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Freaky_Monkey
09-02-2003, 03:56 AM
From today's Auto Express...

BMW's Bright Idea Turns Sour
There was panic at BMW, our sources tell us. Its fleet of demonstration M3 CSLs arrived complete with the optional xenon headlights as ordered, but the factory hadn't fitted lamp washers - without which the ultra-bright units are illegal. Bosses decided it'd be easier to swap back to halogen beams rather than plumb in the washers.

Updated Story (http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/news/ae_news_story.php?id=39463)

gfeiner
09-02-2003, 08:43 AM
From today's Auto Express...

BMW's Bright Idea Turns Sour
There was panic at BMW, our sources tell us. Its fleet of demonstration M3 CSLs arrived complete with the optional xenon headlights as ordered, but the factory hadn't fitted lamp washers - without which the ultra-bright units are illegal. Bosses decided it'd be easier to swap back to halogen beams rather than plumb in the washers.

http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/news/ae_news_story_main2.php?1&id=39463]Story (http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/?[url) here[/URL]

link doesn't work. :dunno: