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      07-22-2011, 02:48 AM   #1
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license plate lights stolen

I went to play pool today in MIX2 (Denison and Kennedy, Not going never again to this place)

So, when i came out and went to my car i got a SURPRISE! -->There was a bird shit on my car hood.

So i decided to go to my trunk for some water and tissue to clean that SHIT,
When i was at the trunk, i found another SURPRISE! ---> My license lights were stolen , leaving the wires out ! The worst thing was that the guy who did it, scratched my car when he was disconnecting it.
It was not a big financial lost, but i felt like crying.

Damn !!!!!!!!

So, it is not a surprise that someone will steal license lights (which i found out that are really easy to disconnect, takes less then 1 min if you know how to do it)

I learnt my lesson today , if you love your car, keep it in your sight 24/7.

So, to all members that have those lights or something that is easy to disconnect, keep your car in a spot where you can see it and take good care of it.

Cuz it feels like &^%$&** if something happens to it .
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      07-22-2011, 05:23 AM   #2
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Wtf? Did you have LED lights or just the OEM's? Why would someone steal these?
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      07-22-2011, 06:41 AM   #3
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Wow this is the first time hearing it. Stealing license light??? People are getting sadder and sadder everyday.
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      07-22-2011, 07:05 AM   #4
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These lights fit E46 too I think, so it's not necessary one of our own.
I have M-TEC lights myself and a put a blob of silicone when I was putting them on. Every little bit helps.
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      07-22-2011, 09:31 AM   #5
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Wtf? Did you have LED lights or just the OEM's? Why would someone steal these?
Just the OEM's
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      07-22-2011, 09:52 AM   #6
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hey i need to buy lights like that!!!
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      07-22-2011, 11:50 AM   #7
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That is just sad whoever did that. Feel your pain man.
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      07-22-2011, 12:41 PM   #8
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This has to be a fellow bmw driver that did this. Such a weird thing to steal unless you needed it for your car.
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      07-22-2011, 01:02 PM   #9
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The two lights + taxes cost 55 bucks. It's not a big deal of the money.
But my car is only 2 months old, for me she is brand new.
That's why it hurts, so much !
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      07-22-2011, 01:43 PM   #10
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Man this sucks....and I usually go to mix2 too to play pool. I guess from now on I have to be extra careful
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      07-22-2011, 03:08 PM   #11
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Man this sucks....and I usually go to mix2 too to play pool. I guess from now on I have to be extra careful
Yeah , that is what i learnt.

This didnt happen at night, it was around 7:30 when i came out.
The photo was taken after work, when i decided to post it and let everyone know and be aware of this situation.
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      07-22-2011, 03:21 PM   #12
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thats harsh man!
but now it gives u a reason to get some LED replacement lights if u want! (gotta try n look on the bright side....no pun intended :P)
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Hope he rots in hell.

Good luck on the lights bud.
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      07-22-2011, 03:32 PM   #14
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Wow, this is just shameful. The LED upgrade for the lights isn't that much too!! Some people are just plain disrespectful.
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Yea the OEM license LED has a greenish tint which I don't like. I am using aftermarket ones which has a bluish tint.. looks much better at night. I got mine from ebay which only has 2 or 3 LED's per side (forgot how many) so it's not overly bright and ricey.
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what a sad pathetic thing to do.. I would be livid if that happened to me.. sorry to hear bud.. see ya at the BBQ if ya decide to show
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what a sad pathetic thing to do.. I would be livid if that happened to me.. sorry to hear bud.. see ya at the BBQ if ya decide to show
I am assisting. I am new to the forum too.
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That's just fucked up man....I can relate to how shit like this feels.
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actually? this is how low people have sunken? thats just plain sad imo
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people are so stupid. Those BMW Wizard plates look super bright on a side note.
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Wow that's brutal. I live close to that area, but thankfully haven't been to that plaza in quite a few years.
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it does not fit e46. e60 e39 e90 only. can get these in led version for 30$. oem led sux. i (BMWizard) upgrade regular halogen licence plate bulbs to a super bright led shine with little customiztion mod to the black housing.. for only $10.. for both..??? am i sick?
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