E90Post
 


TNT Racewerks
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Regional Forums > UK > alpine mss hid angel kit and black sprayed grills using plasti dip, on e90 lci. PICS



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-16-2012, 02:12 PM   #1
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

alpine mss hid angel kit and black sprayed grills using plasti dip, on e90 lci. PICS

hi there peeps hope your all well. parcel force brought me my alpine mss hid angel kit today. it was really easy to fit. bit messy with the wires at min, i just need to hide them other then that the kit is awesome.

The rings are bright as the ones on the e92 lci, f10 etc or even brighter then them cars. the bulbs i have are 6000k or 7000k so they are white.
i am really happy with the kit and worth the money. better then the led bulbs i have seen.

the bulbs are really bright. if any of you guys are down in birmingham and want to have a look let me know

the pictures dont do it justice to be fair. i will take some more pictures when it gets dark.

on the weekend i got my plasti dip in the post and painted my grills matt black check out the pictures.

what do you guys think?

tomorrow am getting my performance diffuser carbon wraped and i have ordered my rear headlight tint.

thanks for looking
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING

Last edited by Business edition; 09-19-2013 at 08:09 PM.
Appreciate 0
      07-16-2012, 06:13 PM   #2
DavS1
Major
DavS1's Avatar
Scotland
23
Rep
1,226
Posts

Drives: Emfree
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Glasgow

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011 BMW M3  [0.00]
look bright indeed! where do you mount the balasts? if outside the headlight, how do you run the wires through the plastic cover?
__________________
http://www.e90post.com/forums/signaturepics/sigpic97427_1.gif
Monte Carlo Blue M3 Comp
Appreciate 0
      07-16-2012, 06:21 PM   #3
Yoro35i
TROll
Yoro35i's Avatar
United Kingdom
47
Rep
2,691
Posts

Drives: E92 335I M
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: London

iTrader: (1)

guess you don't need your main headlights now
__________________
MY08 E92 335i M Sport|Wrap by Surrey Project |ETS Intercooler|VSRF Dp's|BMS OCC|BMC filter|CoBB AP|EBC Yellow & Coolcarbons rear|Alpina AT Map|Michelin PSS |CF grills,CF mirror,CF Performace spoiler|LCI light|CIC controller retrofit|2014 Mods: Birds B3 Suspension kit,Project Mu pads,Afe Filter and PTF Protune & Pilot sports cups. Gone:Forged FMIC, Eisenmann Race Quad, Eisenmann Sport Dual, Duke Dynamic Diffuser. Eibach Pro springs.
Appreciate 0
      07-16-2012, 07:04 PM   #4
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by DavS1 View Post
look bright indeed! where do you mount the balasts? if outside the headlight, how do you run the wires through the plastic cover?
there you go mate just took a few pictures for you and how it looks in the dark. had to walk to the end of the street haha
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING

Last edited by Business edition; 09-19-2013 at 08:09 PM.
Appreciate 0
      07-16-2012, 07:05 PM   #5
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Yoro35i View Post
guess you don't need your main headlights now
dont think i do haha
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 02:44 AM   #6
magic77
Brigadier General
magic77's Avatar
United Kingdom
66
Rep
3,134
Posts

Drives: 335i
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Surrey

iTrader: (1)

wow they are bright. You almost want to restrict the brightness to the inner ring now to get more even look. I think I will stick to either LED or GP Thunder
__________________
F30 335i M Sport
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 05:33 AM   #7
Oliviertjie
New Member
0
Rep
7
Posts

Drives: BMW 320d Msport
Join Date: May 2012
Location: South Africa

iTrader: (0)

Nice going, the brighter the better need a pair of those here in south africa.... Love the blacked out grill....
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 06:05 AM   #8
1sh@Crystalwhite
Banned
United Kingdom
25
Rep
907
Posts

Drives: E92 Space Grey
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: All over the UK!

iTrader: (19)

Wooow! Very nice bro!

Congrats with your order!
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 07:56 AM   #9
makkan00
Major General
makkan00's Avatar
United Kingdom
239
Rep
8,710
Posts

Drives: F10
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Essex

iTrader: (55)

Are these H8?
Shame, nothing is that bright for halogen headlight rings.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 08:10 AM   #10
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by magic77 View Post
wow they are bright. You almost want to restrict the brightness to the inner ring now to get more even look. I think I will stick to either LED or GP Thunder
It is even mate just from the camera it looks like that.
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 08:13 AM   #11
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Oliviertjie View Post
Nice going, the brighter the better need a pair of those here in south africa.... Love the blacked out grill....
They are awesome. I order them from the us, alpinemss.com.
Cheers mate
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 08:17 AM   #12
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by 1SH View Post
Wooow! Very nice bro!

Congrats with your order!
Cheers bruv
The lights are bright as the ones on the new bmws and its not too bright that you don't need your low beams.

I was parked next to a e92 lci 2012 Model and my lights are only a little brighter and the colour looks the same.

The pictures don't do it justice and it don't come out right on the 4s camera
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 08:19 AM   #13
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by makkan00 View Post
Are these H8?
Shame, nothing is that bright for halogen headlight rings.
Yep H8. Sadly he doesn't do anything for the halogen headlights as I asked him. But am sure there must be away like using hids, but you would have to make your own brackets etc
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 09:10 AM   #14
P 5UML
Lieutenant Colonel
P 5UML's Avatar
United Kingdom
29
Rep
1,612
Posts

Drives: BMW E92 325D M Sport
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: London

iTrader: (1)

looks a top job mate nice work!

that plasti dip stuff looks cool! nice touch with the black out grills
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 09:42 AM   #15
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by P 5UML View Post
looks a top job mate nice work!

that plasti dip stuff looks cool! nice touch with the black out grills
Cheers pal

Plasti dip is awesome people spray full cars with that stuff but not with a can. And if I get bored of the black I can just peel it off it's that easy and doesn't cause any damaged to the other layer of paint or in my case the chrome.
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 03:51 PM   #16
DavS1
Major
DavS1's Avatar
Scotland
23
Rep
1,226
Posts

Drives: Emfree
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Glasgow

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2011 BMW M3  [0.00]
Cheers for the pics mate. Plastidipped grill looks nice!
__________________
http://www.e90post.com/forums/signaturepics/sigpic97427_1.gif
Monte Carlo Blue M3 Comp
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 03:58 PM   #17
-shane-
First Lieutenant
-shane-'s Avatar
United Kingdom
7
Rep
340
Posts

Drives: E90 320d M Sport
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Suffolk

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 BMW 320D M  [0.00]
looks great.

regarding the grills when can i get the paint from. what's the process is there prep work needed
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 04:01 PM   #18
parapaul
Colonel
parapaul's Avatar
United Kingdom
44
Rep
2,216
Posts

Drives: E91 330d M Sport
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Stoke on Trent

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Quote:
Originally Posted by Business edition View Post
What colour did you order. I when for 10000k
Owch, and it shows... Way, way too blue IMO.



__________________
Just how many Yorkshire sheep can you fit inside one exhaust?
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 04:09 PM   #19
KASPA
Second Lieutenant
England
11
Rep
218
Posts

Drives: BMW 320D MSPORT
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by -shane- View Post
looks great.

regarding the grills when can i get the paint from. what's the process is there prep work needed
+1

Also interested in the plasti dip. Did you just spray it on?

P.s cars looking great.
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 05:20 PM   #20
trinijay
Enlisted Member
0
Rep
34
Posts

Drives: e92
Join Date: May 2012
Location: croydon

iTrader: (0)

very nice

i like the plasti dip to
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 06:25 PM   #21
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by DavS1 View Post
Cheers for the pics mate. Plastidipped grill looks nice!
No worries mate. Cheers mate
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Appreciate 0
      07-17-2012, 06:33 PM   #22
Business edition
OBD Port Disabled
Business edition's Avatar
United Kingdom
21
Rep
617
Posts

Drives: 2010 BMW E90 M Sport Business
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Birmingham

iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by -shane- View Post
looks great.

regarding the grills when can i get the paint from. what's the process is there prep work needed
eBay mate, plasti dip have there own eBay shop.

Only thing you have to do is clean the area your going to spray mate and you have to apply a few coats. Check some videos out on YouTube it's some good stuff.

Here's the link on eBay

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Plasti-Dip...item48450ff74a
__________________


E90 LCI M SPORT BUSINESS EDITION - STAY SAFE & HAPPY MOTORING
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:14 AM.




e90post
e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST