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I have a 2010 Laramie with quad lights and Put 55w 8000k Hids in my Hi, Low, and fogs. It was a nightmare. When I bought the kits I hadn't read up on it before hand. I had the kits, then I had to get cancellers for the error codes, then I had to order resistors and put them inline as well. From what I have read if you use the canbus ballasts it is supposed to eliminate all the issues and error codes. Maybe someone else has used them and can shed more light. I didn't have to do anything special with the fog lights, because the computer doesn't monitor those, but I had to add a ground wire to each of my fog lamp harness' to get rid of annoying feed back in my stereo.
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It seems to me that relays are essential to the HIDs so I went and ordered 6000k 35w kits from ddm tuning with the relays. I know I dont need them for fogs but better to have the added protection. I just need to install them but I read today that some guys still have problems with the relays (which I thought was to eliminate all the problems) and others are using this system flawlessly. Some say they have flickering which I think would mean there needs to be a capacitor or resistor for the factory harness to stop this. I am only using low beams and fogs. Will I encounter problems with my low beams with only relays? DDM sent me slim ballasts. All info is much appreciated!
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So i tried installing my fogs with the relay, only to find out i have to extend the power. So i went ahead and tried it the way everyone says to by just plugging it in and i get flickering and shut down, but no bulb out message.
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^^^ I'm getting the same issue with my 2013 Power Wagon!! I believe the only other option from here is to install a wiring harness. I'm going to order one this weekend and cross my fingers it solves this issue!
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I tested out the relay harness for the fog lights and it works like a charm! I didnt get a chance to test the lows tho. Taking off the grille and all in -30 with wind chill isnt such a great idea, only to test it out and put everything back together. I will try it asap and let you know how it goes. Or unless someone beat me to it.
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