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      10-08-2006, 04:13 AM   #1
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Coupe lights

Ok, can one of you lucky coupe owners confirm what lighting the coupe has. From what I understand, there are lights:

* on the exterior door handles
* at the bottom of the doors that light the pavement when you open them
* interior light on roof in front of car
* interior light on roof in back of car
* 4 footwell lights
* and of course the orange ambient lighting (on the door strips and rear side trim, as well as on the roof)

Have I missed anything...?

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Headlight, left and right
Taillight, left and right
Outer Brake Lights, left and right
Inner Brake light, high
Front foglight, left and right
Rear Foglight, right and left?
wing repeaters, left and right
Angel lights, left and right
DRL, left and right
Boot light
Number Plate Light
Reversing Light, left and right

If you count the ambient lighting as only four (left, right, high, low), you missed more than half of them.
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Lets assume 'extra' lighting i.e. not legally required
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Lets assume 'extra' lighting i.e. not legally required
Ah, then, I think you may have covered it all but I'm just guessing.

Does the E92 have the two orange LEDs shining down from the area with the switch for the sunroof like on the E90?
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Does the E92 have the two orange LEDs shining down from the area with the switch for the sunroof like on the E90?
Yes
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Does it have them in the back also?
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Does it have them in the back also?
No idea not really planning on going back there...it will be dark when I go to the Gym in the morning, so I will check then.


UPDATE: Yes they are in the back...the subtle down lighting on the interior of doors is also a very nice effect
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