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      06-05-2012, 10:50 AM   #1
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E90 projector retrofit and black out

So i didn't like any of the aftermarket headlight options and a set of oem projectors was more than i wanted to spend and i didn't feel like coding and doing all the other nonsense. So i opted to buy a set of bi-xenon projector housings and retro fit them into the stock halogen headlights.

Here is the finished product, feel free to comment away






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      06-05-2012, 10:58 AM   #2
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how did you crack it open?
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      06-05-2012, 11:09 AM   #3
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thats looks so good
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Well done! What bi-xenon projectors did you use/where did you get them? Gonna treat us to any beam pattern shots?
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      06-05-2012, 12:10 PM   #6
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looks good :] it would be even better if you could throw in some corona rings too!
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      06-05-2012, 12:22 PM   #7
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Definitely looks way better than stock...
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looks good. should of threw some dope LS3s in there.
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DIY on how you took those bad boys apart! Looks great.
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Wow that's impressive. But I do agree about getting some angel eyes in there.
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Assume you baked them open? I am tempted, how difficult was it?

Looks great... Makes me want to try even more
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how did you crack it open?
popped those suckers in the oven lol

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looks nice
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thats looks so good

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Well done! What bi-xenon projectors did you use/where did you get them? Gonna treat us to any beam pattern shots?
i went with the morimoto bi-xenon from the retrofit source.. and i will once i get a good picture, i will warn you that they are not perfect

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looks good :] it would be even better if you could throw in some corona rings too!
im thinking about it.. i might end up throwing in projectors where the high beams are
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Definitely looks way better than stock...
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looks good. should of threw some dope LS3s in there.
im thinking it may needs some.. maybe
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DIY on how you took those bad boys apart! Looks great.
thanks, and maybe the second time around ill do a DIY
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Wow that's impressive. But I do agree about getting some angel eyes in there.
thank you, and im thinking about it now lol
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Assume you baked them open? I am tempted, how difficult was it?

Looks great... Makes me want to try even more
yeah, it honestly wasnt that bad, ive done harder headlights, you just need to take your time and make sure you leave it in the oven long enough and with a tad bit of force they will pop open
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not too shabby!
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I like it but kinda looks awkward without halos.. Regardless amazing DIY work and originality!
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vooh, nice pershaan rug in de pikcher body.
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this is what all the motorcycle riders would do if they decide to add projectors and retrofit them in the reflector housings

It looks awesome, perhaps you can add the AE rings
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Nice work! I got one question, how do u adjust the light now? Still by the standard spots, like u would adjust the halogen height.
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popped those suckers in the oven lol
i heard that only works for e92 housing. Did you need to pry the lens off for e90?
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      06-09-2012, 12:44 PM   #22
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i like it. all i'd do differently would be adding angel eyes.
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