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Default Turning on Driving Lights with High Beam via Relay

Hi guys! I'm trying to install some driving lights that turn on with my high beam via a relay! Normally you just connect a wire to the high beam side of the headlight connector to the relay and when the high beam comes on the relay trips and turns the driving lights on. HOWEVER, that doesn't work on the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 I have as there seems to always be power to the high beam postive wire. It's like they switch it on and off via the ground side or something. Any ideas? It looks like it would work on the low beam side, but with the lights I have that wouldn't make sense! :-) Thanks for feedback!
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Can you find where the lights ground?

If so, then tap the line after the switch and before it grounds.
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