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Old 02-02-2017, 09:21 AM   #1
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DIY "adaptive" headlights possibility

So I was thinking of a way to do adaptive headlights without purchasing new headlights. I also want to do it non-mechanically, for ease of maintenance and longevity. My thought was to change the turn signals (somehow) into projectors that would angle out to the side, that would get triggered when the steering wheel angle sensor reaches a set point. I've never done any electrical or computer stuff on my e46, would this be feasible?
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Old 02-02-2017, 09:54 AM   #2
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I honestly think it would be too much work and trouble to do something that will most likely not work
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So basically it would be like the newer cars that basically turn on the fogs when you turn? I guess you can do that. Iono how you would take the readings off the steering angle sensor though.

If you're more worried about the width of the beam rather than the depth, then I would just rather retrofit a projector that has a wide beam then you wouldn't need to do this lol
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