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      02-14-2013, 01:21 PM   #67
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Wow great job! I've been looking for lci halogens trying to get rid of the orange amber, where did you purchase it?
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      02-14-2013, 01:32 PM   #68
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I meant where you purchase the headlights?
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      02-14-2013, 04:49 PM   #69
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Wow great job! I've been looking for lci halogens trying to get rid of the orange amber, where did you purchase it?
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I meant where you purchase the headlights?
i actually got mine off of ebay. if you are patient some deals pop up from time to time.
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      02-14-2013, 07:20 PM   #70
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do you mind me asking what's the price you got it for? I found one eBay but its over a grand
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      02-14-2013, 07:40 PM   #71
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How did you change the white part of the tail lights to red?
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      02-14-2013, 08:51 PM   #72
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      02-15-2013, 11:05 AM   #73
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do you mind me asking what's the price you got it for? I found one eBay but its over a grand
i paid under 100 each.

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How did you change the white part of the tail lights to red?
im not sure what you are asking but i changed my 06 tail lights with the factory tail lights off an 2010.

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great work, where did you get your aftermarket hood from, seems to fit great!
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      02-15-2013, 11:24 AM   #75
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      02-15-2013, 12:42 PM   #76
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Would you mind to pm me where did you get the lci hood?
For an aftermarket one, the fitment is great!
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great work, where did you get your aftermarket hood from, seems to fit great!
i got it from a local autoparts warehouse. unfortunately they do not ship and only sell to bodyshops with wholesale accounts. i am very happy with fitment.

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      02-15-2013, 06:15 PM   #77
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nice thread
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      02-17-2013, 02:16 PM   #78
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      07-19-2013, 10:39 AM   #79
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installed some koni yellows in the rear today and took a pic of the car after

NIGHT TIME

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So did your car have the regular cheap replaceable bulb style lights? And the new ones are factory angel eyes and they drop in no programming?

Sorry for the amazingly redundant question but I have heard you have to code, etc if you switch to ring style lights.

I have the cheap lights and would love to replace them.

PM me also in case I forget about this thread.
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      07-19-2013, 08:25 PM   #81
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NICEE how about the rear is it msport aswell?
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      07-19-2013, 09:33 PM   #82
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not yet ive been trying to find a repairable damaged one fir quite a while now. hopefully soon something will come .
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So did your car have the regular cheap replaceable bulb style lights? And the new ones are factory angel eyes and they drop in no programming?

Sorry for the amazingly redundant question but I have heard you have to code, etc if you switch to ring style lights.

I have the cheap lights and would love to replace them.

PM me also in case I forget about this thread.
2009-11 halogen light go in w out coding. hid ones require coding. both have rings.
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      08-03-2013, 11:59 AM   #84
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Ok so im brand new to this site and just purchased an 07' 328i Sedan. I am very interested in making to LCI conversion and luckily my best friend from childhood just took over his family business, an auto recycler/junkyard.

I have read though this entire thread and have a few questions before I start to make this happen.

I have the xenon lights on my 07', can I just buy 2010 e90 xenon and make the swap error free?

In regards to the LCI hood...if I have my friend order me an aftermarket 2010 328 hood, will it fit? If not, what was so special about the one you purchased freon480?

In order to install the LCI taillights I need to first have an LCI deck lid, correct? If so, can I just use a deck lid from a 2010 e90?

Lastly, what other LCI changes can be made besides head and tail lights...and hood and decklid...anything else?

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      08-13-2013, 02:25 PM   #85
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Ok so im brand new to this site and just purchased an 07' 328i Sedan. I am very interested in making to LCI conversion and luckily my best friend from childhood just took over his family business, an auto recycler/junkyard.

I have read though this entire thread and have a few questions before I start to make this happen.

I have the xenon lights on my 07', can I just buy 2010 e90 xenon and make the swap error free?
no you can not. you will need coding for the led turnsignals

In regards to the LCI hood...if I have my friend order me an aftermarket 2010 328 hood, will it fit? If not, what was so special about the one you purchased freon480?
the only thing special about mine is that through trial and error i can honestly say that this one fits the best out of the others i have tried. not many aftermarket companies capa certify their euro parts so its more or less a gamble or buy from someone you know has one that fits not all are created equal

In order to install the LCI taillights I need to first have an LCI deck lid, correct? If so, can I just use a deck lid from a 2010 e90?
yes i prefer to use the pre 01/09 lids as there were 6 months of manufacture with the whole for the manual key lock which i prefer to keep. some do not care.

Lastly, what other LCI changes can be made besides head and tail lights...and hood and decklid...anything else?
tons search and you shall find cup holders, radio knobs, mirrors side skirts bumpers wheels.........it never freakin ends.lol

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there ya go
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so the lci headlights fit without changing the hood and bumper?
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