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      08-25-2010, 11:56 PM   #1
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New owner from Toronto

Just to say hi, got a 07 E90 330XI 2 days ago..
I'm new to BMW, been reading the forum for the past days.
Have a few questions hopefully someone can help me out.
What is pre-LCI and LCI?
This is so confusing, searched and read alot. Does it mean non-facelifted and facelifted? What's the difference between them?
Also, I want to change the angel eyes to brighter LED/Xenon ones.. where should i start? I see both LED and Xenon ones.. which one are cheaper/better?

Thanks alot!

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      08-26-2010, 12:08 AM   #2
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LCI=life cycle impulse which means facelift (2009+)
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      08-26-2010, 12:14 AM   #3
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wellcome!

but... i think u might want to check what year your car is because i dont think there was 330's in 07 i believe they are only made in 06 and then replaced by 335's in 07

as for angel's, if you want bright go for LUX's but they do cost more tho

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      08-26-2010, 06:37 AM   #4
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For the angel eyes, get the LUX H8 from namotorsports. Its a bit expensive but its completely worth it.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=280038
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      08-26-2010, 08:11 AM   #5
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Congrats and welcome!

For the angel eyes I suggest getting cheap HIDs also they are brighter and last longer.
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      08-26-2010, 08:24 AM   #6
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For the 330xi, your best bet is LED... although the Lux H8 won't fit because your car is pre-LCI.
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      08-26-2010, 08:35 AM   #7
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welcome! i dont want to sound like a broken record lol Lux! lol. And get painted reflectors asap lol.
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      08-26-2010, 08:49 AM   #8
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Welcome aboard!

Don't forget to program to turn off factory DRL (angel eye as DRL) as well! I believe for 07 you can still do it!
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      08-26-2010, 10:48 AM   #9
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Don't forget to program to turn off factory DRL (angel eye as DRL) as well! I believe for 07 you can still do it!
thanks man! thats wat i want to do.. do i need to bring it to a shop for that??
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Just to say hi, got a 07 E90 330XI 2 days ago..
I'm new to BMW, been reading the forum for the past days.
Have a few questions hopefully someone can help me out.
What is pre-LCI and LCI?
This is so confusing, searched and read alot. Does it mean non-facelifted and facelifted? What's the difference between them?
Also, I want to change the angel eyes to brighter LED/Xenon ones.. where should i start? I see both LED and Xenon ones.. which one are cheaper/better?

Thanks alot!

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welcome. enjoy your stay. pics!
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      08-26-2010, 12:10 PM   #12
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welcome. enjoy your stay. pics!
more pics! welcome, great forum here.
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thanks man! thats wat i want to do.. do i need to bring it to a shop for that??
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members on here were able to get theirs done with this shop but apply to only before a certain model year, I forgot if it was before MY07 ot MY06 but I know it won't work for me (MY08) even though I am still tempted to call them
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      08-26-2010, 12:40 PM   #14
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Welcome Edmund! ex-suby owner?
Hey, yes I am!
Know you through TSC?
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I recognize the screen name!! and I think I met you before....you sold me the Cusco lip - right?
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I recognize the screen name!! and I think I met you before....you sold me the Cusco lip - right?
Kenny's friend!
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members on here were able to get theirs done with this shop but apply to only before a certain model year, I forgot if it was before MY07 ot MY06 but I know it won't work for me (MY08) even though I am still tempted to call them
Autologic sucks. Mad high chance to brick your car if not used correctly on different MSV ECU revisions.
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That's y I went to you Gordon

Love the look, angels as DRL and corner delete!

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Congrats on the new ride

We're your #1 source for wheels in Canada! Why pay expensive duties and brokerage fees when you can get them from us without any of those added expenses.
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That's y I went to you Gordon

Love the look, angels as DRL and corner delete!

Car looks good!
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