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DRL LED's on HID headlamps

Anyone have a LED segment on the DRL fail, looks blue.

THis is on the HID lamp on an Overland.

Have to swing by the dealer and have them take a look and order a new one.

Just wondering how common this is.

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Re: DRL LED's on HID headlamps

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Anyone have a LED segment on the DRL fail, looks blue.

THis is on the HID lamp on an Overland.

Have to swing by the dealer and have them take a look and order a new one.

Just wondering how common this is.
Did you search? Lots of thread here and other forum on it... hoping I don't get it as I have no warranty on mine...
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Re: DRL LED's on HID headlamps

I have not experienced this, but I have heard of this happening a couple times, and actually saw a WK2 driving where I saw some weird bluish color coming from the LED. It wasn't until later that I found out that it was a bad unit. At the time I thought the guy must have modified it lol. Doesn't seem very common based off what I have seen on this forum,
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Did you search? Lots of thread here and other forum on it... hoping I don't get it as I have no warranty on mine...

Yes I did search but it gets swamped out with all the threads on installing LED's and other DRL threads.

I do recall another thread on this issue but be damned if I could query it out from all the people modifying their lamps with LED's.
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Re: DRL LED's on HID headlamps

Yes, it's happened to a few folks and it was fixed under warranty. LED failures, while not "common" do happen occasionally due to the nature of electronic components.
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Re: DRL LED's on HID headlamps

Stopped by the dealer, buddy took a look, wrote the ticket and ordered a new headlamp assembly. Have 11323 miles so fully covered, but glad I have maxcare because list 1200$ for the headlamp LOL
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