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Old 02-18-2010, 09:30 AM
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Re: HID Help

I'll check that out Scott, I'm using the mid fender bolts that have other ground cables to it. I'll check them good thought.

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those are a good spot. Should be fine. When do they flicker?
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Old 02-18-2010, 11:02 AM
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Re: HID Help

Sand. Sand. Sand. Sip some beer. Sand. And sand again!

You need bare metal for a proper ground. Power and ground are equally important in completing the circuit.

Think of a circuit as a circle ('cause that's what it is). Now you would want your circle to be the same thickness all the way around, right? Same with your circuit, it needs to be solid from start to finish, no corners cut!
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Ive had HID's on my oem fender ground for 3 years and never sanded a thing. Not one flicker. Its hard to diagnose over the net without pics and seeing what they are actually doing. But most of the time...its the grounds.
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Re: HID Help

I sanded down to bare metal, they flicker after mayb 20 seconds of being on with engine off, i turn engine on and still the same flicker. I changed the ballast to see if that was the problem and same chit.. everything is grounded properly and every connection was checked over and over. I didn't have this much trouble with the fogs.

I will try and make a video of what they do. the flicker is not annoying but noticeable.
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Hmm, interesting.
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Re: HID Help

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I sanded down to bare metal, they flicker after mayb 20 seconds of being on with engine off, i turn engine on and still the same flicker. I changed the ballast to see if that was the problem and same chit.. everything is grounded properly and every connection was checked over and over. I didn't have this much trouble with the fogs.

I will try and make a video of what they do. the flicker is not annoying but noticeable.
I had the same thing. turned out to be the ballast was bad. or could be a bad relay or harness..
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Old 02-18-2010, 05:27 PM
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I'm uploading another video, the first one is not that great, i am shaking to much.
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Old 02-18-2010, 05:32 PM
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Old 02-18-2010, 05:33 PM
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Just noticed, the CAI with the new TB sounds like a vacuum! LOL
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Damn dude liiks like both sides are doing it.
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It's both, but they don't shut off like the guys on Youtube, that's the worst they get.
It's just annoying as all hell!
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