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E46 M3 (2001-2006) Engine: S54 - Max Hp: 333 hp at 7,900 rpm / 262 lb/ft at 4,900 rpm
Total Produced: 45,000+ - Years Produced: 2001 to 2006.


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Old Sat, Aug-11-2018, 10:33:31 PM   #1
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Default How to tell if headlight lenses are OE?

I just noticed that the passenger side headlight lens is cracked along the center of the bottom edge. Both lenses appear to be made by the same manufacturer. I'm trying to confirm if they are OE. The lenses have "BOSCH" embossed approximately at the center, between the lights above the bottom of three lines that go from the inside edge of the outer light all the way across to the inside edge of the lens (next to the edge that lines up with the hood). The passenger side lens has the part number 1 305 621 770. The driver side lens has the part number 1 305 621 769. I have no reason to think they have ever been replaced, but I don't know for certain. Is anyone able to confirm if they are OE?
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Default Re: How to tell if headlight lenses are OE?

As far as I can tell, the OE part numbers for these are 63128382191 and 63128382192.
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Default Re: How to tell if headlight lenses are OE?

Bosch is OE. AL would work too as they are OEM and they make other components of the headlights. FCP, ECS, and others should have them.
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