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Old 07-28-2012, 10:03 AM   #101
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Why are the rear fog lights so bright? They would look better if they matched the brightness of the tail lights.
So they can be seen in fog? Maybe?
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Old 07-28-2012, 01:45 PM   #102
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On the E46 facelift they are the same brightness as the tail lights.
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Old 07-05-2014, 10:34 PM   #103
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Big bump, but have you guys been successful with getting the lights in the trunk lid to work as just nighttime running lights?
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Old 07-23-2014, 01:15 AM   #104
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Would you be able to repost the DYI pictures? It appears that most of them don't show up in the post any longer. Thanks.
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Old 07-29-2014, 10:31 AM   #105
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Would you be able to repost the DYI pictures? It appears that most of them don't show up in the post any longer. Thanks.
Bump for rsamirez's request, the pics not showing up on either of my computers either.

Great post Dmarco!

Good safety fix for those of us who have massive afternoon thunderstorms that rain buckets, and maybe even those where dust storms are prevalent. I also like the idea of not having to tap my brakes and disengaging my cruise control when doing 9 miles over the limit in the middle lane and some jerk wants me to move, because he wants to do 20 over, but doesn't want to get in the far left lane... WTF

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Old 08-14-2014, 07:07 PM   #106
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This is what happens when people use photobucket and tinypic.
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Old 08-17-2014, 11:13 PM   #107
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This is what happens when people use photobucket and tinypic.
Yeah I lost all the old pictures on DIYs I did prior to 2010. I am working on just re-doing this entire DIY and taking new pictures so I can get new pics up on a DIY.

In the meantime. I have been enjoying this mod even now 5 years after I did it.

Keeps me safe from Tailgaters!

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Old 08-18-2014, 01:55 AM   #108
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Just 3 days ago I had pull an emergency lane change to avoid getting rear ended by a tailgater while I was breaking. It is not fun.

How in the world did you find a LCM faceplate with the rear fog buttons and the automatic headlight switch position. I'm looking all over eBay for weeks and I am not seeing any in that combo.
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Old 08-18-2014, 03:06 AM   #109
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Just 3 days ago I had pull an emergency lane change to avoid getting rear ended by a tailgater while I was breaking. It is not fun.

How in the world did you find a LCM faceplate with the rear fog buttons and the automatic headlight switch position. I'm looking all over eBay for weeks and I am not seeing any in that combo.
That I found on eBay.uk.

Also check eBay.de as well
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Old 08-22-2014, 01:55 PM   #111
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That I found on eBay.uk.

Also check eBay.de as well
Do you remember the manufacturer part # on the LCM switch?
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