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Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 2:59 pm 
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Been trawling through the net, and think I may have found some lights that would replace the XR lights. They come as a whole unit, and may just be more expensive than stock. But before I enquire about prices, does anyone know the size of the opening in the ED XR grille for the light itself?

 

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Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 3:05 pm 
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you mean the diameter of the bumper hole right at the light?

 

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Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 3:06 pm 
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basically you want to buy pre-done angel eye lights from a bmw copy.. :P

it wont fit, the backing is different and mounting screws, can be done but to much effort!

which reminds me, gotta get onto these angel eyes :P
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Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 3:27 pm 
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No no, not angel eye kits. And brackets can be made easily enough. But yes, the hole in the bumper. Id assume seeing as though the ef/el use the same lights as the ED, that the hole would be the same or similar size?

 

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Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 3:31 pm 
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i'll measure mine and let you know for an el if that helps

 

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Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 5:48 pm 
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hey fuzion i was thinking of doing the same thing to my XR (ie angel eyes) i was either thinking to create a round neon to fit behind the bar OR get a s**t of LED's and solder them to a round disk of some sort....

how were u thinking of doing it???
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Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 7:53 pm 
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i'll go check the ED ones right now for you!!!
I'll get back to you on it.

 

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Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2005 2:08 pm 
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doh, forgot... will try to remember tongiht :P

 

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