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      02-26-2012, 05:35 AM   #1
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Interior LED lighting

Does anyone know the proper bulb replacement for the dome lights in an 06 e90?
Ive already tried canbus LED 2886x bulbs and they do not fit. They are too long to fit into the dome socket, any other suggestions?
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      02-26-2012, 05:48 AM   #2
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It should fit, have you tried inserting it via taking off the plastic cover and not taking off the hole housing
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      02-26-2012, 05:57 AM   #3
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Ive tried inserting it from the back. Didnt want to remove the plastic from front but ill try that now. Is there a DIY on here that shows that? thanks
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      02-26-2012, 01:22 PM   #4
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You may find interest in these. They are very clean looking and designed for 3 series specifically.

http://www.highperformancebulbs.com/bmw3see24whl.html

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You could build your own from this kit as its one of the best available:
http://www.highperformancebulbs.com/bmwe90e92buy.html
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I did all this for like $12
but i use led strips.. and a bunch of connectors but easily removable

i kinda went over kill but i like it

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      02-26-2012, 04:42 PM   #6
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Hai,

BMW already have their own set of LED interior bulbs ( at least it is available in Euro stealership).

It looks like this :



my friend just bought one of these and these are fotos :








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It should fit, have you tried inserting it via taking off the plastic cover and not taking off the hole housing
Thanks man got it done this way....Now my interior LEDs are complete!!!
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I did all this for like $12
but i use led strips.. and a bunch of connectors but easily removable

i kinda went over kill but i like it
Not bad for 12 bucks. I went for the canbus LED bulbs..Easy plug and play..
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Hai,

BMW already have their own set of LED interior bulbs ( at least it is available in Euro stealership).

It looks like this :



my friend just bought one of these and these are fotos :








How much was this kit thanks?
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How much was this kit thanks?
In Polish Dealership its about 100pounds. In my car i have ebay leds just like guys above, and i must say OEM BMW kit is brighter and have white ( not blueish white as my does) crips light.
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Be careful with those LED strips, they like to melt things. Not all of them but the cheapo ones do.
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Be careful with those LED strips, they like to melt things. Not all of them but the cheapo ones do.
they are defiantly cheep one but ill update everyone on the melting process, they aren't on that long to melt anything lol
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Hai,

BMW already have their own set of LED interior bulbs ( at least it is available in Euro stealership).

It looks like this :



my friend just bought one of these and these are fotos :








i know this is an old thread but does the 10er kit include trunk lights as well?

Thanks..
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they are defiantly cheep one but ill update everyone on the melting process, they aren't on that long to melt anything lol
Normally, I would agree but sometimes people mess around in the interior of their car for up to 45 minutes. Working on stuff or working on other things

I noticed you like the blue led? We have a full kit in blue that may interest you. We also have red and amber.

Just throwing that out there:
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Normally, I would agree but sometimes people mess around in the interior of their car for up to 45 minutes. Working on stuff or working on other things

I noticed you like the blue led? We have a full kit in blue that may interest you. We also have red and amber.

Just throwing that out there:

LOL i got rid of my blue lights I'm over that phase in my life haha
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off topic question...
Where did you get the map led's from? I ordered mine from a dealer on this fourms and the price to return it to them was as much as the LED and I had to pay for shipping back to me.... so I just want one that works lol
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Hai,

BMW already have their own set of LED interior bulbs ( at least it is available in Euro stealership).

It looks like this :



my friend just bought one of these and these are fotos :








they look nice, did your friend put 2kits? he also has leds in the vanity mirrors & in the trunk?
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off topic question...
Where did you get the map led's from? I ordered mine from a dealer on this fourms and the price to return it to them was as much as the LED and I had to pay for shipping back to me.... so I just want one that works lol
If you need map lights checkout www.highperformancebulbs.com

Go to their BMW interior kits and go to custom build your own kit.

Select Map lights and checkout.
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