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  1. Issues with upgraded tail lights for E82

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello. I have recently bought myself a beamer :spotman: But i have a few issues with it. The car is a 2009 E82 118d convertible M sport. The guy I bought it from said he upgraded the rear light unit to the LCI version? I am going to assume the the LCI version uses LED strips as the rear light...
  2. E46 Clear tail lights

    BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hello gentlemen and ladies I am looking to buy some e46 saloon clear tail lights I was wondering if anyone here is running them and knows where to get them ? [emoji16] This is my current lights This is the style I am going for Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  3. Tail light fault help.

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi folks, I cannot get rid of the fault on my display 2004 e60, I replaced all the bulbs as I had 2 blown and replaced the rest as some were discoloured , But still getting the error even tho everything is working fine, Also on dis57 it saying tailight left and right fault, Any help be...
  4. F25 X3 Rear wing tail light LED

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi to all, I have an intermittent fault with the O/S rear wing tail light LED. I have taken it off and cleaned/raised the contacts a couple of times, however it is a lot dimmer than the other side and eventually goes out. Do I need a new unit or can the LED board be repaired or purchased...
  5. Pre lci, rear tail light (led strip)not working one side

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, as the title suggests, all other bulbs are working, drivers led strip is lighting, Just passengers side is not, on the outer part, the inner led on boot lid is working. I drive an 07 e92. Is there any chance this is on a separate fuse? If not what else can it be? The 2 connection...
  6. E60 LCI Tail Light Retrofit Without Bruce Cables - Solved!

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, I wanted to share with you my experience of fitting LCI rear lights on to my Pre-LCI E60. Just to be clear, I had considered the following before successfully carrying this out: 1) I didn't want the expense of buying Bruce Miranda cables 2) I wanted to utilise the Ricky brake effect...
  7. 2011 X3 retro fitted auto tail gate lifter.

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    My wife finds the tailgate heavy to handle so I looked for a way of automating it. Obviously the cost of a BM retro-fit would be inconceivable even if they would do it. Got the local garage to fit one of these for me. Total cost just under £600. No connection to the product other than a very...
  8. Pre lci to lci style conversion tail lights using tint spray

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hey guys this is my first post, I just wanted to share my video on how I made my tail lights look like the LCI tail lights by spraying the white part of the tail light red using tint spray. I had previously tried using red vinyl however I didnt really like the colour match and the texture. In...
  9. 1998 E46 328i Tail light madness

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all. I am new here and although i can probably fix this with a bit of a wiring change i thought i would ask before even attempting it. Problem i have is that on my E46 (pre facelift) the brake lights are in wrong place. i shall try to explain. In the handbook it says that the inner of the...
  10. Condensation in headlights, and tail lights

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi guys. My E39 touring has a tendancy to get condensation in the driver side headlight, and also has some in one of the tail lights. I've been looking at getting another E39 and quite a few of them have similar issues. Does anyone know why this happens and how to fix it? It's not to bad at the...
  11. E46 325 ti M sport, changed clear to facelift tail lights

    BFuk Open Topic
    I just finished replacing the tail lights on my old girl. I have always been a bit meh about the clear tail lights so finally took the plunge and bought a pair of facelift red items. Being a bit lazy, I couldnt be bothered ripping half the interior out to get to the bolts so did the job through...
  12. E46 tail light problem

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, When I bought the car (a couple days ago) I saw the warning light but thought easy, just have to change the bulb. Now I know there are something else. There are no power at all in that particular wire which supposed to supply the secondary parking light (double filament)...
  13. E46 touring rear wiper, washer and split tail lock issue

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Any ideas? I have a 2000 328i touring, only just got it and the only issue with it is that the rear washer, wiper and split tail gate glass don't work. The tailgate glass doesn't open with The button, and I can't seem to use the key to open it either, I'm assuming you press the boot open button...
  14. E92 tail lights fail (bulb)

    General BMW Discussions
    Hey , I'm loving my new e92 2007 but have an issue with my tail lights .... I had the exterior bulb warning light and I checked the whole car with no bulbs out ... two days later I have two burnt out bulbs ... ( drivers side ) not the Ones in the boot, I replaced these bulbs but still nothing ...
  15. 435d sport xDrive Gran Coupe Rear quad diffuser with custom quad tail pipes?

    BMW 4 Series - Tech Talk F32,F33,F36,F82,F83
    Hi guys! I have recently bought this car below. It's a F36 435d m sport xDrive Gran Coupe It is a bit of a beast, however, I am keen to get the rear end looking more sporty. I need some suggestions on the rear diffuser for a set of quad pipes. I am having the pipes custom built but I...
  16. Tail end flap faulty

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi All, Took our 2012 328i to Kwik fit free exhaust check due to rattling noise and was told tail end flap has become faulty and need to be changed. Unfortunately was told whole unit need to be changed. Are we looking at big bill? Thanks, Vids
  17. 320d E90 Face lift exhaust tail pipe out of position

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, I have owned a 2010 E90 320d M Sport for a year now having bought it from Sytner Nottingham with 29k miles on the clock. When I bought it I noticed the exhaust pipe looked slightly out of position. It was hanging down and to the left slightly. Not the biggest problem in the world but it...
  18. Tail Gate Button

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi All, The initial button on the top half of the rear door doesnt work on my X5 E53 (2003), the interia button does work and so did the remote (until the battery died). Is this soemthing that can be fixed easily? If so any advice on what i need and how to do it? Guyverdan
  19. E92 LCI rear tail lights full set £350

    BMW Parts for Sale
    Great condition genuine BMW e92 LCI lights taken from a MY2012 full set. RRP £500, selling for £350. Pm me if interested.
  20. E61 tail light - burned connector

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hello there. Recently my 2006 520d started to have intermittent left brake light error. I've noticed that when light is on it is kind of flickering. I've replaced bulb(s) and still same thing. Then after having a good look all around I've noticed that connector for the bulb assembly is burned a...
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