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  1. Strange HID bulb problem.

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hey, Have a strange problem going on with a HID kit I installed on my car. Sorry for the long-windedness of this but I fitted a Canbus HID kit to my car (E60 BMW with projector lights) about two months ago that was working perfectly apart from the odd blown bulb error I'd get on the dash...
  2. 2012 F10 530d SE Halogen replacement with HID kit?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I have a 2012 F10 530d SE and need to find out if there is an inexpensive solution to the dim halogen lights. I'm told that changing to a Xenon unit from the same year is not possible is complicated and not worth the hasle and also that with some HID kits I may lose some warning lights for...
  3. Change BMW f30 lights from Halogen to HID or Xenon look

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi All, Can anybody who has the Halogen lights on their F30 advise me and show me any pictures of their bulb upgrade to a brighter white light? Also if anyone could give me any links to the bulbs that I'd need, I'm terrible with things like this... All I know is I want every yellow bulb out of...
  4. Hid malfunction

    General BMW Discussions
    So I ordered a set of 8k 55w hides and at first they worked fine when I tested them with the car off. Then when I turned the car on they barely lit up and flicker on and off like a strobe light and do not work properly unless car is off. Also what happens while they're on all my interior lights...
  5. Daytime Driving Lights on Halogen Model? Bimmercode setting possibility?

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I currently own a 2013 X3 (F25) with the standard halogen headlights and my gf owns a 2012 1 series (F20), also with standard halogen headlights. My gf's car however has daytime running lights and even though they aren't nice and white like xenons, I still like the idea of having them...
  6. HID Kit e90 Code? Carly?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Guys, i have fitted HID kit for one of my friends however a error light keeps coming on the dash we have tried all sorts of ballasts error free and cancelers but no joy. is there any way this can be coded so the cars ECU doesn't pick it up? can i code this by Carly? thank you.
  7. HID lights..

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hello. I have a e46 with factory HIDS fitted. I checked the aims on them the other week and where fine but noticed the other day one of them has gone a bit blurred. I swapped the bulbs from side to side and no change. has anyone else come across this?
  8. HID low beam issue, e36 328is 1996

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, Just got myself some Depo HID and led angel eye headlights. Easy fit, swap them out and plug in the 4 pin plug.... Everything works as it should, angel eyes as sidelights, full beam as full beam. The only issue is, when I turn on the low beams, they come on for between 1-30 seconds and...
  9. HID angel eye lights

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    I have a HID kit currently installed in my Compact, this was by a previous owner, today I noticed one of the halo rings isn't working (sidelight) which means my car will fail it's MOT next week, how do I revert my car back to it's original side lights keeping the HID or can I easily get the...
  10. Best place to get Angel lights HID Upgrade?

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hello all, Can anyone please recommend a good place to get Angel lights HID Upgrade? Near Wiltshire/Somerset. Thanks Jon
  11. HID e90 upgrades.

    General BMW Discussions
    Good evening, This will be my first post on this forum, I'm please to say I'm the new owner of a 60 plate 320 td ED. I'm very impressed with my new car, having owned Vauxhalls, a SAAB, Volkswagens, I'm over the moon with this new purchase. I’ve driven my father’s 535 5 series, I finally took...
  12. MOT failure HID help on a 320D

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all My car failed the MOT as one of the headlight lens' were melted from the HID. What would have caused this ? I really miss the HID's and halo lights atm I have some standard cheap headlights as I needed the car and couldn't source the correct lights.
  13. HID Kit upgrade

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Are these upgrades legal in the UK?
  14. HID kit ( good quality )

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi guys can some one point me in the right direction for some HIDS please with good ballests i have searched the internet and only found one company but they are in america ( ) i need these bulbs to go into my retro bi exenon kit i bought some HIDS off ebay the other week and...
  15. 2011 F10 Retro-fit led low beam lamps?

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, newbie here. :cheerful I've searched all over the web for days now and can't seem to find a definitive answer, so I thought I'd try here. I was wondering if anyone had successfully installed a led h7 lamp kit for the f10 low beam. I have tried a led and hid kit (hid kit was advertised to...
  16. E60 520d Headlight choices?

    General BMW Discussions
    Hello! I have a 2005 E60 520d with halogen reflector lights, and I want to be able to see more in the dark! As far as I am aware, from google and scrolling this forum, the choices are: High performance halogens for £20-30 Decent LED's for £100 HIDs for £50-100 in reflector lights. Will annoy...
  17. F10 (62plate) Hid help needed

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys, i have a 62 plate F10 with halogen headlights non xenon type. The light quolaty is shockingly bad, aleays have my passangers asking me if my headlights are actualy on? Thats how bad they are.. So i started looking in to having these changed to HID, now previously with the older models...
  18. 08 E61 Xenon HID bulb going??

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All My right side dipped bulb warning light has come on the dash. Looking at the lights its working but is noticeably dimmer than the other. Is it on is way out I've not had these Xenon HID lights before? If so what are the bulbs to buy? There a million one type out there offering 130%...
  19. HID Kit specifically made for e90/91??? :O

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So I found this... Xenon HID KIT FOR BMW E90 3 Series 320i 320D 323i Sedan | eBay It looks realy good, no messy wires. I dont see any problems with this working in the UK, its just bulbs and they drive on the same side of the road in Austrialia anyway. I am sure that postage would not make it...
  20. HID with projector lights

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Guys, I've got a 2005 E46 coupe, it has projector lights already (non xenon). I need to fit a HID kit on there, I know I need to get error free/canbus ones. My question is, do I need to get bulb holders/adaptors? If so, which ones as the ones I keep finding are for halogen ones not...