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      01-10-2011, 04:24 PM   #1
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Upgrading E70 X5 Angel Eyes Halo Rings to LED

hello

I was looking for my e70 x5 angel eyes upgrade bulbs and after some time I have found this website offering this led kit

http://www.xenonplanet.com/bmw-h8-le...-m3-e93-e70-x5


Anybody tried it? What results? I think it should be better than regural bulbs are for sale for very cheap price.

And what do you think about led number plate license lamps upgrade?

http://www.xenonplanet.com/bmw-18-sm...-plate-lamps-2

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      01-10-2011, 05:30 PM   #2
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The angel eyes are solid but those look like replicas given the price and no brand name. I would stick with the WeissLicht brand, here is a review by a fellow member:

http://www.xbimmers.com/forums/showt...ght=weisslicht

Those license plate lights are quite pricey, WeissLicht also has full replacement housings that would work for the E70.
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      01-10-2011, 08:06 PM   #3
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So far I've seen a lot of reviews on the Lux AEs and the WeissLichts. I'd stick with those unless you'd care to be a tester for the rest of the X5 Board. hehe
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go weisslicht from jlevi.. product is beautiful.. and if it throws a daylight running error here or there just disregard it everything is perfect. +1 for weiss
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go weisslicht from jlevi.. product is beautiful.. and if it throws a daylight running error here or there just disregard it everything is perfect. +1 for weiss
Im getting mine in a couple of days! Can't wait to install them..ill put some pics up after!!
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There will soon be more LUX H8's on the market, hopefully more members will be willing to use those
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go weisslicht from jlevi.. product is beautiful.. and if it throws a daylight running error here or there just disregard it everything is perfect. +1 for weiss
What ? How can I use a product that throws errors " here and there " ?
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      01-12-2011, 11:08 PM   #8
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There will soon be more LUX H8's on the market, hopefully more members will be willing to use those
What do you mean there will soon be more on the market?

Sounds like a premonition:=]
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      01-12-2011, 11:16 PM   #9
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It just says"chime" !daylight running lamp, then goes away..just hit the BC button and keep cruisin.. No big deal its not like its doing damage no?
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Well, I expect if a product claims to be error free, that it is as such.
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hello

I was looking for my e70 x5 angel eyes upgrade bulbs and after some time I have found this website offering this led kit

http://www.xenonplanet.com/bmw-h8-le...-m3-e93-e70-x5


Anybody tried it? What results? I think it should be better than regural bulbs are for sale for very cheap price.

And what do you think about led number plate license lamps upgrade?

http://www.xenonplanet.com/bmw-18-sm...-plate-lamps-2

Share your experience
Getting LED from Stealth Auto this weekend. It's their own brand of LED's and they do a lot of mods for BMW's.

Here's a link:

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I got the same exact ones...

http://www.xbimmers.com/forums/showthread.php?t=480038

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      01-26-2011, 08:34 PM   #13
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MarCer As a reply to the license plate lights, I just did mine yesterday.
I like the look, see below:

Yeah I know the car is dirty. Iive in Chicago, they do salt like crazy lately.
You could take the car to the wash every 2 days.
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I like the way it looks, but i'm afraid it's too bright!!!
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Yes kind of bright right now, might be the salt crust reflecting as well.
I'll retake pictures once the car is washed again.
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      01-28-2011, 04:22 PM   #16
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There will soon be more LUX H8's on the market, hopefully more members will be willing to use those
Hey Marc, I have a set on my 335i and I'd definitely order another set of H8 LUX's for my X5 but...
You guys have been jacking up the price! What's up with that?!

I recall paying 229 for them a little over a year ago and now they're nearly $300.

I know cost of materials go up and all, but damn. An inline fuse, longer wires, and a revised power supply added more than $50 to the cost? Iterative design spins should factor in BOM reductions and increases in part volume should decrease your BOM costs.

I guess it's a good case of supply and demand.
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Hey Marc, I have a set on my 335i and I'd definitely order another set of H8 LUX's for my X5 but...
You guys have been jacking up the price! What's up with that?!

I recall paying 229 for them a little over a year ago and now they're nearly $300.

I know cost of materials go up and all, but damn. An inline fuse, longer wires, and a revised power supply added more than $50 to the cost? Iterative design spins should factor in BOM reductions and increases in part volume should decrease your BOM costs.

I guess it's a good case of supply and demand.
I'm now selling the LUX H8 angel eyes directly and have made a new version as well. I hope your happier this time!!!!!!
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8815982
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Well, I expect if a product claims to be error free, that it is as such.
I have to agree. I want white light with no errors also.
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I'm not driving a $70k SUV with errors and warnings. That's tacky.
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here is the respond. the customer service is pretty amazing. its like you are chatting with them. but through email.

XenonPlanet Customer Services to me
show details 6:25 PM (1 hour ago)
hello sir

These are newer version nobody sells like this I think now, our leds is a little bit different we didn't update our picture right now, all bulb chip is more bigger and gives more light. It will look a little bit different from pics bulb chip
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Amazing ? Really ? Ok....
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Why not get them here??

[quote=MarCer;8659383]hello

I was looking for my e70 x5 angel eyes upgrade bulbs and after some time I have found this website offering this led kit

http://www.xenonplanet.com/bmw-h8-le...-m3-e93-e70-x5


Anybody tried it? What results? I think it should be better than regural bulbs are for sale for very cheap price.

And what do you think about led number plate license lamps upgrade?

http://www.xenonplanet.com/bmw-18-sm...-plate-lamps-2



http://www.alibaba.com/showroom/led-...ngel-eyes.html
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