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Old 12-03-2012, 07:33 AM
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That Labor charge is insane. This is an easy DYI with instructions here. This is a thread with instructions and pictures that shows you how to do it. There is an access panel in both front wheel wells that open to give you access to the housing where the lamps are. At most a 30 minute job.

I would replace both just as a confidence issue, so you know it's done. Besides with what you save doing it yourself, you can well afford the bulbs.

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Originally Posted by CJ645Bern View Post
Hey all. My passenger headlight is out(zenon bulbs). I was told by bmw dealer that they should last a long time and that only the bad bulb should be replaced. However another bmw dealer told me I should replace both cuz the other one might go bad. What do you think? Price quote on replace 1 or both is $500-900. I know its a big price difference but is that price about right? They charge a lot for labor its stupid. Thanks!

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