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The BMW X6 luxury crossover went on sale in April 2008 as a 2009 model year. BMW referes to the X6 as a Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) as it combines the attributes of an SUV (high ground clearance, xDrive and all-weather ability) with the stance, styling and roof line shape of a coupe. The E71 X6 was built off the E70 X5 (2007 - 2013) platform at BMW's Spartanburg, SC plant. Total worldwide sales were just over 235,000, sold mostly to the BRIC countries. US total sales was 34,082 vehicles.

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Old 07-25-2012, 07:26 PM
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LED Headlights at night

Do we have anyone on the forum who has taken delivery of a new 2013 with the full LED headlight option? I'm curious to hear your thoughts regarding how they are at night compared to the old xenons. Do they have a sharp cutoff? Limited distance on low beams? Or are they better in all aspects? Thanks in advance.

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Old 07-25-2012, 10:15 PM
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They look cool, Last night my sisters commented on the brightness. I didn't notice a huge difference from my 3 Series, but that could just be me.
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Old 07-26-2012, 09:58 AM
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I have them and there is most definitely a significant difference between the LED's and the Xenon's. You can really only see the difference when they are next to each other shining down the same road. Ive done this with my M and My X and its significant. The LED's make anything reflective pop out of the night much moreso than the Xenons. They do look way cool as well.
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Old 07-26-2012, 01:46 PM
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I agree with above. We also have a 5 series. Going down the same roads the light emitted by the LEDs are significantly brighter! I'm glad I got the option.
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Old 07-26-2012, 06:08 PM
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LEDs look awesome!
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Old 09-06-2012, 04:41 PM
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We're only probably gonna see the change from xenons to full LEDs standard In the next iteration of the f- platform cars. Until then, this amazing driving lights gonna be a quad-digit option on most cars
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