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      12-15-2009, 05:35 PM   #1
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E90 LCI 3000K fogs

I am looking to get a 3000k HID fog light kit for E90 LCI. Anyone local (GTA) had it installed? If so what brand do you recommend and where you had it done? It would be awesome if you can PM me the details (price etc), if you are not comfortable posting it on the forum.

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      12-15-2009, 08:11 PM   #2
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Get the HID kit (Canbus ballast) - "RSX model" and have it installed at Bimmersport for $80 cash

http://hidcanada.com/store/index.php...&products_id=4

Excellent customer support service (if any product issues need to be addressed) from Jason. He will respond within 24 hrs.

I had mine done 2 months ago.
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Thanks! I checked out their website. Description of their HID products sounds amazing. With free shipping now, I think I will just get one.
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wow that is definately a good price. an alternative is the xenondepot kit from speedstar. they can install also.

did you get a warranty for the rsx model and if so, how long is it valid for?
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I called Speedstar tonight. They quoted me 340 installed with tax in. Xenondepot only has 1 year of warranty. RSX ballast is slimmer in design and has just been updated. In short, HIDCanada seems to be a winner in both categories. Anyone has personal experience with Speedstar and Xenondepot product?
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I called Speedstar tonight. They quoted me 340 installed with tax in. Xenondepot only has 1 year of warranty. RSX ballast is slimmer in design and has just been updated. In short, HIDCanada seems to be a winner in both categories. Anyone has personal experience with Speedstar and Xenondepot product?
I bought HIDs for my camry from XenonDepot and they are sick. No problems, almost two years since i installed the kit.
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I called Speedstar tonight. They quoted me 340 installed with tax in. Xenondepot only has 1 year of warranty. RSX ballast is slimmer in design and has just been updated. In short, HIDCanada seems to be a winner in both categories. Anyone has personal experience with Speedstar and Xenondepot product?
Thumbs up on speedstar and xenondepot
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nice..just checked out the warranty on the hidcanada and it looks good.

so $175 + $80 is $255. either way, i think you'll be alright

fwiw, im also running the xenon depot and havent had any issues apart from my own errors on install
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nice..just checked out the warranty on the hidcanada and it looks good.

so $175 + $80 is $255. either way, i think you'll be alright

fwiw, im also running the xenon depot and havent had any issues apart from my own errors on install
I think he means $80 for installing at bimmersport
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I think he means $80 for installing at bimmersport
right...$175 for the hid kit, + $80 install, is $255 no?
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right...$175 for the hid kit, + $80 install, is $255 no?
lol wth, i thought i read something that u can't see it is $80 on the website..maybe i just woke up lol
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lol wth, i thought i read something that u can't see it is $80 on the website..maybe i just woke up lol
haha
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If you do decide to go with HID Canada .. here are a few coupon code (existed in Oct 2009) ... not sure if it still works ...

20% off any order over $150!
CODE: 96d6bb0815-GOPRFD20

15% off any order over $50! (yes, $50)
CODE: bbe2144159-RFDst15p



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All that hid talk got me thinking. Lease on my Camry is up soon so I took the h11 w35 6.5k hid off.
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That kit will not fit my 328i right? which bulbs we use for low beam and fogs?
How much you think i can sell that Xenon Depot kit for?
Lastly, is the different running error free HIDs come from isntallation or the kit itself?
im thinking of ordering 3k kit and wanna install it myself.

thanks in advance
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