 01:53 AM   #172
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Originally Posted by SeattleDude View Post
Hi guys.

I am thinking about getting this 06 330i to rebuild and it looks like a good candidate for LCI upgrade. (fenders are still good on it)

I got the parts list from 2nd post, but question is do I have to go with pre-LCI xenon headlights or I can get LCI xenon headlights? will they plug right in? Is there need for coding or something like that.

Here is a pic of the car I am thinking about picking up.

I've literally got almost everything you need in that same exact color up for sale right now and would be happy to do a package deal. I just completed an LCI M-Sport conversion to my SGM 335. Here's the thread with all of the parts (I'm sure shipping would be the hardest part):
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1190466

Part two: if you decide to do an LCI Conversion, yes the LCI Xenons plug right in and functionally work (except for the three orange leds that most people code out) anyways. That said, the headlights will throw 'bulb out' codes until it's coded out. Just keep in mind that LCI Xenons are 2-3x more expensive than pre-LCI Xenons since you will have to source ballasts, led turn signals, AHL modules, bulbs and a clean pair of housings (trust me I just found this out). Here's a link to my conversion so you can see what it looks like:
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1193260

Feel free to PM me with any questions.