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Old 07-27-2013, 09:42 PM   #339001
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I thought I wouldn't like the look, and bought them with the intention of putting in some LED's or something, but now that I see them it's growing on me.

If Frank can hook me up with his headlights and tails then black grilles, a drop, and a tint will likely be the last mods I do, at least outside.

Gotta keep an eye out for those grey sports/m3 seats yo.

Also I've been toying with the idea of getting some roof racks, they're cheap and functional

Also I'm taking off the clears until I get new lenses, it looks good and really bad at the same time
LEDs are more hassle than they're worth in my opinion.

I like my roof racks but I only have them on if I'm using them because of the MPG and wind noise. I want to get a fairing for it.


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Old 07-27-2013, 09:43 PM   #339002
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Do you have a resistor?
no, mine and Brian's doesn't require resistors, there is an option for cold bulb or something that our cars have, we just need to disable that option for led bulbs.
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Old 07-27-2013, 09:43 PM   #339003
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Old 07-27-2013, 09:44 PM   #339004
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my led corners give me errors lately at start up, did you say you turned off the bulb check feature or something for yours?
Ya I had Kalim change the settings for the bulb check but it was never quite right with those front corners. It'd still throw a code occasionally. My tail light bulbs are the same bulbs and they're fine after the coding.


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Old 07-27-2013, 09:45 PM   #339005
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Yeah, best I can tell, there's nothing to tell...they're driving aimlessly back and forth between Oakland and San Jose.

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Old 07-27-2013, 09:47 PM   #339006
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Ya I had Kalim change the settings for the bulb check but it was never quite right with those front corners. It'd still throw a code occasionally. My tail light bulbs are the same bulbs and they're fine after the coding.


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Old 07-27-2013, 10:06 PM   #339007
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then we gotta call Ledautomotive and complain!
I did and they sent me resistors lol Which I didn't want to use so I just put normal bulbs back in. I was always meh about the white LED behind the orange lens so I didn't want it completely coded out.


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Old 07-27-2013, 10:12 PM   #339008
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I want something like this

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Old 07-27-2013, 10:12 PM   #339009
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I did and they sent me resistors lol Which I didn't want to use so I just put normal bulbs back in. I was always meh about the white LED behind the orange lens so I didn't want it completely coded out.


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oh so my problem will most probably go away if I completely code it.
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Old 07-27-2013, 10:17 PM   #339010
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ordered this for air duct to go straight to intake
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Old 07-27-2013, 10:33 PM   #339011
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I want something like this

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What are you referring to? That's the fairing I want. I'm not one for sticker bombing anything on my car though.


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Old 07-27-2013, 10:36 PM   #339012
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Yeah the rack + fairing

Might as well start with this

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/pts/3954439158.html
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How much of an MPG drop do you experience when using the racks?
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Old 07-27-2013, 10:46 PM   #339014
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Might as well start with this

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How much of an MPG drop do you experience when using the racks?
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Negligible, around 1-3emmmpeeegeees


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Soooooo many monies doe

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~2 mpg
Not as bad as I thought!

Dat utility though, and lets face it, racks make you look like you do exciting things with your car/life (or are a hipster) and are pretty practical
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Also, are you going to mount that tubing to the bumper or does it fit right into the air duct?


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