Replacing Halogen housing with Xenon housing

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huythanhv2
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Replacing Halogen housing with Xenon housing

Post by huythanhv2 » Wed May 16, 2018 11:01 am

Hi guys,

I have a SE model with Halogen headlight housing.

Looking online, I can see there are a few Xenon housing - I'm just wondering whether I can buy them and replace the whole housing.

I know there are some coding required, but just wondering if anyone has tried this before? E.g. would the Xenon housing will just fit in the Halogen housing spot.


Barnsh
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Re: Replacing Halogen housing with Xenon housing

Post by Barnsh » Wed May 16, 2018 11:11 am

Several other threadson this already if you do a search.

You need to factor in headlight washers , different water bottle , head lamp auto levelling system is different.
So far I don’t think anyone has gone down this route on here .
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Re: Replacing Halogen housing with Xenon housing

Post by Chippy » Wed May 16, 2018 11:53 am

Nope, there have been no reports of people actually doing the modifications necessary.

Oh, and the search function on this forum is exceptional ;)
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