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Old 10-19-2007, 08:09 PM
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Thumbs up Changing Halogen Low Beam Headlights - E90

Well, i recently made an extremely detailed, step by step DIY on how to remove/replace the Halogen Low Beam headlights on my BMW 320i. I would copy and paste it, but then i would have to source all the pics again, and thats too much work lol. so heres the post link from the one i posted on E90Post.com. i mean no offense to anyone here. im prepared to hear: stop spamming us with your f*)#%ing links from E90Post!!!

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http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...40#post1554640
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Old 11-03-2007, 11:55 PM
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omg, only if i had searched for this before i tried mine...
it would of saved me 20 mins and scratches on my hands.
oh well now i know, itll be easier next time =D
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Old 02-20-2011, 09:48 PM
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Old 01-07-2013, 04:16 PM
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After collecting some info from this forum and other website. I successfully got my 06 bmw330i low beam HID bulb replaced. Here is my video on youtube that I'd like to share with every body!
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Old 10-09-2013, 07:29 AM
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I've seen a lot of threads containing complaints that their replacement bulbs only lasted a few weeks or a few months. I'm pretty sure the reason is that they get their grubby little fingers all over the bulb surface. Wear a pair a disposable latex gloves when you get around to actually handling the bulb itself. Otherwise, get ready to do this again real soon.

The bulb glass will last nearly forever as long as it heats up and cools evenly, but the oils from your fingers will cook onto the glass, creating stresses as it goes through the heating and cooling cycles and then eventually failing.
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