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Angel Eyes, DDEs, lighted rings, Clear Turn Signals, LEDs, Xenon, HID, or Bi-Xenon. If it lights up and you want to discuss it, post here!

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Old 06-08-2007, 12:35 PM   #61
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there was a fanatic that used mini CCFLs in their plate lights
I totally forgot about that until now. I bought some and was going to do the same. The tubes I bought were too long and I never went searching for the right size. I forgot lol
Now I must admit, that is badass
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Old 06-08-2007, 02:44 PM   #62
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Damn how could I fogret it was the famous ///OSS that did it?
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Old 06-08-2007, 05:35 PM   #63
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Old 08-19-2007, 07:10 AM   #64
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just got my first burn out. well not actually burnt out but it flashes like a strobe
another one burned out
stupid LEDs. looks good but doesn't last
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Old 08-19-2007, 10:50 AM   #65
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^I made my own, never had a problem. 3 5mm LED's in each plate light. I had read that the LED's made in the form of replaceable bulbs failed too often. I wanted no part of that. Used the same 5mm LED's for my door handle courtesy lights.

The CCFL is nice, if I have problems with the LED's I'll do that, but so far no issues at all.



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Old 08-19-2007, 11:40 AM   #66
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is there a local store we can buy these from ..anyone maybe a lexus dealership
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Old 08-23-2007, 03:57 PM   #67
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another one burned out
stupid LEDs. looks good but doesn't last
Are you using resistors?
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Old 08-23-2007, 08:06 PM   #68
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Are you using resistors?
they have them built in
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Old 08-25-2007, 06:57 PM   #69
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I found this link at the M3forum.net

-Has anyone purchased these bulbs?

http://www.m3forum.net/m3forum/archi.../t-169060.html

and here is the store link...

http://www.hoen-usa.com/licenseplate.htm
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Old 10-28-2007, 09:32 PM   #70
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im putting mine in next thursday probably i ordered them from jlevi
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Old 10-28-2007, 09:37 PM   #71
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I have the ones from Jlevisw. I love them.
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Old 10-28-2007, 10:23 PM   #72
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Those all look so awesome! i need to get me a pair too.
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Old 10-29-2007, 10:38 AM   #73
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So there are no burn out or flicker issues from the ones that JLevi sells? Interested in ordering me a set
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Old 10-29-2007, 11:59 AM   #74
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So there are no burn out or flicker issues from the ones that JLevi sells? Interested in ordering me a set
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Old 10-29-2007, 12:21 PM   #75
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I have the once from JLevi and I am on my 3rd set but Jlevi shipped me a free replacement everytime
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Old 10-29-2007, 07:19 PM   #76
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so the jevi ones have a warranty? if so, how long?

I'll buy them right now if they had a warranty
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JLevi warranties their stuff. I'd just like to know the average lifespan of these LEDs. It's the convenience factor for me, I don't want to have to change these things every other week.
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Old 10-29-2007, 11:12 PM   #78
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I want those...someone link me..im too lazy to look on autoluminations...

NVM on jlevi..
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Old 10-30-2007, 07:27 AM   #79
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mine have burnt out and began to strobe like 4 times already.

They look sick, but i hate when i start the car at night and i see that annoying strobing.

I even got asked where i got the rear underglow lmaoo . it really that bright if angles correctly
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i love mine..how do u know when they are flickering..u have to check them every month or so?
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