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Do they make LED taillights for the E36? Are there any conversion kits?

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they are out there.

but I think they are kinda ugly...

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I've never see a set but I have heard nothing but bad things about them. Apparently, they are ass ugly.

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While they all such at the current (unit pictured below no exception), I love the concept. It is a good way to freshen up and modernize the rear end of an e36. Im just waiting for a reputable company to start manufacturing them. Kinda reminds me of the G35....
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Pro Car Parts has them but it's not OE quality, IMO I think the E36 should be left simple with taillights. Just some nice white/red OEMs is all it needs

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somebody do a photochop. Im not home so I can't.

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Look at where the turn signals are on that PCP picture... they aren't in the regular location, has anyone seen them on a car before?

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Here you go
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Here is on the car
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Maybe they moved the positioning of the brake lights/ running lights to that top section. I'm not sure but i found them on Ebay.

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The ones i posted where from procarparts (like you couldnt tell).

I definately dont like those Kevin. Too ricey! Those are the ones from Germany, right?

I wish i could find those by a good manufacturer, I can just see $250 out the window when they start leaking, fry the board, and poof....DARKNESS

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I don't really think they look the best on the e36 either. They've got their place on a skyline, but not on the german cars.

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I also don't like the combination of LED lights and regular bulbs and I don't like the roundness of the LEDs and the squarness of the bottom together

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Everyone wants a good manufacturer. The lights are awful. STAY AWAY. The lights from PCP aren't bad, but I still wouldn't get them. Most of those type of aftermarket kits leak, which is just a wast e of money every time it rains.

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