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Old Sep 12th, 2009, 05:42 PM
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these looks good, one of my number plate bulbs stopped working so i've ordered these + sidelight bulbs as i really hate the yellow with the Xenon's.

The numberplate ones were 6x LED though, didn't have any 4x

Can you stuck photos up when you get it soreted?? I think you'll receive the bulbs before I do and I'm keen to see what it looks like.

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Old Sep 12th, 2009, 06:24 PM
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i'll try and remember, back wont look right anyway as only 1 is working

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the genuine bmw e90 ones also fit and look an oem treat.

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ok so all have arrived, i managed to break the back left number plate cover so i need a new one of them . Also he bulbs are shorted than i took out so don't fit

managed to get them in place long enough to get some pics but after thinking i may beable to just use some pliers to adjust that.

Apologies for the blurry images, my crap camera hates me not using flash in low light, not sure how to set it up manually.




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Oddly it now makes my headlights look yellow

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you could try bmminiparts.co.uk
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the genuine bmw e90 ones also fit and look an oem treat.


Hi Jayxx83

That looks sick.

Is this the part number I need :

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63217160805

Thats the number plate bulb from a BMW M3 E90
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Yes it is the e92 BMW ones. They are a lot deeper and larger so u will have to cut away a lot of your boot plinth but it is worth it. You also have to wire into the boot switch as per the original wiring setup. Very easy too me a couple hours most.

Make the car look so much classier as per the new bm and lexis models. Not too bright either like the eBay ones. Let me know if you need any more help. You will need 2 units and 4 pins from the dealer. I paid 17£ for the lot.
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you could try bmminiparts.co.uk

no stock

oh and after a quick bend the new bulbs went in fine :>

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I have some of these 36mm high power led's from my previous car, will give them a try over the weekend...

I have ordered from this US supplier in the past with great delivery times... They have eliminated the bulb out error in the v2.00

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Hi I'm looking to get some of these but I have been looking on eBay and there are loads of differnt varieties of LED bulb! Could anyone tell me from there experience or what exact bulb they have used and where from and how much!?

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Hi I'm looking to get some of these but I have been looking on eBay and there are loads of differnt varieties of LED bulb! Could anyone tell me from there experience or what exact bulb they have used and where from and how much!?

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Try these, ok for the price of them

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