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      04-25-2010, 04:30 PM   #221
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Anyone have some photos or video of the blacklines with the white LED turn signals, brake lights?

Everyone seems to have yellow but I am interested in seeing white before I purchase
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      06-02-2010, 06:47 PM   #222
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So I am just about to get the OEM Blackline. I supposed I need to pickup some bulbs for the turn signal too. Where is my best bet to get those from?

Also, I supposed I can re-use the existing bulbs for the brake lights and reverse signals?
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      06-06-2010, 02:21 PM   #224
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So I am just about to get the OEM Blackline. I supposed I need to pickup some bulbs for the turn signal too. Where is my best bet to get those from?

Also, I supposed I can re-use the existing bulbs for the brake lights and reverse signals?
comes with all the bulbs installed, plug and play
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      06-20-2010, 09:43 PM   #225
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Are the blacklines for the 2011's out yet ??
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      06-21-2010, 02:42 AM   #226
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Are the blacklines for the 2011's out yet ??
well since the taillights on new models are red, blacklines dont really make sense..
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      06-21-2010, 05:49 AM   #227
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Are the blacklines for the 2011's out yet ??
No blacklines for the e90 LCI, atleast not yet.
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      07-07-2010, 01:09 PM   #228
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      07-10-2010, 11:01 PM   #229
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blacklines is the way to go
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      07-11-2010, 01:27 AM   #230
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well since the taillights on new models are red, blacklines dont really make sense..
Why not? Pre lci were almost full red. Half of what the blacklines do is take away so much red.
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Where does one buy non-error throwing, smoked blacklines for a pre-lci e90 sedan?
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      07-12-2010, 04:41 PM   #232
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Where does one buy non-error throwing, smoked blacklines for a pre-lci e90 sedan?
Try DEPO blacklines, they are darker than OEM
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      07-12-2010, 05:08 PM   #233
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Try DEPO blacklines, they are darker than OEM
those are the ones you will probably get a error code thrown on?
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      07-12-2010, 05:13 PM   #234
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those are the ones you will probably get a error code thrown on?
I don't think they throw errors. To be safe though, you could buy oem's than get them tinted.
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I don't think they throw errors. To be safe though, you could buy oem's than get them tinted.
I dont think they do either but they are more likely then OEM?

i.e. Buy OEM blacklines from a BMW authorized dealer and you should not throw any error codeds, if you do take them back to the dealer and they should fix them
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I dont think they do either but they are more likely then OEM?

i.e. Buy OEM blacklines from a BMW authorized dealer and you should not throw any error codeds, if you do take them back to the dealer and they should fix them
Oh yeah, OEM is probably always going to be the choice to go with if you'd rather be safe than sorry.

If you do decide on them, Tischer can hook you up. www.getbmwparts.com
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I'd go OEM but I really want smoked and the frickin shop here charges $80 for a taillight tint. Some joker wanted $375 haha....I about laughed in his face and hung up. And yes, I'm sure he wasn't talking about the windows and taillights. So DEPO is the only aftermarket smoked blackline? Bummer, I don't really want a taillight that throws errors.
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      07-14-2010, 11:22 AM   #238
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only LED tailights will throw error codes guys, replacing your OEM with DEPO blacklines (NON LED) on prelci e90 sedans is only a lense replacement in all sense

you can buy from several sites

i personally bought mine from bimmian.com
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      08-02-2010, 09:31 AM   #239
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OEM vs. Smoked?

Anybody got pictures comparing OEM vs. Smoked Blacklines on a Jet Black E90? Thanks!

I'm leaning toward OEM, but would like to see the difference...
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Anybody got pictures comparing OEM vs. Smoked Blacklines on a Jet Black E90? Thanks!

I'm leaning toward OEM, but would like to see the difference...
check the top of the this page, i posted 4 photos of them on my 06 e90
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      08-19-2010, 04:37 PM   #241
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Are the Blacklines from **********s tinted? They look a lot darker than the ones from Morrison.
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Did anyone get there blacklines from **********s. I'm curious if theirs throw any errors.
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