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Old 05-10-2015, 07:04 PM
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2007 Bmw 3 series e90 Changing headlights

Hi guys i have a big problem at the moment was thinking can anyone help or advise me what to do basically i have 2007 3 series e90 i have the normal halogen h7 normal standard factory headlights fitted but i have bought pair of xenon headlights off ebay and fitted them to my vehicle making sure all ballasts,control units and bulbs are intact the angle eye markers are lighting up but the xenons are not working what could this be ? do they need programming or is the wiring diffrent?>
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Old 05-10-2015, 07:30 PM
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lighting forum here.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=57
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Old 05-11-2015, 06:22 AM
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If the HID kit is not running off a relay grabbing power directly from the battery, the car probably has to be coded for xenons so the ballasts see a stable 12v, not a PWM manipulated voltage.
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Old 05-11-2015, 11:48 AM
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xenons

Hi so what would you advise me to do do you know anyone in the Manchester area who is able to sort this?
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