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Old 04-07-2015, 07:13 PM   #1
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New Style LED Headlight in older 1200 GS

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Im about to be finished designing plug and play Full LED Headlight Conversion Kit which fits 05-12 oil heads r1200 gs. The Kit includes all the necessary CNC made brackets, Harness Wire, Headlight Control Module electronics design changes to bypass used in new bikes LIN Bus to switch between LO/HI beam. The kit contains step by step full Installation Manual with pictures.
Looks totally sick on the bike. Total transformation, better Full LED Lighting pattern with nice cut off line.
The kits are based on used 14 R1200GS water heads LED OEM Headlights imported from Germany . Total cost of the conversion including all what`s needed will be close to $1250
Any thoughts on that ?

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Old 04-08-2015, 07:31 AM   #2
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Old 04-08-2015, 08:40 AM   #3
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I will post some pix today eve. All looks 100% stock. Old bike looks transformed besides having great lights
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Old 04-08-2015, 10:44 AM   #4
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Total cost of the conversion including all what`s needed will be close to $1250
Any thoughts on that ?
Its a great option, but overall I don't see the ROI for myself. Yes, I'm sure it looks sweet and works well. When looking at this option against upgrading to better bulbs, HID conversions or LED driving lights it just doesn't seem practical (again for me).

Again just my 2 cents.

With that said ... I am looking forward to seeing the pics :)
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Old 04-08-2015, 10:46 AM   #5
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$1250? For headlights??
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Old 04-08-2015, 10:50 AM   #6
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$1250? For headlights??
Keep in mind they are providing the headlight too. I think the OEM light alone is close to $1000
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Old 04-08-2015, 11:10 AM   #7
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Its a great option, but overall I don't see the ROI for myself. Yes, I'm sure it looks sweet and works well. When looking at this option against upgrading to better bulbs, HID conversions or LED driving lights it just doesn't seem practical (again for me).

Again just my 2 cents.

With that said ... I am looking forward to seeing the pics :)
Return on investment?????
Since when did FARKLING ever do that?
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Old 04-08-2015, 11:21 AM   #8
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The Full LED Headlamp from 2014 BMW together with Control Module costs $2500 I will provide the same used light together with the conversion kit close to $1250
I already have done the conversion to My bike and in My personal opinion that was money well spent. The Lighting is amazing compared to the old light and look of it is even better. This new Factory setup is much better option then converting just the Light Bulb in old light. The Key factor is the mirror and all the optics of the Headlight not the Light Bulb. You can install the brightest Light Bulb ever but without correct optics you will light up the tree tops, blind incoming traffic and if You lucky some of the powerfull light will shine on the the road ahead :) I spent countless hours to figure out all My conversions with the light bulbs and nothing made Me smile. This kit is what I was after . I will post some film footage of the light pattern of this setup .

BTW Few guys asked Me already if that is the latest GS bike :)

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Old 04-08-2015, 12:11 PM   #9
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Man, that is expensive. Not to say that the whole concept of the idea isn't cool (it is), but for that type of cash, for me it is mccruise cruise control as my HIDs work fine.

But to each their own, and I hope you do well with your idea/invention.
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Old 04-08-2015, 02:15 PM   #10
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sounds like a sweet idea to me - heck I wish I could transplant the new windscreen arrangement too, but I suspect that's not really possible.
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The new Windshield transplant its on My list ! Im getting one used from Europe. I have acces to Full CNC Mashine shop so I will look into it and try to fabricate some nicely made alu brackets to make it fit
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Old 04-08-2015, 02:49 PM   #12
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Sending you a PM cuz I'm also in Denver.
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Old 04-08-2015, 03:59 PM   #13
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When you start selling, this thread will move to Vendors. Just let us know.
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