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Old 11-22-2011, 02:40 PM
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Re: How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

Put caulking in the splicing suitcase.
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Re: How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

hey guys im sry if someone has already answered this on here, but any idea why when i turn mine on they dont do anything but when i put the turn signal on the amber works? the white just never comes on.... I have the type 2 dual color 6k white amber switchback 60 from VLEDS with 3ohm resistors. all done to the specs of the write up
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Old 11-29-2011, 06:13 PM
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Re: How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

bulb is backwards. remove; turn halfway around and insert again.
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Re: How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

what the hell, I've got TWO of each of those wires coming out of my turn signals. two black, two green, two black/purple. Does it matter which one I run my resistor to??
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I put both the green in the splicer and they work pretty well... The problem I have now is the little side marker light only occasionally works... I got some LEDs for them and used another resistor to that green wire but they don't work correctly... I'm guessing that only one of the wires should be tapped.... I haven't gotten a chance to try which one yet....
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Re: How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

So I got the switchbacks, used 6ohm resistors by accident which resulted in them being lit amber all the time. Then I got the 3ohm resistors but now they light up white, and work with the amber BUT at times they just randomly turn off either one at a time or both and then come back on randomly, again either one at a time or both at the same time.

I've got an 07 WK Ltd, resistors are properly installed. What's the issue now???? Do I need to step it up to 1.5ohm resistors?
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Re: How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

the resistor ONLY helps with the blinking.

on and off randomly to ME means something else is whacky/


ALSO bulbs have polarity and when ionserted the incorrect way will igve strange results.
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Re: How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

The strange results would be not working at all.

Seems like your issue is wiring or not enough resistance. You might need two 3 ohm resistors in parallel.
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No, the resistors also help the bulbs operate normally. If you install the bulbs without the resistor you won't get the white led at all. With the 6ohm I got no light except the blinkers and with 3ohm I have intermittent operation.


So try to add another set of 3ohm parallel to the current set of resistors? I've checked wiring and its all secure, the fact that each bulb has the same problem at the same Times roughly makes me think its the resistors, not the wiring.

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What gauge is the stock wiring? Maybe the snap spliced aren't tight enough?

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Re: How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

1.5 ohms might solve your issue.
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Re: How To: Install VLEDs Dual Color Turn Signals

I initially had 6 ohms and the lights would slowly fade away and turn off completely.
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