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The BMW E46 ///M3 is the M version E46 and puts out an amazing 333 HP and 262 lb-ft of torque at stock specs! There are an amazing amount of modifications for both the coupe and convertible models so read up and get started modifying your cars today!

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Old 06-08-2012, 04:48 PM   #21
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Do you guys recommend a professional to install or my self?
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Old 06-08-2012, 09:37 PM   #22
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Do you guys recommend a professional to install or my self?
If you've never worked on your car then let a professional install it. It is a major pain in the ass to install... and they will charge you up the ass to install it! I can do a transmission fluid change, oil change, differential fluid change, ssk install all in less time than how long it took me to install the angel eyes!!!! . Pulling the headlight housing apart was a huge headache! The wiring isn't so bad though. Good luck
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Old 06-09-2012, 02:31 AM   #23
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You can do it yourself. You will be so much cooler. There are detailed instructions...some brands like mine were different colored wires (I had to figure what was what compared to the instructions) did it myself, had no idea what i was doing except years ago i had to take out the headlight to swap out an Hid, the only pain is the lower trim under the headlight (i used a nail to pull the last clip) everything else for the headlight is easy. Taped up all the wires and made it tidy like in the instructions, wired the tap wire to the interior lights for remote under the glove box and the other tap wire to the accessory wires.

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Old 08-16-2012, 07:12 PM   #24
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How about the Night Time remote with the Orion V4's? Same answer?

it the remote a wireless remote, or some dial that needs to be mounted to the dash?
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Old 08-16-2012, 08:39 PM   #25
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I have the V4s and the built in night controller is just an extra wire that comes out of the little box that the angel eyes connect to. You tap the extra wires to your low beams so when you turn them on they somehow know to dim. I installed them myself, pretty easy install actually
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Old 08-16-2012, 09:08 PM   #26
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I have the V4s and the built in night controller is just an extra wire that comes out of the little box that the angel eyes connect to. You tap the extra wires to your low beams so when you turn them on they somehow know to dim. I installed them myself, pretty easy install actually
Sounds like a nice feature, so the combination of all the lights don't over power oncoming traffic... I'd hate to be annoying as well..
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Old 08-18-2012, 04:36 PM   #27
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They won't overpower any headlights.
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I just installed my v2's and man there are super BRIGHT. Lol I like them a lot especially during the day and the look amazing at night but im still worried I could be blinding people,it'shard for me to look at them for a period of time at night it's not blindly per say but more like hurts your eyes if you stare too long lol
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Old 10-09-2012, 11:13 AM   #29
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I just installed my v2's and man there are super BRIGHT. Lol I like them a lot especially during the day and the look amazing at night but im still worried I could be blinding people,it'shard for me to look at them for a period of time at night it's not blindly per say but more like hurts your eyes if you stare too long lol
You can also use a rheostat if you want to dim them together. You can install a variable rate one inside your dash. It's a bit of work, but it will allow you to decrease the output at your desired level.
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