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Forum: Lighting Forum 01-30-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 304
Posted By Solatso
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=3522...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=352220

that should help ya out, lots of pics too.
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-16-2012, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 625
Posted By Solatso
Hmm....I'm not sure I'm feeling the lower half...

Hmm....I'm not sure I'm feeling the lower half for parking and upper half for braking. Would have been nicer if both top and bottom were always lit and just got brighter when you hit the brakes. I...
Forum: Lighting Forum 01-12-2012, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 625
Posted By Solatso
Umnitza LED Tail lights

Looked around but couldn't find any pics of these installed and lit up, wouldn't mind switching out my EE set for them if they look nice lit up.
Forum: Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.) 01-06-2012, 09:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 210
Posted By Solatso
WTB: LED Tailight Pre-facelift Sedan

I'm looking to replace a passenger side LED Tailight on my pre-facelift sedan (Eagle Eye as there is no OEM option for us pre-facelifters), my current one has a few LED's out in the turn signal. ...
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-24-2011, 07:58 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,776
Posted By Solatso
DD here as well. '01, 120k, runs great, no plans...

DD here as well. '01, 120k, runs great, no plans on getting rid of it.
Forum: Lighting Forum 08-10-2011, 01:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 534
Posted By Solatso
Been running my current set of CCFL's (got 'em...

Been running my current set of CCFL's (got 'em from JLevi) for about 4-5 years and they're on anytime the car is on. It's my daily driver.
Forum: General E46 Forum 08-01-2011, 10:51 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,654
Posted By Solatso
I personally like your current kit, never been...

I personally like your current kit, never been much of an m-tech II fan. Been wanting to do the OEM Aero myself but there's too many other things I have to spend what little money I have on lately.
Forum: General E46 Forum 07-27-2011, 03:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,055
Posted By Solatso
I'm creeping up on 119k myself. Just did the FSU...

I'm creeping up on 119k myself. Just did the FSU (FSR) yesterday and about a month ago had a broken sway bar link fixed as well as the valve cover gasket replaced. DISA is next as I'm hearing a...
Forum: Lighting Forum 07-23-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By Solatso
In all honesty, it looked totally normal until...

In all honesty, it looked totally normal until you pointed out what it is you were concerned with. Chances are you'll be the only one who notices and after a while you probably won't think about it...
Forum: Lighting Forum 07-22-2011, 07:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 794
Posted By Solatso
There's basically no light output, others can see...

There's basically no light output, others can see them but they aren't going to illuminate anything. Matching 6000k shouldn't be too difficult but if you're torn between HID and LED then HID is the...
Forum: Lighting Forum 07-08-2011, 08:45 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,104
Posted By Solatso
I too was not able to "mount" the relay box due...

I too was not able to "mount" the relay box due to the opening being too small so I just zip tied it to the spot in the bottom right hand corner of picture #4 in your first set of pics that you...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-13-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,675
Posted By Solatso
I've bad experiences with Khoalty's customer...

I've bad experiences with Khoalty's customer service (they've ignored me three times now so I'm done with them) but I've never had any trouble with Jlevi at all. I've been purchasing from Jlevi for...
Forum: General E46 Forum 06-09-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,496
Posted By Solatso
In my limited experience with Khoalty all I can...

In my limited experience with Khoalty all I can say is, You get what you pay for. I also find their Customer Service to be non-existent as they never replied to any of my attempts at contacting them.
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-20-2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 935
Posted By Solatso
I had a set of reverse lights stop working after...

I had a set of reverse lights stop working after 2 months and have contacted them 3 times about it with no answer, as far as I'm concerned Khoalty is a nice cheap alternative but don't expect...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-20-2011, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,023
Posted By Solatso
Are you using resistors with your turn signal...

Are you using resistors with your turn signal lights? I had the error until I added the resistors to mine. I also get an initial light out warning with my EE Tails when I first turn on the car...
Forum: General E46 Forum 05-06-2011, 08:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,826
Posted By Solatso
If it's coming on for a few seconds when you...

If it's coming on for a few seconds when you start the car and then going back off, then most likely the sensor is going bad (I have the same issue right now and just need to fix the sensor). ...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-06-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,865
Posted By Solatso
I too will attest to the their CS not being up to...

I too will attest to the their CS not being up to snuff, I've contacted them twice about a set of LED Back Lights that aren't working and haven't heard anything back. It's been about 2 weeks now. ...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-05-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,865
Posted By Solatso
The PIAA's will be brighter than your stock...

The PIAA's will be brighter than your stock halogens and you may be able to find them cheaper elsewhere (check ebay or Amazon for example), can't say anything about the Khoalty stuff but at that...
Forum: Lighting Forum 04-26-2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 864
Posted By Solatso
PIAA Ion Yellow's are good bit more money but are...

PIAA Ion Yellow's are good bit more money but are a quality bulb, I've used PIAA's for years and couldn't be happier.
Forum: Lighting Forum 04-25-2011, 11:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 11,367
Posted By Solatso
Been running CCFL's for over 6 years and after a...

Been running CCFL's for over 6 years and after a couple issues (ballasts) early on I've had the same setup for over 4 years still running strong. After seeing LED versions IN PERSON (not with the...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-28-2011, 11:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,197
Posted By Solatso
Well, until someone decides to fix the problem...

Well, until someone decides to fix the problem with the LED versions being too bright and the noticeable gap between the individual LEDs when using a rheostat CCFL is the best option for a subtle...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-28-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,197
Posted By Solatso
Modbargains.com still sells them, I've never...

Modbargains.com still sells them, I've never ordered anything from them but they're a sponsor here at e46fanatics.

http://www.modbargains.com/CCFL-Headlight-Angel-Eyes-BMW-E36-E39-E46.htm
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-19-2011, 08:41 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 24,994
Posted By Solatso
Nice write up and demonstration. My wife has a...

Nice write up and demonstration. My wife has a RX330 and while I'm still running halogens a friend of mine has the P46 on his 325 and I will absolutely agree that the P46 is a kids toy compared to...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-16-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,886
Posted By Solatso
I'm not a fan of the kits that I've seen so far,...

I'm not a fan of the kits that I've seen so far, mainly the map lights since they aren't bright enough in my opinion. I got mine from superbrightleds.com but ya have to buy them individually so ya...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-04-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,628
Posted By Solatso
Installation on everything is pretty straight...

Installation on everything is pretty straight forward and easy to do so long as you're patient and attentive. Be careful when taking you headlight housing apart for the Angel Eyes as the clips are...
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