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      12-06-2012, 09:14 AM   #14
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Drives: E89 Z4 sDrive35i
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Originally Posted by ManiacGT View Post
The instructions that came with mine mentioned that the light itself is the part that gets hot and they suggest the control unit sits outside as its made from plastic. I don't intend to do this, it is my intention to use velcro/hook and loop to stick the control unit to the inside wall of the light enclosure. I'll keep an eye on it for overheating but I don't anticipate an issue given the instructions say its the light itself (which is shaped with fins to dissipate heat) that gets hot.
Well, good luck, let us know if you have any issues. The control unit does get pretty hot though when I touched it after it's been on for about 15 minutes.
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