Ambient Lighting install

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vp87
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Ambient Lighting install

Post by vp87 » Sun Mar 18, 2018 8:38 pm

can anyone help me install or tell me how to install Ambient Lighting to my side doors.

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Re: Ambient Lighting install

Post by spl23 » Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:44 am

To be honest, I wouldn't bother!

The so-called "ambient lighting" on the front doors is a single tiny LED which shines (weakly) on the door handles; it's barely noticeable unless the car is completely pitch dark (to the extent that I didn't even notice it for the first 6 months I had the car).
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Re: Ambient Lighting install

Post by mitford » Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:01 pm

spl23 wrote:
Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:44 am
To be honest, I wouldn't bother!

The so-called "ambient lighting" on the front doors is a single tiny LED which shines (weakly) on the door handles; it's barely noticeable unless the car is completely pitch dark (to the extent that I didn't even notice it for the first 6 months I had the car).
is it supposed to be on both front doors? mine has only ever been on the drivers door
F20 120d xdrive auto alpine white, interior comfort pack, adaptive suspension, sun protection glass, ferric grey alloys, active cruise controll, front & rear parking sensors

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Re: Ambient Lighting install

Post by Sie » Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:43 pm

mitford wrote:
Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:01 pm
spl23 wrote:
Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:44 am
To be honest, I wouldn't bother!

The so-called "ambient lighting" on the front doors is a single tiny LED which shines (weakly) on the door handles; it's barely noticeable unless the car is completely pitch dark (to the extent that I didn't even notice it for the first 6 months I had the car).
is it supposed to be on both front doors? mine has only ever been on the drivers door
Mine has lighting on both doors.

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