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      01-24-2013, 11:49 PM   #1
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Legit lci headlights??

http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E90-328...Lci/ES2538074/

hey guys are these legit oem lci headlights and if they are can i get the lux h8's for them?? sorry for such a newb question i just really want to get rid of these pre lci headlights and i dont want to get no depo brand thank you
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Yes, they are legit OEM. No they dont use Lux H8.

But those won't work for you anyways. You have a 330i which has xenons standard. Those are halogen headlights from the 328i.
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Yes, they are legit OEM. No they dont use Lux H8.

But those won't work for you anyways. You have a 330i which has xenons standard. Those are halogen headlights from the 328i.
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Hello im new to this forum and i cant start a thread or anything yet, but I have some questions. I have a 2008 328i e90 with halogen headlight and I really want xenons, is there a difference if I go with pre lci or lci xenons? Is one easier to install than another? And what whould I need to complete this? Thank you
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http://www.ecstuning.com/BMW-E90-328...Lci/ES2538074/

hey guys are these legit oem lci headlights and if they are can i get the lux h8's for them?? sorry for such a newb question i just really want to get rid of these pre lci headlights and i dont want to get no depo brand thank you
You would need to use the LCI halogen LED that LUX sells.
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Hello im new to this forum and i cant start a thread or anything yet, but I have some questions. I have a 2008 328i e90 with halogen headlight and I really want xenons, is there a difference if I go with pre lci or lci xenons? Is one easier to install than another? And what whould I need to complete this? Thank you
Would need to use pre lci xenons.
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Would need to use pre lci xenons.
he can use either
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he can use either
I thought that he would have a problem with the LED corners and signal lights.
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So would the pre lci xenons be plug and play? Or do I need to do wiring, I saw a thread that had instructions to rewire or something like that. So what else would I need except the headlights itself, like can I use any hid kit or a special one? Ive never had a bmw, just hondas so everything is different. Thanks
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I thought that he would have a problem with the LED corners and signal lights.
no, i remember they sell a retrofit wiring kit somewhere. I forgot though
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So would the pre lci xenons be plug and play? Or do I need to do wiring, I saw a thread that had instructions to rewire or something like that. So what else would I need except the headlights itself, like can I use any hid kit or a special one? Ive never had a bmw, just hondas so everything is different. Thanks
well are you talking about having projectors or actual xenons. Xenons are pretty much HIDs but not as bright? Idk I cant explain it, maybe someone can. But when you have oem xenons the headlights use oem ballasts and bulbs. Kind of the same concept as HIDs. The bulb size is D1S. Also some headlights come with housing only and you would have to buy the rest for example the LCI housings needs bulbs, ballast, LED turn signal, and the light module(I forgot the name)
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ok so i want to have projectors with hids, i dont care factory or not, preferebly not factory since i can change the color and watts, so what do i need?
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ok so i want to have projectors with hids, i dont care factory or not, preferebly not factory since i can change the color and watts, so what do i need?
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i did and i cant find what i need, people say it a $1500-2000 job, thats why want to know if i buy 330 or 335 pre lci headlights, just the housing what else do i need to make it work.
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housing and all the associated bulbs and parts, plus coding.
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