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      04-28-2013, 11:22 AM   #1
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Oem Xenon Retrofit Success

Hey guys!

I can finally change my status to "drives F30 with Xenon Headlights" lol.
yes it has finally been done and I announce fully working OEM Xenon Retrofit & following are working successfully without any error:

1. Low Beam Xenon
2. High Beam Xenon
3. Side Markers
4. Angel eyes
5. Xenon Auto Headlights
6. Dipped switch also working
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      04-28-2013, 11:25 AM   #2
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Nice, did you take lots of pics to do a diy ? also where did you get all you need to get it to work. Can you give us a list and prices, thanks and congrats.
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      04-28-2013, 11:27 AM   #3
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You sir, deserve a beer!
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      04-30-2013, 11:38 AM   #4
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ok here i am.I cannot post DIY or any photos at the moment because www.realoem.com has mentioned incorrect quantity of LED units fitted in the Headlights.As a result one of my car's headlight is missing Angel eyes being lit up.I have already ordered the missing LED's.I think I'll post a DIY once both the headlights are fully working.I can confirm the system throws no error except for Auto Headlight Levelling error as I didn't install the sensors and now as I have disabled the Leveller check by coding hence no errors now.Also I didn't have to cut a single wire except for one ground wire which i peeled off a little to bridge it with new ground wires.

For the price pair of headlights cost me 2000 euros excludes shipping including all parts except for xenon bulbs which you can get at any local dealer for under 100.

At this moment I can give you the full list of parts required to complete the retrofit which is following:

1. 63 11 7 338 699 RHD Non Adaptive Headlight Assembly Left Q'ty -1

1a. 63 11 7 314 531 LHD Non Adaptive Headlight Assembly Left Q'ty -1

2. 63 11 7 338 700 RHD Non Adaptive Headlight Assembly Right Q'ty -1

2a.63 11 7 314 532 LHD Non Adaptive Headlight Assembly Right Q'ty -1

3. 63 12 7 296 090 Xenon Ballast Q'ty-2

4. 63 21 7 217 509 Xenon Bulbs Q'ty-2

5. 63 11 7 311 243 LED Module Q'ty-4(here www.realoem.com went wrong and mentioned quantity as 2)

5a. 63 11 7 316 147 LED Module Q'ty-4(only for new builds after 07/2012)

6. 63 11 7 316 143 Headlight Control module Q'ty-2

Your car will fit either 1 or 1a ,2 or 2a depending on RHD and LHD and 5 or 5a depending on Car build Level.

Please note the above list mentions only the parts which need to be purchased and not the parts which will be used from Halogens.

I purchased these parts from Germany.Anyone willing to buy can contact me and I'll guide you thru.
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      04-30-2013, 12:03 PM   #5
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€2000 = $2600+!

How much is the lighting package? That might be a better value than getting the 403M over the 400m

EDIT:$900. Wowza
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      04-30-2013, 05:23 PM   #6
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2000 = $2600+!

How much is the lighting package? That might be a better value than getting the 403M over the 400m

EDIT:$900. Wowza
with dealers quoting 6k, 2.6k sounds pretty reasonable for a DIY, not to mention the parts will get cheaper as the time goes
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      05-06-2013, 06:15 PM   #7
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DIY please?!
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OP.. any updates? Did you receive your other set of bulbs?
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      06-19-2013, 08:24 PM   #9
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thinking its all bs?
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No pic useless !!
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holy cow....$6k is a little steep for this.

i was considering just throwing an HID kit and calling it a day
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any update on this? did you get it working?
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