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Old 07-17-2009, 01:47 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

Yes the ground is VERY important. And mount the relay with the wires down.
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Old 07-17-2009, 01:58 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

i didnt even bother mounting the relay no need just stuffed it down by the bulbs
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Old 07-17-2009, 02:02 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

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i didnt even bother mounting the relay no need just stuffed it down by the bulbs
I've heard that moisture gets in there easy and they go bad. It's a quick fix and pep buys sels them for $4. But you don't want to get caught out there with headlights and no spare relay.
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Old 07-17-2009, 02:16 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

yup ill be picking mine up today hehe
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Old 07-17-2009, 02:34 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

So we need to install a relay to make them work properly, i thought for some reason they were plug and play. are there any good pictures of the install?
Figured the OEM fogs had relays.
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Old 07-17-2009, 02:50 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

some wk's have needed relays on the fogs and some havent....but only on the xentecs if I remember correctly. I suggest you all pay a visit to kbcarstiff and buy some xtreme HID's.
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

yes the relays for the fogs are hit and miss. some people need relays for the fogs and some don't! that may solve your problem. relays are really easy to install as well!
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Old 07-17-2009, 03:09 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

I didn't need relays for my fogs. The old plug from the factory light plugs in the ballast and theres wires coming out the ballast that plug into bulbs.
Here's a view from the bottom on the pass side.

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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

what are you using as your ground? is the screw/bolt tight? is the ground wire loose? did you triple-check your connections to see if they are loose?
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Old 07-17-2009, 03:15 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

LOl love the way you have it secured! i did the same exact thing! i think it's a bad bulb for me thought. only once turns on and works perfect.
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Old 07-17-2009, 03:25 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

Yeah I know i looks kinda ghetto but it's secure. I don't fully trust just double sided tape.
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

I'm having an issue with the lows not the fogs. Lows are hooked up to relays.
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