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parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 12:49:58 UTC

I am not the best in changing bulbs and that, so wondered is this a job for halfords to change my right parking light or is it simple.

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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby minesavolvo » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 13:11:52 UTC

For which model BMW?
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 13:13:19 UTC

minesavolvo wrote:For which model BMW?


E60 535d mate!
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby RickT » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 14:02:57 UTC

5 minute job tops...

unless you have xenons, then 10 minutes.
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 14:16:43 UTC

RickT wrote:5 minute job tops...

unless you have xenons, then 10 minutes.


Cheers Rick I have xenons but don't trust myself doing it,would halfords do it for me?
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby minesavolvo » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 14:30:26 UTC

Not sure that Halfords do that lamp - item 5 here RealOEM
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 14:42:12 UTC

minesavolvo wrote:Not sure that Halfords do that lamp - item 5 here RealOEM


Cheers so all I need is the bulb? I will give halfords a ring but they are hopeless sometimes.
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 14:48:21 UTC

Just phoned up my local wilco and they are 79p apparently so thats a bargain!
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby minesavolvo » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 14:54:40 UTC

Was that for 63126929309 ?

Bet it was the one for the halogen lights...501 capless :-(
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 15:03:12 UTC

minesavolvo wrote:Was that for 63126929309 ?

Bet it was the one for the halogen lights...501 capless :-(


Yeah he said 501 is that the wrong one?
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby minesavolvo » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 15:06:31 UTC

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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 15:10:44 UTC



Do this place just do the one bulb only as surely I dont need the socket bit as well.
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 15:25:58 UTC

Its a pain in the bum as I only want 1 bulb
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby minesavolvo » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 15:30:57 UTC

On an E39 it's just about possible to change the bulb - not sure on the E60 :-(
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 15:34:06 UTC

minesavolvo wrote:On an E39 it's just about possible to change the bulb - not sure on the E60 :-(


Exactly I don't where I stand on this as got to get it done,how much will BMW stealers price me for the job?
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 17:08:37 UTC

Right just been searching through the Net and as you see I needed part number 63126929309 because of parking light front right failure,my question is are their upgrades to this and for the love of me still not making head or tail of it!
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Re: parking light front right failure

Postby DieselMpower » Sat, 05 Mar 2011 18:49:47 UTC

Ignore all them messages my OH has just returned and there are no faults now,so I suppose whatever it was has gone back into place.
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