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      08-25-2015, 08:28 PM   #45
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Yesterday I had some time to do wiring and since I decided to route wires like it was from factory (even colors of the wires match), I spend about 8 hours to do so. It is not that difficult, removal of trim panels takes a lot of time.

I didn't code the car yet, I will try to do it tonight.
Keep us posted, want to see if possible to upgrade my car from xenon to full LED (f80) m3

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      08-25-2015, 09:45 PM   #46
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I am missing latest software that I am downloading now. That prevents me from coding

Definitely you can upgrade your F80 xenon to full LED, however you will need F32 headlights, not F30.
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      08-27-2015, 05:23 PM   #47
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Shows a replaceable bulb for the turn signal, it also says 7W which isn't enough for a halogen bulb in this situation, are the rear turn signal LEDs replaceable?
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      08-27-2015, 11:51 PM   #48
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DONE!

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      08-28-2015, 12:10 AM   #49
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still trying to decide if thats worth $3k - $4k .... blueaudi18 did his for $400. What you spent is the cost of a new set of genuine BBS LMs ugh ... decisions, decisions
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      08-28-2015, 12:28 AM   #50
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DONE!

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Nice it looks so much brighter, how much did it cost & where could I order it ?
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      08-28-2015, 11:07 AM   #51
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Wiring harness arrived installing tomorrow
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      08-31-2015, 03:24 AM   #52
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Would I be able to retro fit these to my 2012 F30 with halogens? As I dont have auto levelling but understood that led's have that built-in.
interesting question. Anyone knows more?
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      08-31-2015, 07:13 AM   #53
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Great thread - watching closely.

I have standard xenon (definitely not adaptive - non USA) and would upgrade if I could get adaptive LED working.

Probably too expensive unless I rear end someone

- Which is unlikely with collision avoidance!

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      09-01-2015, 08:35 PM   #54
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Great thread - watching closely.

I have standard xenon (definitely not adaptive - non USA) and would upgrade if I could get adaptive LED working.

Probably too expensive unless I rear end someone

- Which is unlikely with collision avoidance!
The price for the upgrade is nearly the difference to trade in for a new model
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      09-03-2015, 04:44 PM   #55
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Do dealerships do retrofits?

I might be answering my own question because it sounds slightly ridiculous..

But if a 2016 3 Series has the LEDs will a dealership install them in my 2015 once the part becomes available?

Not sure if there is any precedent for that in previous models. This is my first BMW so just learning the ropes. Thanks everyone.
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      09-28-2015, 08:17 AM   #57
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Forgot to update on the progress. All fitted & working

Very nice
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OK, head lights are still in progress but looks like the tail light is good.

Looks like a member 'tortoise808' has them installed already
This is not tortoise808's car.

Retrofit done by ELEBEST. First one in Singapore. No it is not mine.
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This is not tortoise808's car.

Retrofit done by ELEBEST. First one in Singapore. No it is not mine.
Yep, found out from Max it wasn't Tortoise808's car. Someone else's car

Retrofitted mine from ELEBEST
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So can the common man retrofit these headlights? Was there a custom wiring harness you had to make?

I wonder if IND & Alex@Alpine can put something together like they did with the LED Tails.
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Yes, common man can retrofit adaptive LED headlights, however is it not as simple as retrofit of the tailights. If you need custom front wiring harness I can make one for you.
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      10-13-2015, 10:36 AM   #62
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Yep, found out from Max it wasn't Tortoise808's car. Someone else's car

Retrofitted mine from ELEBEST
Mine is done by Max and it is the 2nd car he did. The rear lights are awesome.
The best part is the signal light extending longer for better visibility and how everything is now brighter. One of the best mods for pre LCI F30 IMHO.
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Nice How much were these also if you don't mind sharing where did you get them. Want to get them as well to finish off the set but don't want to pay 8K

Did you get the harness as well ?
Since you are in Sydney and RHD, would the LHD headlights work for you?
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Mine is done by Max and it is the 2nd car he did. The rear lights are awesome.
The best part is the signal light extending longer for better visibility and how everything is now brighter. One of the best mods for pre LCI F30 IMHO.
Yep can't agree more Got the rear lights, NBT, HUD & M3 cluster done by Max. Can't wait to install the new M3 cluster, I think it's the 1st car his done.
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Since you are in Sydney and RHD, would the LHD headlights work for you?
Unfortunately no Max mentioned the LHD headlights wouldn't work. I guess, I'll need to start saving for those
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Yep can't agree more Got the rear lights, NBT, HUD & M3 cluster done by Max. Can't wait to install the new M3 cluster, I think it's the 1st car his done.
Saw the M3 cluster in his shop. Look awesome!
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