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      07-20-2012, 11:53 AM   #1
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Group buy on depos?

Seen a while back there was a group buy on a particular alloy wheel, i was just wondering was there ever a group buy on Depo Angel Eye Headlighs.

Most UK pre-lci E90s come with halogen headlights and like myself i'd imagine that most owners would like to upgrade to Angel Eyes.

Could anyone sort anything like this out?
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      07-20-2012, 04:54 PM   #2
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nobody? well im shocked lol
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im well up for this =)

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Me too.

not long had my car but noticed a few threads on people upgrading so angel lights are bright white.. i am guessing this is what this thread is about...

are they easy to change?
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      07-21-2012, 01:52 AM   #5
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OP is talking about complete headlights from Depo.
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ahh ok my bad

i am just wanting some bulbs or whatever it is to make the yellow angel lights white....
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I think the consensus was that depo headlights were shit. Look not bad but the beam pattern is worse than the halogen lights they replaced!

Best bet if you want angel eyes on a budget is to swap the lights out for LCI halogens.
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I think the consensus was that depo headlights were shit. Look not bad but the beam pattern is worse than the halogen lights they replaced!

Best bet if you want angel eyes on a budget is to swap the lights out for LCI halogens.
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Unless you have plenty of money to go for trial and error method.
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I think the consensus was that depo headlights were shit. Look not bad but the beam pattern is worse than the halogen lights they replaced!

Best bet if you want angel eyes on a budget is to swap the lights out for LCI halogens.
my mate had the depo angel eyes on his e90, the beam pattern was fine and they passed the MOT
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Unless you have plenty of money to go for trial and error method.
Hey mak, You know when you did the conversion, did you do the xenons upfront? Whats happening with square set up? In fact what happened to the pics......... Come on Mak!!! Still waiting buddy.
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Hey mak, You know when you did the conversion, did you do the xenons upfront? Whats happening with square set up? In fact what happened to the pics......... Come on Mak!!! Still waiting buddy.
Welcome back bud.
LCI Xenon headlights were damn expensive and to retrofit that, I needed FRM3 as well. So went for straight swap job which is LCI halogen headlights.

I guess you are forgetting that part of deal was, you were going to post photos of your car with new wheels on and then my turn.
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Welcome back bud.
LCI Xenon headlights were damn expensive and to retrofit that, I needed FRM3 as well. So went for straight swap job which is LCI halogen headlights.

I guess you are forgetting that part of deal was, you were going to post photos of your car with new wheels on and then my turn.
I hear ya on the expense part. You drive a hard bargain. Ok so i will take some pics and then finally i can see the square set up.

Give me some time.
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