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      01-22-2013, 01:31 PM   #1
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LED DRL Fog lights

I noticed that E92-Lighting has these also, but has anyone tried these?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-LED-Dayt...83c3e0&vxp=mtr

I'm looking to do something different on my LCI, and thought this might be cool. LMK what you think!

And if you have pictures, I'd love to see them
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I'm looking to do something different on my LCI, and thought this might be cool. LMK what you think!
Be ready for the "do you need some soy sauce with that Rice?" comments.

Personally, I wouldn't bother. I went through a cosmetic lighting phase on a couple motorcycles years ago), and after all was said and done it just wasn't worth it. Can't see the cosmetics from the driver (rider) seat. (functional improvements like a pair of 55W driving lights were worth it since they improved how much I could see at night)

JMHO since you asked.

End of the day, it's $165 to try them out and see if you like them. It's your ride, make it how you want it; when others are paying for the upgrades then they can tell you what to put on or not put on.
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these have been out for a while and i have not seen one person post a picture with them on.
so either it looks like shit or......no....it looks like shit
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In my experience sine we are friendly with high performance bulbs I can tell you they are not all its cracked up to be and quality is a concern depending on the manufacturer used.

9/10 cars I see with those look bad, and or have a bulb failure already.

Make sure wherever you buy them they are quality, or alteast have a good customer service and warranty.
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looks stupid.
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these have been out for a while and i have not seen one person post a picture with them on.
so either it looks like shit or......no....it looks like shit
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and I say that as someone who fully supports LED DRLS
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and I say that as someone who fully supports LED DRLS
NEW YORK CITY, I THOUGHT RICE-A-RONI WAS A SAN FRANCISCO THING!
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I love this forum lol.

Thanks for the responses!

Maybe I'll invest in Splitters instead
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Not my cup of tea, to much of an Audi look IMO
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Not my cup of tea, to much of an Audi look IMO
why does everyone hate on LEDs? Just because audi and Mercedes had them first and putting them on BMW means copying them? Did anyone ever notice that the new F13 comes with LEDs now? And I'm sure bmw will start having them on their other series soon.
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why does everyone hate on LEDs? Just because audi and Mercedes had them first and putting them on BMW means copying them? Did anyone ever notice that the new F13 comes with LEDs now? And I'm sure bmw will start having them on their other series soon.
Angle eyes belong on BMW, the other 2 can have the LED strips. IMO
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Angle eyes belong on BMW, the other 2 can have the LED strips. IMO
there are angel eyes on the f13 too
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there are angel eyes on the f13 too
I know that. I'm saying screw the LED strips and just stick with the AE
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Would still like my fogs to match my AEs
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I know that. I'm saying screw the LED strips and just stick with the AE
ohhh haha i misread then. Idk seems like bmw is set of adding the LED strips now. I guess they wanted to see if audi and merc sell with them and since they did, bmw is implementing them on the newer cars. I would the the F30LCI would have it
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and I say that as someone who fully supports LED DRLS
NEW YORK CITY, I THOUGHT RICE-A-RONI WAS A SAN FRANCISCO THING!
Haha hilarious

Told you dude paint your shit and get rid of those brutal leds
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why does everyone hate on LEDs? Just because audi and Mercedes had them first and putting them on BMW means copying them? Did anyone ever notice that the new F13 comes with LEDs now? And I'm sure bmw will start having them on their other series soon.
Factory LED strips embedded properly into the front fascia work and look great.

My concern is the ill fitting applications and the low quality overseas components that are prone to failing.
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Factory LED strips embedded properly into the front fascia work and look great.

My concern is the ill fitting applications and the low quality overseas components that are prone to failing.
YES! someone who agrees with me. There was another thread where i posted something just like you. Oem leds work and look great. Not some weird ghetto strip or something.
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Eew, kia's have led strips. Save your money for another mod bro...
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$165 for that? Waste of $.
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