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      05-08-2012, 07:54 AM   #353
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Just ordered from Schmiedmann.. will update
Did the same thing this morning.
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      05-08-2012, 07:57 AM   #354
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Installed mine today. E82 2008. Beautiful
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      05-08-2012, 08:24 AM   #355
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Tredvesone, which version did you get. I also have a 2008 and im confused about this before 09/09 and after 09/09 discussion?
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      05-08-2012, 09:31 AM   #356
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I bought the 63212225282 version. High I recon. I have xenon with adaptive. It should be ok!
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      05-08-2012, 09:33 AM   #357
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FYI...heard back from Danny this morning (i ordered 4/24):

"The lights will go out this week. I am waiting for some stronger packing to arrrive. I have send two parcels to Australia which have arrives damaged and dont want to risk anymore."
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      05-08-2012, 09:45 AM   #358
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When did you order?
Ordered on the 24th maybe? Sent them an email on the 6th of this month(they had been backordered when I got them) to see what was what. They got back to me immediately(in decent english) with a tracking number and an apology. Within a day they are already in the US.

Nothing but good things to say so far, I understand that backorders happen.
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      05-08-2012, 10:44 AM   #359
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FYI...heard back from Danny this morning (i ordered 4/24):

"The lights will go out this week. I am waiting for some stronger packing to arrrive. I have send two parcels to Australia which have arrives damaged and dont want to risk anymore."
me too.
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      05-08-2012, 11:58 AM   #360
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FYI...heard back from Danny this morning (i ordered 4/24):

"The lights will go out this week. I am waiting for some stronger packing to arrrive. I have send two parcels to Australia which have arrives damaged and dont want to risk anymore."
me too.
Same message! Guess he has been waiting on new boxes and lights because of back orders.

Hopefully should get them by next week!
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      05-08-2012, 12:26 PM   #361
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I ordered mine through ECS Tuning, cause I had a credit there. Hope they can get them for me!
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      05-08-2012, 03:55 PM   #362
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I ordered on the 28th so hopefully soon
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      05-08-2012, 04:19 PM   #363
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Some LCI blackline pics from our this weekend's Welt 3.0 Meeting...


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      05-08-2012, 04:23 PM   #364
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Great pics Dackel!
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      05-08-2012, 04:50 PM   #365
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Great pics Dackel!

Btw... the backup and turn signal lights are NOT led bulbs as someone posted about. They are the same bulbs that come in the pre LCI lenes. And the lenes are plastic not glass.


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      05-08-2012, 05:36 PM   #366
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Is there anyone that has halogen front headlights that installed this with no problem?
I'm still pretty confused with all talk about adaptive headlights and stuff like that.
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      05-08-2012, 06:06 PM   #367
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i have halogen, I will update the thread on the expected success.
Regular LCi has worked with halogen, so should be plug and play
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      05-08-2012, 06:07 PM   #368
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i have halogen, I will update the thread on the expected success.
Regular LCi has worked with halogen, so should be plug and play
I have halogen as well. 02/09 build. Will update once I get mine like andrey_gta
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      05-08-2012, 06:12 PM   #369
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I also found out the difference between the two LCI blackline lights. ie: the basic and the High Blacklines shown in this thread.

The Low or standard blacklines the LED tubes do not light up... thetube is there, but only the tail light and brake light bulbs function. With the LCI Blacklines shown in this thread... the LED tube functions as the tail light bulbs when your headlights are on. I don't see why anyone would buy the "basic" blacklines. And that is also why I have been able to find a picture of them on anyones car! lol


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      05-08-2012, 07:51 PM   #370
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good to know dackster..im getting mine for my birfday so i gotta wait
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      05-08-2012, 09:48 PM   #371
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I also found out the difference between the two LCI blackline lights. ie: the basic and the High Blacklines shown in this thread.

The Low or standard blacklines the LED tubes do not light up... thetube is there, but only the tail light and brake light bulbs function. With the LCI Blacklines shown in this thread... the LED tube functions as the tail light bulbs when your headlights are on. I don't see why anyone would buy the "basic" blacklines. And that is also why I have been able to find a picture of them on anyones car! lol


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So essentially regular halogen lights vs the xenon like the normal LCI variants. Good to know! Thanks for the pics and information Dack!

BTW, just did the lego mod for "rear fogs" on my 2009 128i (halogen) lights. Can't wait to see them on the new blackline LCI's.
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      05-08-2012, 11:27 PM   #372
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Just wanted to say thanks to Satalite for trying to get this going for us.
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      05-08-2012, 11:34 PM   #373
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Just wanted to say thanks to Satalite for trying to get this going for us.
Thanks.

Sorry it didn't work out as planned... at least we got a useful amount of information and are still able to order!
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      05-08-2012, 11:37 PM   #374
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Thanks.

Sorry it didn't work out as planned... at least we got a useful amount of information and are still able to order!
Hey, you got us there. Don't worry about the rest.
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