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Old 02-23-2013, 06:26 PM   #1
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Angle eyes installed :) almost

Angle eyes almost don't I'm waiting for the relay harness to come in the mail. What do you guys think?

Ill take more pics when it's done.

What do you think if I wire it so when I turn my blinkers the angles will flash on what ever side I'm turning on? You guys think its a little to much?
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:36 PM   #2
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looks good! what brand are they?
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Old 02-23-2013, 11:54 PM   #3
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Good job. I did the same angel eyes blinker trick but diddnt like them. I think its too much but to each his own. I wired mines to my fog lights and use that button to turn them on.

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Old 02-24-2013, 10:08 AM   #4
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looks nice..
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Old 02-24-2013, 12:38 PM   #5
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looks good! what brand are they?
Thanks. I'm not sure the brand lol it was a gift. My friend said they were about 45$ on amazon and they are CCFL.

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Old 02-24-2013, 12:39 PM   #6
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Good job. I did the same angel eyes blinker trick but diddnt like them. I think its too much but to each his own. I wired mines to my fog lights and use that button to turn them on.
Will they burn out?? There ccfl btw
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Old 02-24-2013, 12:41 PM   #7
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Good job. I did the same angel eyes blinker trick but diddnt like them. I think its too much but to each his own. I wired mines to my fog lights and use that button to turn them on.
If I'm not wiring them to the blinker I think I'm going to wire it to my ignition so when I take out the key the angels will stay on for an extra 5 second or so.
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Old 02-24-2013, 12:45 PM   #8
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If I were you I would take those out ASAP and buy yourself a quality set of LED angel eyes. Even quality CCFL lights have been known to fail and set cars on fire. The fact that you have a cheap no-name brand of CCFLs would worry me even more. If you're on a budget buy yourself some Orion Lites from umnitza.

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Old 02-25-2013, 02:07 AM   #9
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If I were you I would take those out ASAP and buy yourself a quality set of LED angel eyes. Even quality CCFL lights have been known to fail and set cars on fire. The fact that you have a cheap no-name brand of CCFLs would worry me even more. If you're on a budget buy yourself some Orion Lites from umnitza.

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They set fire only if there not wired properly... Mine are. My friend has a 2005 m3 also he had his ccfl for over a year no problems.

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Old 02-25-2013, 09:19 AM   #10
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Was it hard to take the lens off the headlight? I heard some years of car you need to bake the headlight in the oven to remove the lens? Or does the whole headlight unit remove from the lens and headlight body? I'm thinking of getting LED version at some point in time, I just am not sure if it's a job I wanna tackle.
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Old 02-25-2013, 12:43 PM   #11
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Was it hard to take the lens off the headlight? I heard some years of car you need to bake the headlight in the oven to remove the lens? Or does the whole headlight unit remove from the lens and headlight body? I'm thinking of getting LED version at some point in time, I just am not sure if it's a job I wanna tackle.
They just pop out no to hard there's DIY on YouTube

Go for it it shouldn't be to hard good luck

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Old 02-25-2013, 01:19 PM   #12
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Good job. I did the same angel eyes blinker trick but diddnt like them. I think its too much but to each his own. I wired mines to my fog lights and use that button to turn them on.
what color are the wires for Fog Lights?? i guess my search capabilities are limited in the fact i cant find it..
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Old 02-25-2013, 02:05 PM   #13
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They set fire only if there not wired properly... Mine are. My friend has a 2005 m3 also he had his ccfl for over a year no problems.
that's not true, i had mine go all crispy on me after years of working fine. But hey, it's your car, not mine do what you want.
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Looks good! I miss having mine.
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Old 02-25-2013, 03:21 PM   #15
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that's not true, i had mine go all crispy on me after years of working fine. But hey, it's your car, not mine do what you want.
Ill se Maybe ill upgrade to led in the future. Thanks
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Looks good! I miss having mine.
Why did you take them off!!! :/
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Why did you take them off!!! :/
one of them broke, and i liked the look of my blacked out headlights with no angel eyes. All you see are the projector lenses.
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one of them broke, and i liked the look of my blacked out headlights with no angel eyes. All you see are the projector lenses.
Rich, Mind PMing me some pictures of the blacked out headlights with no angel eyes? Im curious to see how that looks
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one of them broke, and i liked the look of my blacked out headlights with no angel eyes. All you see are the projector lenses.
Picture or you're lying lmao
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Picture or you're lying lmao

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