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The new re-designed 7 series F01 / F02 leads off the BMW Fxx chassis code!

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Old 04-03-2012, 10:52 AM
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ICE Lite H8 for F01 2008-2010 Angel Eyes (xenon only)

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Old 04-03-2012, 01:12 PM
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You might want to correct the thread title. F01 started from 2009, not 2008.
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Old 04-03-2012, 01:15 PM
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yes, you're right, officially it's 2009, but somehow the build started in 2008 in some countries.
We'll ask the admins to change it if they can.
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Old 04-04-2012, 10:50 PM
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With these you won't need to consider HID Angel Eyes any more.
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Old 04-09-2012, 01:30 PM
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Anyone order these yet?
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Old 04-09-2012, 02:29 PM
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A bunch have for the h8 lci 5-series on 5series.net with good results.
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Old 04-09-2012, 02:58 PM
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How about on our cars the F01? We usually have coding errors with these? Care to send me a set to test? If they work I'll gladly pay for them.
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Old 04-09-2012, 05:23 PM
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Already tested it on the F01, it works perfectly with a second set of resistors.
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Old 04-09-2012, 05:29 PM
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Post pics on a 7 series so we can see. Both the lights and how the bulbs are mounted/wired
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The two have the same resistors. ironically the LITE is actually brighter than the VXX.
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Old 04-10-2012, 07:24 AM
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OK So I'll order them and see the price isn't to bad. One question do we need to order the resitor pack for $24? Also does everything fit inside of the housing?
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Old 04-10-2012, 04:17 PM
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So it's $79 plus two resistor packs at $24 each? Doesn't look like a very clean install with all of those resistors.
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OK So I'll order them and see the price isn't to bad. One question do we need to order the resitor pack for $24? Also does everything fit inside of the housing?
for the F01 - you are required for a second set of resistors. everything fits inside the housing without issues.

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So it's $79 plus two resistor packs at $24 each? Doesn't look like a very clean install with all of those resistors.
It's completely clean- totally plug and play no cutting no messing. If this type of install prevents you from installing, the others are far worse
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Old 04-10-2012, 08:06 PM
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Thanks - so to confirm we need to order one 79 bulb set, and two 24 dollar resistor packs? The option only looks like you can select one pack.

Also - how do these compare in brightness to the 8000k bulbs being sold by alpine that some users have bought?
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Old 04-11-2012, 12:28 AM
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Thanks - so to confirm we need to order one 79 bulb set, and two 24 dollar resistor packs? The option only looks like you can select one pack.

Also - how do these compare in brightness to the 8000k bulbs being sold by alpine that some users have bought?
They are about 70% of that output without the drawbacks of burning your fiber opttics.
Confirmed you only need 1 additional resistor pack if you have an F01.
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Old 04-11-2012, 08:59 AM
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$15 for shipping ouch
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Old 04-12-2012, 04:40 PM
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Passenger = stock. Driver = LED

Bulbs went in easy enough. The light units do not have to be completely pulled to gain access. Here are some pics in broad daylight.



This is a shot with both installed.




This shows off angle how the ring around the low beams fades from view.




Here is the car in the garage shaded from the bright sun.


All in all. Simple job. Decent results. I'd recommend.
nice, daylight visible.:buttrock
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Old 04-23-2012, 08:16 PM
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Smile Anyone try this yet?

Hi,

Just curious if anyone order and try it yet? If so, can we see some picture on F01?
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Old 04-24-2012, 06:56 AM
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I was going to but they don't seem to bright. Plus they never showed a pic of the lights on a 7.
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I have scoured the forums and google to figure out how to replace an angel eye bulb. I would love to do this but need some direction. Any one have GOOD pictures, video or direction. Thanks in advance
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Old 05-04-2012, 03:41 PM
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If you have an F01, only the VXX works without errors.
We have pictures of the install, it's very simple, pop the cover over the lights, unscrew the circular opening, and exchange the H8 bulbs. Total process 10 minutes.
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Old 05-07-2012, 08:09 AM
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do you have any upgrades bulbs for fog lights. I know its an H8 bulb but will it code and do you need the resisters?
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I see some nice pictures of the five series, that's deceptive and should NOT be posted as they are not representational of what would be experienced on a 7.

The link you provide of the 7 are the picture you should post here, not the 5.

In reviewing the brightness, they are too dim. However, I applaud your effort as the flaw is NOT with your bulbs as they are an excellent attempt at getting good color and brightness. The flaw is with the design of the bulb housing. We are focusing too much on the color of the bulb's output and not the design flaw of the housing. One stem or stalk of the LED's needs to focus on the second ring, the other on the installed ring, otherwise it will never bright enough unless you go with balasts.

I believe, and in my opinion, the answer lies in the balast powered units with a lower voltage balast, otherwise heat will be an issue. In addtion, a double bulb design would also be helpful Splitting a full powered balast between a double powered stalk with two bulbs.
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do you have any upgrades bulbs for fog lights. I know its an H8 bulb but will it code and do you need the resisters?
you won't need resistors for this.
the canbus HID system we sell works just fine on the fogs. no errors only for 35W.

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BMR - we're still working on the issues with the F01 for a better solution, but for now the ICE VXX does work fine.
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is the installation for fogs difficult for 2011 750li what is the cost of the kit
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