Welcome to Bimmerfest -- The #1 Online Community for BMW related information! Please enjoy the discussion forums below and share your experiences with the 200,000 current, new and past BMW owners. The forums are broken out by car model and into other special interest sections such as BMW European Delivery and a special forum to voice your questions to the many BMW dealers on the site to assist our members!

Please follow the links below to help get you started!

Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > 5 Series > E39 (1997 - 2003)

E39 (1997 - 2003)
The BMW 5-Series (E39 chassis) was introduced in the United States as a 1997 model year car and lasted until the 2004 when the E60 chassis was released. The United States saw several variations including the 525i, 528i, 530i and 540i. -- View the E39 Wiki

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-12-2012, 09:59 AM
chuck p chuck p is offline
Registered User
Location: Missoula, MT
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 5
Mein Auto: 03 530i
Talking 2003 angel eyes

hey guys,
alright so i have been researching some options for some brighter angel eyes. my car comes stock with the xenon headlights, and i want the angel eyes to match that brighter white color that they have. it seems like changing out just the angel eyes alone with LED lights isnt going to be as reliable. also when im looking around i see that a lot of these headlight kits work only with the e39s up to 2000. so does this mean my car wont work with most upgrades? i want some cool headlights that have a brighter angel eye than stock. i am in the process of changing my fog light bulbs so they match as well.
thanks
__________________
[/SIGPIC]
Reply With Quote
Ads by Google
  #2  
Old 10-12-2012, 04:47 PM
RichDeezy RichDeezy is offline
Officially Welcomed to the 'Fest
Location: Watsonville, CA (831)
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 106
Mein Auto: 2001 BMW 530i E39
either change your bulbs to higher wattage, or go to umnitza, i am trying to do the same but price is a big factor
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-12-2012, 05:44 PM
Dking078's Avatar
Dking078 Dking078 is offline
Nor genius Nor ignorant
Location: Southern California
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 1,294
Mein Auto: 2003 BMW 540i
Why would LED bulbs be bad? (Aside from eBay) Umnizta has the best AE's on the market, 5w/10w, and a lifetime warranty... heck thats why I bought a set, and no complaints here.

http://www.umnitza.com/umnitza-ice-v...wl-p-5863.html

or

http://www.umnitza.com/umnitza-ice-v...wl-p-6041.html
__________________
~The Fun Cars~
2003 BMW 540i [Sterling Gray / Gray]
[Msport] [DSP] [AUX] [ICE V6] [BSWs] [DINAN Trans & Strut Bar] [M Audio Subs] [E38 lighted int. door handles] [E46 Paddleshifters] [Cubic Trim] [EURO Dash] [KONI's] [Two-tone Interior]

For Sale:
1 E39 OEM USED M Front Right Fender Liner & M5 Trunk Lip (472) [Click]
1 E39 OEM 15mm Rear Sway Bar $65 Shipped [Click]



Last edited by Dking078; 10-12-2012 at 06:40 PM.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
2003, 530i, angel eyes, e39


Forum Navigation
Go Back   Bimmerfest - BMW Forums > BMW Model Discussions > 5 Series > E39 (1997 - 2003)
Today's Posts Search
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On



Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:53 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
© 2001-2011 performanceIX, Inc. All Rights Reserved .: guidelines .:. privacy .:. terms