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Old 08-30-2011, 12:55 PM   #91
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Can I go ahead and ask what the GEM is that we would have to configure?
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Old 08-30-2011, 01:27 PM   #92
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Picture of the headlight from my Foucs below...
So sexy... Why doesn't the US have these, again? >_<
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Old 08-30-2011, 01:28 PM   #93
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They look great! I wouldn't suprise me if they crept up on future model years in the US...
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They look great! I wouldn't suprise me if they crept up on future model years in the US...
I knew I should've waited 1 year... I bet they'll have the 1.6L ecoboost in a year or two as well.
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Gotta love hind sight! Always 20/20!
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Old 08-30-2011, 02:03 PM   #96
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haha so true! I don't regret my purchase, though. Expecially since I've been saving $250+ in gas a month now that I don't have an SUV.
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I bet! Off topic, but Milwaukee is a clean city compared to around here! Our HQ is based there.
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Old 08-30-2011, 04:08 PM   #98
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Can I go ahead and ask what the GEM is that we would have to configure?
In my car, service staff connected to car with IDS, and they activated Xenon and DRL.
If they did not do that, car always displays "headlight bulb faulty" message on gauge screen.
And, normally, white those LEDs are just working on 1W (just like park lamps.) When they activated DRL option, ( that is different then which is activated from gauge menu.) it is switching to 10W and it is brighter just like Audi LEDs and others.
GEM is General electric module. It is located under glowbox. It is also including fuses and some relays.
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Old 09-07-2011, 08:13 AM   #99
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Still waiting on that quote
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Old 09-07-2011, 09:06 AM   #100
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Forgive me for asking this bluntly, but do we now know what's involved in getting these headlights/taillights to work properly aside from ordering & installing them? (does dealer need to get involved, etc.)
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