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Old 11-07-2012, 07:15 PM   #21
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You need to adjust your headlights a little and move the ring over a little. it will improve your fit tremendously.
None of our installs show that.
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Old 11-07-2012, 11:41 PM   #22
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i have umnitza's V4's on my M3. They are hella bright! matches my 6000k headlights
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Old 11-08-2012, 10:53 PM   #23
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You need to adjust your headlights a little and move the ring over a little. it will improve your fit tremendously.
None of our installs show that.
What do you mean "move the headlight "
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Old 12-07-2012, 12:04 PM   #24
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my experience with angel eyes was very poor visibility. i wasted that money as i had to go and buy new ones from bmw. looks good but it ends there.
Wtf are you talking about? Angel eyes are not headlights. They're marker lights. They provide little to no light output onto the road.
Also you cannot buy new angel eyes from bmw for these cars.
I think you're very confused.
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Old 12-07-2012, 12:12 PM   #25
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Got the Orion v2 Opaque's and installed them in 3 hours with no help. Love them! They don't support eagle eye headlights.. So the fitment isn't a favorite. Attachment 481264 Attachment 481265
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Old 12-07-2012, 12:17 PM   #26
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Op I have those exact angel eyes. They're fine. One of my rings has 3 LEDs out. Maybe I'll send it back because I have the warranty idk. Ill probably fix it myself because I can.
Anyway they fit really good on the xenon lights. I've heard they're too big for the halogen ones.
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Old 12-07-2012, 12:33 PM   #27
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My eBay angel eyes, love them 70 bucks shipped to my house. (Had them for 8 months) three LEDs are out but I could careless.
Idk if the 100+ price tag is worth it.
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My eBay angel eyes, love them 70 bucks shipped to my house. (Had them for 8 months) three LEDs are out but I could careless.
Idk if the 100+ price tag is worth it.
I bought headlights with halo rings from eBay. Worked for almost a year and then one ring went out. They are a knockoff depo. I regret but they project amazing like any other would. Attachment 481268 Attachment 481269
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Old 12-14-2012, 05:08 PM   #29
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I have the same headlights as the picture second from last but I do not know how to make the angel eyes DRLs :/ and will an HID kit also make them brighter? Sorry Im a total noob haha
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I have the same headlights as the picture second from last but I do not know how to make the angel eyes DRLs :/ and will an HID kit also make them brighter? Sorry Im a total noob haha
Haha your fine man. I'd send a 20 second video of how quick it is. Have you even hooked the eyes up or it do they just sit in the headlights off all day?
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Old 12-15-2012, 12:35 PM   #31
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I have the same headlights as the picture second from last but I do not know how to make the angel eyes DRLs :/ and will an HID kit also make them brighter? Sorry Im a total noob haha
My HID's actually match with the angels. So they're not brighter no your vehicle shines brighter. Trust me the engel eyes are brighter than day.
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Well when I turn on the headlights with the light switch the angel eyes are on as well as the low beam lights but I want the AE's to be on without having to turn on the low beams. Hope you understand that.
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Well when I turn on the headlights with the light switch the angel eyes are on as well as the low beam lights but I want the AE's to be on without having to turn on the low beams. Hope you understand that.
What brand are the ae's? Is there a wire harness?
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You know you can just cheap out like me for 20$ eBay those fvckers

Cold cathode fluorescent lights (ccfl)
Might be cheap and bright but ivf heard ill start having problems in winter
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Old 12-16-2012, 02:16 AM   #35
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You know you can just cheap out like me for 20$ eBay those fvckers

Cold cathode fluorescent lights (ccfl)
Might be cheap and bright but ivf heard ill start having problems in winter
I had LED angel eyes and started experiencing trouble with them after about a year. One of them either wouldn't turn on or it would flicker. Three of the LED lights inside of one of them blew out too.

I paid $100 for them (Weisslichts, not sold anywhere anymore), and I loved the way they looked...but I should have just saved my money and got cheaper ones.

However, if I buy AEs again, it'll be from Umnitza.
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Sainspeed is the eBay seller if anyone interested I mean for 19.99 shipped I couldn't find anything cheaper at that time plus you think about its the cost of a lunch for some one lol
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Old 12-16-2012, 06:30 PM   #37
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How exactly do halos work? What setting do the lights have to be on for them to light up?
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Old 12-17-2012, 05:30 PM   #39
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They are DEPO headlights with preinstalled AE's.
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Would you guys recommend getting the complete retrofit it? If so, would you choose V2s over V4s.
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