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      11-25-2011, 08:03 PM   #1
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How do you know if you have xenon lights.

How do you know if you 335i has xenon lights. I'm looking at an 08 and don't know if it has xenon lights.
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      11-25-2011, 08:05 PM   #2
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When you are older than 19, you'll know lol.
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      11-25-2011, 08:06 PM   #3
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Have the dealer run the Vin or learn what Xenon lights are
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      11-25-2011, 08:19 PM   #4
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standard on 335i..look bluish white instead of dull yellow from halogen
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      11-25-2011, 08:24 PM   #5
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standard on 335i..look bluish white instead of dull yellow from halogen
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      11-25-2011, 08:35 PM   #6
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In the dark.... When you have your headlights turned on... They go aim down then go back up.
Or... if you have light headlights that are projectors. Google projector headlights.
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If it's a sedan, it will have angel eyes. If it doesn't have angel eyes, it's halogen.
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      11-25-2011, 09:07 PM   #8
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If it's a sedan, it will have angel eyes. If it doesn't have angel eyes, it's halogen.
Or coupe....


Op, you have xenon lights. You have a 335i.
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he mostlikely looking at pictures not the car in person.....

aren't hids projectors and helogens are not?
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      11-25-2011, 10:26 PM   #10
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he mostlikely looking at pictures not the car in person.....

aren't hids projectors and helogens are not?
My dad had a benz, the headlights had the projector xenon look, but they were not xenon, they were dull and yellow.
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My dad had a benz, the headlights had the projector xenon look, but they were not xenon, they were dull and yellow.
different cars.......
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Newer BMW Projectors will almost always have xenon.
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My dad had a benz, the headlights had the projector xenon look, but they were not xenon, they were dull and yellow.
Just because they are yellow doesn't mean they aren't xenon's.

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look on the headlight housing, they should say xenon on them
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this has got to be the second most popular question besides "what does the snowflake symbol on my dash mean?"
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Xenons are standard on the 335i.
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COME ONNNN.



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standard on all 335i and 330. 328 & 325 have it as an option. standard on all coupes.


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look on the headlight housing, they should say xenon on them
Best answer so far.
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      11-26-2011, 09:47 AM   #19
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COME ONNNN.



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When you are older than 19, you'll know lol.
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You guys are pretty harsh. He's asking a simple question.
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