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  1. Xenon Headlight Failure and Fix By Novice

    Lighting Forum
    Left xenon headlight failed about 9 months ago...replaced bulb and got erratic performance...would not come on with Auto. Reading this forum told me that I probably needed a new ballast and/or ignitor. I found some new OEM parts on eBay, and had everything ready, including a new Philips bulb...
  2. Xenon HID Bulbs Replacements -- saved a bundle

    Lighting Forum
    I thought I'd share this story because it saved me a lot of money: I noticed that my (Xenon) lights were not quite as bright while driving at night and stopped by the BMW dealership to have them take a quick look. The lenses were fine, but they said that my bulbs likely need to be replaced...
  3. help please: xenon lights on/off

    Lighting Forum
    I have a 2003 BMW M3 with bi-xenon headlights. When I turn on the headlights the left one usually doe's not come on. After I turn the lights on and off a few times, it will come on. Sometimes it takes just once and sometimes it takes eight or nine times. ideas? ground problem? something else?
  4. Xenon bulbs question

    General E46 Forum
    So I have a burn bulb and I need to replace it but I prefer to buy a pair instead of just 1 bulb. This is for a xenon headlight and this are OEM. I'm not 100% sure but they use D2S or D2R if I'm correct? Also, Anyone knows what's the difference between the D2S: Morimoto 5Five (50w) which cost 50...
  5. xenon's???

    General E46 Forum
    ok so i drive a 2004 325ci i have the xenon OEM white light, im wanting to change it to that blue glow i think its 9000k or sumthin. Does anyone know if its easy as just switching the bulbs or do i need all new ballasts or wireing????? By the way it a projector headlight dont know if that would...
  6. E46 Xenon Headlight Wattage

    General E46 Forum
    I need to replace the Xenon bulbs on my 328i, but I noticed that they come in different wattages. What is the best wattage (45/55/65) for 328i. Is there an easy way to know without taking the old ones out first? TIA
  7. Need Help

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
    Dear fanatics I have a 1999 preface sedan e46 328i it comes with factory Xenon and my left Xenon acted funny after I install DDM angel eyes It blink, n flick a bit then it turns on, and I notice its a bit yellowish compare to the rigth one.... Then the day comes...., it died on me.... So ppl...
  8. fs: CATZ 6500K HID Xenon lamps (D2R)

    Lighting & Mobile Electronics (I.C.E.)
    selling a brand new pair (still in sealed box) of 6500K Catz HID xenon lamps. Lamps are D2R (for reflector based headlamps) and have oem p32d bases. selling for $140. pm me if interested.
  9. DIY: Changing Xenon Bulbs on all e46 models (except 04-06 coupes)

    Lighting Forum
    Ok guys, I figured I would just make a DIY for this since I was making a DIY thread on a different subject. Plus I was getting questions on how to do it, and I guess it's hard to picture it for some people. I couldn't do a video this time, since the headlight is actually outside of the car. So...