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Old 07-07-2009, 06:58 PM
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Re: flickering leds

Mine flickered sometimes because one of the soldering contacts wasn't fully soldered to the end of the bulb so it kept losing the connection.
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Old 07-07-2009, 08:00 PM
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Re: flickering leds

I'm telling you guys. Throw a resistor in there and you'll be good. Cost less than $5. And 10 min of your time.
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Old 08-04-2009, 11:02 PM
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Re: flickering leds

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I'm telling you guys. Throw a resistor in there and you'll be good. Cost less than $5. And 10 min of your time.
so you just put a resistor on one of the lights??? orrr???
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Old 08-05-2009, 09:43 AM
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Re: flickering leds

I just pushed the ends into the back of the connector on the wiring harness. and secured it with electrical tape. Or if you don't want to do that just throw a stock bulb in the cargo door. There's enough resistance in the halogen bulb will absorbe enough current to stop the flickering.
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Re: flickering leds

Something tells me that Wk + LEDs = headache.
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Re: flickering leds

Not at all. My interior and license plate even the led light strip over the cargo area had worked perfect from day one. I got all my led's from V-Led.com
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Re: flickering leds

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Come over and do mine next Mike!! LOL
WOW a month late on this reply...

Sure ill help ya

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I think i have crappy leds from ebay. Actually, i know i do. Going to order ones from vleds. What part number did everyone use for the map lights?
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Old 08-10-2009, 11:06 AM
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Re: flickering leds

Ill see if I can find the led chart for ya. give me a sec.
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Old 08-24-2009, 10:28 PM
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Re: flickering leds

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Yeah sometimes it pays to spend the extra for good led's. My whole kit cost about $90. from V-LED. glove box, visor, under dash, rear cargo, back seat reading, front map, license plate. I also did the carco light strip and thats when I got the glow. I plugged a resistor in the cargo light on the door and never had a problem since... I just bent the leads on the resistor ti fit in where the wires go into the harness and used electrical tape to hold it in place...
What value resistor did you use? I will solder one on to the cargo led and see what happens. Im really good at soldering right now, done enough of it now and think its def the proper way to do electrical work. I did all my stereo system connections with solder. i bought the butane torch from home depot, lets me do soldering outside right in the car. def worth it.
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