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Old 07-25-2011, 11:54 AM
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v-led switchbacks???????????

do i need to do any mods or are they plug and play on an 08 non srt8
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Old 07-25-2011, 11:56 AM
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You would need resistors...

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Old 07-25-2011, 12:01 PM
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Re: v-led switchbacks???????????

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You would need resistors...

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lol what are those exactly =)
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Old 07-25-2011, 02:13 PM
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The led's draw a lot less power then the stock bulbs. That causes it to "hyper flash" because the system sees it as a bulb that's about to go out. The resistor gets spliced inline with the new switchback bulb and tricks the system into thinking that the led is a normal bulb and fixes the hyper flash. Cheap and easy install.

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Re: v-led switchbacks???????????

Mine will arrive in the mail tomorrow. I'm not sure if you need the Standard or CK Type for the 08 WK because I have the 05.

Here is a thread on it. It's very simple.

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Old 07-25-2011, 03:15 PM
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Re: v-led switchbacks???????????

I didn't read the thread linked above, but I used 1.5 ohm resistors, 1 on each side.
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Re: v-led switchbacks???????????

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I didn't read the thread linked above, but I used 1.5 ohm resistors, 1 on each side.
Take his^^^ advice as far as what resistor to use because you have similar model WKs.
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Re: v-led switchbacks???????????

yeah it wont hurt. use the 1.5/

be careful where you mount them they get super hot/



and only CK needed in rear 07+. ALL FRONT USE STANDARD 3157.
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Where did u guys find the 1.5 ohm resistors? I can't find one anywhere

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Re: v-led switchbacks???????????

http://search.digikey.com/scripts/Dk...e=TMC50-1.5-ND
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Re: v-led switchbacks???????????

I ordered mine from allied electronics. I'd send them if I had any left, just gave the last 2 away. I think I have some 3 ohm if you wanted to wire them down to 1.5 ohm.
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How do you wire them down to 1.5 ohms

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