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      05-10-2006, 12:39 AM   #45
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i dont know about auto leveling, but adaptives are no big deal, i honestly wouldn't even spend $100 extra bucks on that feature.

I agree, lets just get someone started on the process, and then they can write up a DIY.
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      05-11-2006, 03:14 PM   #46
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man, has anyone done it yet. i cant wait!!!!!!
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      05-11-2006, 03:22 PM   #47
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man, has anyone done it yet. i cant wait!!!!!!

I should get mine from Long on Saturday.
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      05-12-2006, 11:17 PM   #48
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http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/MTEC-...00069230QQrdZ1

anyone try one of these kits from E-Bay yet????? the pic if the E90 there looks good but if ya look close its got angel eyes
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http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/MTEC-...00069230QQrdZ1

anyone try one of these kits from E-Bay yet????? the pic if the E90 there looks good but if ya look close its got angel eyes
that be nice upgrade, but I think most of them want the angel eye projector type headlight as to just the HID itself
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I am interested in that kit too. you would need a kit like this and then the hollow housings. the pic on that link though is also showing the angel eye rings. i wonder if they were able to affix the rings in a halogen housing.

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OK.. I know some of you have been waiting on the edge of your seats- Today I installed my Xenon assemblies I got from Longtran. It was a piece of cake. basically all you need to do is add another ground wire and splice two other wires together. I'll write up something more specific in a day or so. Greg
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SWEEEETT!!! u got to let us know what u did?? Any light errors??
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OK.. I know some of you have been waiting on the edge of your seats- Today I installed my Xenon assemblies I got from Longtran. It was a piece of cake. basically all you need to do is add another ground wire and splice two other wires together. I'll write up something more specific in a day or so. Greg
Long can you do this for me????????????????
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wooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooowww!!!im so excited

please post pics
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SIIIIIIIIIIICK, now who wants to sell me their xenons?????
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I cant decide if I want Euros or just the US Spec
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      05-13-2006, 11:36 PM   #57
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PLEASE POST PICTURES AS SOON AS POSSIBLE!!!!!!
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dude...euro, I will get them as soon as I see a DIY with pics.
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i guess it all matters if u wanna spend the extra money, i'd love to get the euros too, i might shell out the extra dough if i can get a decent price, anyone know any places to get good prices on everything we need?
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Ya

I will get Euros

We need to get a GB goin for non xenon cars to get some euro xenons!! woohoo IM SO EXCITED YOU GUYS HAVE NO IDEA
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i want euros too, if someone could set up a GB for everything we need we would all be really happy, i dont really know what to do for that or know anyone to talk to,

Hunter your not the only one thats happy, im happier than a pig in sh*t right now! i cant wait any longer!!!!!!!
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I just bought Longtrans Xenons so I'll give an update when I do mine. "Enricobraglia" is the only one I know of that has gone from Halogen to Xenon. but according to Enrico if you buy the Xenon headlight assembly complete with ballast & bulbs then all that is required is a modification to the headlight connector. You will get a 5 second light error message everytime you start the car unless you have your dealer remap the computer.

The adaptive and auto-leveling will not work unless you buy the retro fit kit. The kit is expensive ($1299) and not worth it, in my opinion.

Where could you buy this kit?
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Does your car show an error everytime now?
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OK.. I know some of you have been waiting on the edge of your seats- Today I installed my Xenon assemblies I got from Longtran. It was a piece of cake. basically all you need to do is add another ground wire and splice two other wires together. I'll write up something more specific in a day or so. Greg
Excellent news! Please share a DIY writeup for us when you have the chance. Thanks.
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keep us updated. i'm interested in Euro's, but need to know the price.
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Vette where are youuuuu
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