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  1. e90 Sidelight to Angel Eyes change question

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    My sidelight has blown! Most annoying job since I remember last time they're a pain to reach. So I was thinking of changing them both for these Anyone know if this will give my sidelights the Angel Eyes look? I presume it will since their LEDs. Also I've seen canbus error free mentioned. It...
  2. E90 sidelight possible issue

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Might not actually be a problem, I hope you lot can tell me of it is. My left-hand side light on the rear doesn't work all the time. When I unlock the car and the lights come on only the sidelight on the boot lid illuminates, same when I have the lights turned on. But if I turn the parklights...
  3. 2009 320i sidelight - odd problem

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, Thought my rear right sidelight bulb was out so I replaced it, when doing this the light came on while the boot was open, so I thought job done. when I closed the boot the right sidelight turns off. When I open it, it comes back on and so forth. I have no idea what could be causing this...
  4. 2005 E91 320D tourer - Replace Healight and sidelight bulbs (not angel eyes)

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Good morning, I have recently taken possesion of the above vehicle which I am very pleased with. However I need to replace the Headlight and sidelight bulbs (non Angel eyes), the user manual is not very clear on this, can anybody assist please. Thank you
  5. Indicator sidelight short?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, when i put my side lamps on i get the passenger front indicator on instead of the side lamp. (indicator still operates) Anyone know where to start, indicator or headlamp, or what is likely the cause ie an earth or something/ if so where? I hate wiring etc and am clueless with test meters...
  6. Indicator sidelight short?

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi, does anyone know where to start, if i put my side lights on the left front indicator comes on instead of that sides side light. If i switch to headlights it goes off. and my lights fine so seems to be just the side lights that trigger it. I have the warning light on my dash showing a fault...
  7. 2003 320d sidelight programming

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi could some one please tell me or point me in the right direction on how I can programs my e46 to turn its side lights on when I unlock it have sss progman but am new to it
  8. Intermittent sidelight switch issue

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi folks, Hoping someone can help with an MOT failure for sidelights not working... There is a barely perceptible amount of play in the headlight switch on my E46 when sidelight is selected - the difference being sidelights on and off (maybe <0.5mm play). Halfrauds want £240 for a new switch...
  9. e46 no power sidelight

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    So i've been having issues recently with my new led angel rings and think i've found the issue. I have no power coming out of the drivers sidelight positive wire whatsoever. The passenger side has a perfect current. Does anyone know what it could be? The car is a 2004 320cd if it helps..
  10. E83 LCI Front sidelight bulb

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Has anyone changed the sidelight bulb on the front? ( not angel eye ) It is in the main beam housing but I am unable to get my hand or fingers in sufficiently to get at the bulb holder. Also is the holder a push fit or does it twist? Unable to find any info on the net.
  11. How do i change sidelight on 320

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Looking to change the sidelights on 2011 3 series theres nothing in the manual to tell me where it is etc or cant seem to find any video's on it,have any of you guys got any links to videos for this or pics in full description on how to do this. Cheers Graham
  12. 2009 520D - noddy question - is front sidelight bulb an odd fit?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all The front sidelight on my 520D went the day I was putting the car in for MOT and Service. The garage, who are not BMW dealers, have rang me to say they can't get a replacement bulb except through BMW, but they have no delivery service with BMW so can't get it. This means an MOT fail...
  13. BMW E46 330ci Angel Eye Remote Wiring - Headlight Warning Light

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Okay, So I have had my CCFL Angel Eyes installed in my car for over a year now, no problem at all. I saw another beamer with the same angel eyes except they had wired them up to their remote, so when you unlock the car they come on, it looked really good so I decided to implement it on my...
  14. E90 Sidelight Bulbs

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi I am both new to the forum and to owning a BMW. I have just bought an E90 2009 (facelift) and was looking to change the side light / angel eye bulbs. I have attached a picture of what I think may be the bulb im needing to change. Can anyone confirm if this is correct and if so can anyone...
  15. E90 2010 LCI daytime running / sidelight issue

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I am hoping someone could provide some knowledge/expertise regarding the daytime running lights on my vehicle. I bought the car at auction yesterday, the vehicle has adaptive xenon headlights however the angel eyes on the passenger side are not working. This error is being displayed on the...
  16. E90 2010 LCI daytime running / sidelight issue

    Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    I am hoping someone could provide some knowledge/expertise regarding the daytime running lights on my vehicle. I bought the car at auction yesterday, the vehicle has adaptive xenon headlights however the angel eyes on the passenger side are not working. This error is being displayed on the...
  17. BMW E90/E91 Non Xenon, Pre LCI Sidelight removal and bulb replacement.

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, everyone. I need help on the above subject......I can get the black clip on cover off no problem and can wiggle both the high beam and sidelights when they are in the lense, however I cannot for the life of me get the sidelight out to replace the bulb....i dont want to force it and make...
  18. 2000 E46 320d - wierd problem with front sidelight and indicator

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Wierd problem! Occasionally - but usually once evey trip - the dash fault light comes up saying the front left hand headlight bulb is blown. This turns out to be the front left indicator bulb on (steady, not ticking) instead of the sidelight! If I bang the headlight housing a bit the sidelight...
  19. How to change the side-light?

    General BMW Discussions
    Dear BMW Lovers I have a BMW E46 2001; How to change the Headlights Park Light Bulb? Does anybody has a DIY video or a link with a clear images? Thanks In Advance Best Regards
  20. E36 318ti sidelight problem

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi my w plate e36 318ti failed its mot on the offside front sidelight not working. I have changed the bulb and checked the fuses both were ok. Swapped them anyway just to be sure but still nothing :frown Would appreciate any advice on what else could be the problem. A relay perhaps? if so could...
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