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Facelift head lights on a 15?

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by QwiksilverA4, May 14, 2017.

  1. QwiksilverA4

    QwiksilverA4 Member

    May 14, 2017
    san jose
    Hi everyone, has anyone tried to retrofit the new facelift headlights to 12-16 cars?
    I know the bumpers are done widely, but its a bit incomplete without the lights. direct plug and play?
  2. kev1n

    kev1n Member

    Nov 17, 2016
    Bay Area
    from what i've read, they are not plug and play. they have different adapters.

    also the bumper isnt exactly plug and play either, the new hood and mounting brackets are different

    however karstyle or unplugged does offer something similar for the older cars
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  3. Snowstorm

    Snowstorm Active Member

    Dec 8, 2016
    Ontario Canada
    You don't want to do that. The old headlights are superior in their ability to actually light up the road, especially on low beam. In fact the new headlights were rated poor by IIHS tests. Tesla said they will make improvements but we have not head anything since.

    I am actually wanting to swap the other way, wanna trade?

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