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      02-08-2019, 03:15 PM   #199
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Can someone please email the file.

Also, anyone in the Bay Area / NorCal able to make these?

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Here is another cool and simple solution.
One single piece for door and very simple installation.
Results are great, exactly like in the pictures.
Here is the link:
https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/6682...-ambient-light
These are really cool. I bought them too and I am very excited. Looking really good. Thanks to the seller.
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Here is another cool and simple solution.
One single piece for door and very simple installation.
Results are great, exactly like in the pictures.
Here is the link:
https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/6682...-ambient-light
These are really cool. I bought them too and I am very excited. Looking really good. Thanks to the seller.
I had to buy compete led strips. My car came without ambient lightning at all. Even a basic roof ligt. I retrofitted everything.
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Anyone buy these in the US?

Im having trouble locating a retailer.

Anyone got a link to share?!
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After a ton of searching, I found someone with the skills and a printer large enough to print these out as one piece.

David S. of 3D Printing Chicago

Email: david@3d-printing-chicago.com

Costs is about $60

Contact him to get yours now! No files needed, just tell him you want the F30 BMW Ambient Light Bars.















BTW

The latest STL file has each piece the with same length (of about 20") but the fronts would benefit from another inch at the back (21")

David is making another set for me with this added length.

Another big thank you to awmenard for the latest file.
Will these fit a F80?
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Anyone buy these in the US?

Im having trouble locating a retailer.

Anyone got a link to share?!
Got it here.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/173700169200
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Does anyone have the stl file for these? I would like to print them out. Thanks!
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Can i fit this for F34?
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Can i fit this for F34?
Not sure as I have a F30.
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Hello,

I have a f30 2014 with ambient light.

Do i have to buy it from https://www.etsy.com/nl/listing/6682...-ambient-light

and do I have to order 4 pieces?

I would like to buy it from David, but no sending to the Netherlands?...
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https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F153375350316

No longer 3d printed, can adjust for different lengths required.
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https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F153375350316

No longer 3d printed, can adjust for different lengths required.
is this better then 3d printed?
whats the difference?
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is this better then 3d printed?
whats the difference?
There made from clear frosted plastic, the plastic has an even frosting throughout defusing the light more evenly. No bright spots or imperfections 3d printing brings. More of an OEM look.
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Just ordered it. Thanks and can/t wait
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https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F153375350316

No longer 3d printed, can adjust for different lengths required.
Any available on this side of the pond?
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What are the lengths compared to F33?
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https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?m...2F153375350316

No longer 3d printed, can adjust for different lengths required.
Well, my son used my 3-D printed ones as light sabers and they are destroyed. If these pop up here, let me know!
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I was able to install them despite the damage. Not bad! The light transmittance isn't bad, but it's not perfect when you look up close. The shorter ones meant for the rear actually fit better up front in my M3 CS. The long ones are too long and extend over the sections where the ambient lights end, so it doesn't light up that area. It looks much better lighting up the whole bar even if the bar doesn't extend all the way across the door panel. I don't have a pic with the white sport light, but here it is with the classic light:
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installed it and very nice!

a strange thing:
3 doors are lighting up, but the right back door is not lighting up.
what can this be??? It's really annoing me.
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Sweet review

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Does somebody has a link to a cheaper version of this? Aliexpress?
Seems quite expensive for a plastic piece like this..
Cool mod though!! ;-)
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I was able to install them despite the damage. Not bad! The light transmittance isn't bad, but it's not perfect when you look up close. The shorter ones meant for the rear actually fit better up front in my M3 CS. The long ones are too long and extend over the sections where the ambient lights end, so it doesn't light up that area. It looks much better lighting up the whole bar even if the bar doesn't extend all the way across the door panel. I don't have a pic with the white sport light, but here it is with the classic light:
Update: parked on the roof the other day while the sun was out. At the end of the day the inserts had become so hot that they became soft and partially came off the doors. They now have a permanent bend in them and are useless. These are the printed ones, not the solid ones.
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