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Old 05-17-2013, 04:51 AM   #1
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LED tail lights on Ebay

Guys: Found LED tailights on Ebay for $163.
Anyone have experience with these tail lights.
I read somewhere where the led lights burn out
in 6 Months. Any confirmation or experience with
this brand or LED tail lights from Ebay in general.
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Old 05-17-2013, 04:54 AM   #2
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I wouldn't...check out khoalty which I believe is cheaper with free shipping. Get the eagle eye brand
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Old 05-17-2013, 04:55 AM   #3
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Don't buy them, they're really low quality. Don't ask me how I know.


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Old 05-17-2013, 07:12 AM   #4
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Old 05-17-2013, 07:28 AM   #5
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I just ran across this thread...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=838105

I was thinking about front and rears...
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Old 05-17-2013, 08:16 AM   #6
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I wouldn't...check out khoalty which I believe is cheaper with free shipping. Get the eagle eye brand
Thanks, anyone else have experience with Khoalty?

Khoalty is $183 for the pair..
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Old 05-17-2013, 08:17 AM   #7
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I just got mine about a week ago so I don't think this will be too much help, but I love them so far. No problems or anything to complain about.


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Old 05-17-2013, 08:21 AM   #8
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Thanks, anyone else have experience with Khoalty?

Khoalty is $183 for the pair..
Did you read the 6 reviews on Khoalty?
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Old 05-17-2013, 12:57 PM   #9
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They are both Eagle Eyes brand. The ones you see on Khoa and on eBay are the exact same taillights. Khoalty does not manufacture the taillights they sell, lol. DEPO and Eagle Eyes do. A lot of people at ZHP Mafia run these tail lights with no issues. They are good tails.
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Old 05-17-2013, 01:03 PM   #10
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Yeah its the same brand on both sites like mentioned! There are many mixed reviews about these tails. It to bad you don't have a coupe so you can just get OEM. But many people run them and have had an excellent experience!
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Old 05-17-2013, 01:49 PM   #11
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bmw doesn't make LED tail lamps for the E46 sedan
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yup my bad didnt know it was for a coupe. Should've read the entire post
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Eagle eye LEDs are a better alternative. I've had mine on for a year and a half now, no issues. Love them.
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Old 05-18-2013, 12:34 AM   #14
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The Eagle Eye on Ebay are $20 less with free shipping. Do you guys think it doesn't really matter where I get the Eagle Eye LED and that getting them from EBAY as opposed to Khoalty does not make a difference thus saving $20 bucks.
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The Eagle Eye on Ebay are $20 less with free shipping. Do you guys think it doesn't really matter where I get the Eagle Eye LED and that getting them from EBAY as opposed to Khoalty does not make a difference thus saving $20 bucks.
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I have eagle eyes for my Very. $335 & the right one leaks like a sife since just about day 1. the LEDS are slowly burning out. I can't figuure out how to stop it & the company they were bought from is useless.

I have turn signal LEDS & they are ok.
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Old 05-18-2013, 02:22 AM   #17
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i have been using my eagle eyes from khoalty for almost 2 years now with no issues what ever.
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Old 05-18-2013, 03:56 AM   #18
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I just ran across this thread...

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=838105

I was thinking about front and rears...
I bought those. They were not "No Error". Mine immediately went into the fast blink mode. I still have them in a bag in the closet. I did not want to mess around with a resistor. I did leave the LED reverse lights in.
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I have eagle eyes for my Very. $335 & the right one leaks like a sife since just about day 1. the LEDS are slowly burning out. I can't figuure out how to stop it & the company they were bought from is useless.

I have turn signal LEDS & they are ok.
The gaskets that come with EE's are sh!t. I bought a sheet of thicker polyurethane foam from Amazon, and cut my own gaskets. They worked great, and I have not had any leaking problems.
Now, if your leaks are from the plastic on the housings not being bonded together right, then that is a different problem.
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Had mine over a year and no problems...
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