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Old 11-06-2010, 10:29 AM
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I installed new headlights the other day and they look great...except they are not working the way I want them to. I discovered that the high beam wire is also the wire for the DRL so I hooked up the halo's and the LED's to them however when the DRL come on I have the headlight and the LED only, no halo's. All the lights come on when I turn on the high beams though. I figure that it must have something to do with the fact that there is a relay on the LED's but not on the halo's.
SO to fix the problem I have decided to hook them Halo's and LED's) up to a power source that is direct power when the ignition is on. Here lies another problem for me, I have no idea which wires to tap into without just cutting wires and using trial and error. I have the wiring diagram but that is not much help to me as it mights as well be written in greek. So if anyone could suggest a wire that would work I would really appreciate it.
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Sorry...I suck at wiring. Hopefully someone here will see this and give you a hand!
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Old 11-06-2010, 04:11 PM
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I have mine hooked like this, I think, the switch and relay may be backwards.-

battery to inline fuse to switch to relay to halos.
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Thanks Wermbang. I was also wondering if I may just need to remove the resistor for the Halo's because there isn't one for the LED's and they work. Maybe it is just a matter of wiring them in directly and removing that resistor. Any thoughts???
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Well I finally got the lights hooked up the way I want them.I will post a few pictures soon as I can get a few good ones.
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Here are a few pictures of the new lights I just installed. It is a little sunny out so not the best pictures but not too bad. I will try and get a few at night as well.

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Looks great.
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How much did you pay and where did you get them from if you don't mind me asking? How hard is the wiring? I think this might be one of my next mod's.
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They were from e-bay and they cost $180 + shipping. So far I like them,except I have some condensation in 1 of them so I would suggest sealing them before you install them. I drove in the rain and got about a 1/4 inch of water in the one.
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So, what was the wiring solution? They look great by the way. Did you put dids in or are they bright enough as they came? Do you think silicone is all it would take to seal them up and is the leat at the edges or at the light bulb do you think? Sorry for the multiple ?s but might be looking to order them. Thanks
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