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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 02-07-2007, 12:06 AM   #21
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how are they quality wise, won't taking apart your headlight assembly cause condensation, vioding of factoy warranty, pain in the ass etc... I was thinkng about getting them but dont want dealer to void my warranty, or have to keep replacing them every month/year cause they break.
after thinking about it at work....if you tapped the remote wire power somewhre they didnt like under a box...they could get pissy about the warranty
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Old 02-07-2007, 12:11 AM   #22
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how are they quality wise, won't taking apart your headlight assembly cause condensation, vioding of factoy warranty, pain in the ass etc... I was thinkng about getting them but dont want dealer to void my warranty, or have to keep replacing them every month/year cause they break.
As for the quality of the angel eyes, I would say that they are top notch. Everything is included in the kit, as well as their warranty. My car's also CPO, but I don't feel a need to take out the chromiums if I have the dealer service my car (if a probelm arises that's electrical related...then they'll definately blame it on the angel eyes and that's when I'll take them out). Other than that, there's no worries.
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Old 02-07-2007, 01:35 AM   #23
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only thing i wanna complain about these predator chromiums is that they dun seem to work properly when it is cold. when i unlock my car, the left most angel eye is only slightly lighten and keeps flickering. altho this situation goes away when i start my car up, i still think that it is very very annoying. the so called 'cold weather package' thing is not working....
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Old 02-07-2007, 01:36 AM   #24
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I have them as well and love them, execpt for one of the clips doesnt fit right therefor, it stick out a little =[ no one can notice, but me and its bugging me!.... just wish i could hook up the remote =[ anyone know how difficult it is? I didn't get instrustions for the remote.
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Old 02-07-2007, 01:39 AM   #25
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i say they are worth it. the kit is well put together very easy install and fast. i did how ever have a ballast go out which is only 10 bucks for a new one. but besides that they are great!!!
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IMO, the only thing worth putting on your BMW are real, not replica, products. My ACS stuff is real, (Mtech2) bumper is BMW OE as well as M3 lip spoiler and ZHP shift knob. Spend the extra $100 and get the best product on the market. Predator Chromium from JLeviSW is the most reliable way to go.
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Old 02-07-2007, 02:06 AM   #27
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Old 02-07-2007, 04:46 AM   #28
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i adjusted mine for night driving, which is a big plus over regular headlights.

now i shoot out farther and i also adjusted it to bend a little bit into the corners, so when im cornering, i can see ahead of the bend.

its a nice feature. definately better than buying csl rims or something for what its worth.
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The chromiums were the best $200 I've spent on a mod to date

Besides the little problems with them, they look fantastic
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I have the DDE Raptors, never had a problem
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Old 02-07-2007, 11:24 AM   #32
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IMO, the only thing worth putting on your BMW are real, not replica, products. My ACS stuff is real, (Mtech2) bumper is BMW OE as well as M3 lip spoiler and ZHP shift knob. Spend the extra $100 and get the best product on the market. Predator Chromium from JLeviSW is the most reliable way to go.
your paying for the harness and ease of install not necessarily quality

i got mine for 100 on ebay...and did the install myself , and accoding to what people post on here..i have the same minimal issues and i saved myself some good money
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The harness is of good quality and ease of install is a good thing to have. Maybe the extra $100, as always, comes down to individual taste.
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exactly ...and your income....mine being lesser
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you drive a BMW because you can afford to buy other cars but "choose" to buy a bmw.

Is a Rolex really worth 2X the cost of a Breitling?

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Predator Chromium is a great brand, been very reliable with our customers and looks great.
how are the DDE Lightning Titanium compared to the Predators ?
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how are the DDE Lightning Titanium compared to the Predators ?
Links to the product descriptions for all 3 products:

1) Chromiums vs Raptors: our analysis
http://www.umnitza.com/gallery/lightning?page=2

2) Chromiums vs Raptors: customer analysis
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthr...hromium+raptor

3) Chromiums vs Titaniums: vendor analysis
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthr...omium+titanium

And we're like McDonalds, over 5000 Chromiums served fresh
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Links to the product descriptions for all 3 products:

1) Chromiums vs Raptors: our analysis
http://www.umnitza.com/gallery/lightning?page=2

2) Chromiums vs Raptors: customer analysis
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthr...hromium+raptor

3) Chromiums vs Titaniums: vendor analysis
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthr...omium+titanium

And we're like McDonalds, over 5000 Chromiums served fresh
any specials on the Chromiums
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