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  1. Auto Level Headlight Retrofit

    Lighting Forum
    The car i want to ask about : E46 320D (Dont know if engine matters) Sedan Year 2000 Whit out Xenon Package Hello E46 Users i was wondering how can i retrofit auto leveling headlights.I know that LCM (the module were we turn on the lights ) needs to be replaced + i need to add 2 level...
  2. Interior light flashes while driving with DayLights on

    Lighting Forum
    Hi, guys i need you help in finding the problem with interior dome light. It fades in and out (not just regular flashing) while driving with daylights on. When i turn the headlight switch to off it stops flashing. i removed the whole dome light (the thing with 3 light bulbs on int) and tested...
  3. ABS, DSC, BRAKE lights - cheapest scanner?

    General E46 Forum
    I had my car garaged for some time while I was painting it. When I finished the job and drove the car after, the ABS, DSC, and (yellow) BRAKE lights all came on. These lights will come back on immediately if I disconnect the battery and start the car - they do not need the car to be moving to...
  4. E46 Sedan FS OEM amber corner, side markers, and Rear taillights

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
    I just replaced all the amber lights with clears on my 2005 330i ZHP sedan. Looking to sell the OEM ambers. The car has 155k miles. Lights are in great shape, PM me for pictures Prefer local pick up in Dothan, AL or Birmingham, AL. Im not sure how much these would be to ship I'm really not too...
  5. Dynamic Brake Force Display

    General E46 Forum
    How would I install dynamic brake force display on my BMW. It's a 2005 325ci with the led tail lights.
  6. Brake lights and dash won't turn off

    General E46 Forum
    Hey All, Long time BMW owner, first time poster. Title says most of it. I went away for Christmas break for 3 weeks and came back to find my computer (with the mileage, temp, etc.) blank (light still on, but blank). The car still works fine so I think nothing of it. Fast forward 2 days and I...
  7. Tail Lights: Verts vs Coupes

    Lighting Forum
    Does anyone know of a way to get coupe tail lights to fit on a vert? I've read that they are different but I have yet to find out in what way or why they don't interchange. It seems that many of the nicer lights aren't made for verts or cost more than the coupe equivalent. I'd really rather not...
  8. Strange issue Help!

    General E46 Forum
    Hello, I am new to the forum and wondered if anyone has ever had this issue before. I have a 2003 BMW 325i that I bought 3 months ago. Everything is in working order as far as I know. I have an issue where when I have the car off and no key in the ignition. The interior lights, exterior...
  9. Instrument Gauge Cluster lights not working (NOT kbus)

    General E46 Forum
    PROBLEM SOLVED. READ THROUGH THREAD I POSTED MY SOLUTION AND FINDINGS I have a 2003 330ci that I recently purchased and only the instrument cluster lights are not turning on. The rest of the dash/message center/radio etc. work however. I thought it was the kbus but if you turn the dimmer on...
  10. Xenon Control Module

    General E46 Forum
    Hey, So I need a new xenon control module in my 2000 e46 328ci - just wondering if I can use a control module from any year of e46. Realoem is saying the part # from my control module on my vehicle (61358376273) is found on all years of the e46. But a quick look on ebay is saying otherwise...
  11. Brake lights sticking on when the engine is running, driving me mad!

    General E46 Forum
    I have a very weird problem where the brake lights stay on after the peddle has been released. Surely its a dodgy brake light switch? No. To start with the brake lights turn on and off perfectly when the engine is not running, everything functions as it should until the engine is turned on...
  12. Strange Electrical Issue

    General E46 Forum
    Hello All, For starters I'd just like to thank everyone in advanced I have used these forums many times but this is my first post. So now for the fun part. I usually drive my car everyday. Did not drive the car for one day went to start it up this morning and the air bag indicator light...
  13. 325i sedan facelift OEM xenon - NO HIGHBEAMS!

    Lighting Forum
    Hello E46 fans, I recently bought a 2003 325i after upgrading from a 1990 Honda Civic Hatch back. This is my first experience with HID headlights. Anyways I'm not sure if the inspector was sketchy or they missed it completely but my highbeams don't work! The halogen middle lights flash to pass...
  14. Need help finding halo lights

    Lighting Forum
    I have a 2001 330ci, I am currently trying to find a complete halo light housing with purple halos in a black housing to go with the color scheme i want. I have been searching for purple lights for a while now and would like to get others opinions.
  15. help with 2001 330ci

    General E46 Forum
    I just recently bought a 2001 bmw 330ci that had nothing done to it, all services that were needed were done, but the car is completely stock. I was debating between flowmasters or straight piping, and hopefully getting HIDs done. Does anyone have any suggestions to what I should do first?
  16. Headlights on after turning of the car

    Lighting Forum
    Hello forum. Today I parked my car and turned it off, after locking the car I looked back and noticed the headlights where on, high beam, after a couple of seconds they went off. Do you know what may cause this? Thanks
  17. I need help with my tail light connection

    Lighting Forum
    Hi guy's. Here is the problem. I have recently bought a used pair of eagle eye LED tail lights for my e46 2004 4 door. When i got home, i realise that they were made for 2001 model. Everything fits perfectly. Except for the connection. The connector on my car (2004) IS A 7 PIN, (this is...
  18. E46 issues! Computer?

    General E46 Forum
    Hey, A couple months ago I posted a threat on my HID fog lights that were making things act up. I was told to pull them out, and I did. Things have been fine since, until the last week or so. Twice in the same day my whole cluster stopped working, and I just had to pull in/out fuse 43 to reset...
  19. Good quality corner/turn signal white LEDs?

    Lighting Forum
    I am trying to find a quality set of white LEDs for my corner lights. I have the 7507 (150 degree) sockets and not the 7506/1156 (180 degree) sockets. These Morimoto LEDs seem pretty good but are they worth $45-60? Does anyone have any suggestions for nice LEDs? Also, the ones I linked to are...
  20. E46 Coupe 323Ci Tail Lights & Buisness Radio

    I am wanting to sell my stock tail lights and my stock radio as I got led tails and after market radio. The tail lights include the styrofoam seals, main tail light, reverse light housing, and ack plate. The buisness raradio is working and in decent shape. I am asking $80 obo for tail lights...