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Old 07-17-2009, 07:04 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

I would double check the grounds Jeremy and then clean them again or use the factory ground bolt on the fender
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Old 07-18-2009, 07:06 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

Seems maybe some of the Wk need relays. Any of you having an issue and need my help, feel free to pm and I will assist!
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Old 07-18-2009, 07:08 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

I'm using relays on my lows and highs, but still have the one bulb that goes out occasionally.
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Old 07-20-2009, 08:59 AM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

Mine work perfect. The only issue is the one time flicker when I have the illuminated approach on. But i know what it's from. It's that the computer gets confused cause the hid's dral less watts that the oem halogens. I would need "cancellers" to correct this.

http://www.hidguy.net/index.php?main...roducts_id=483

But IMO it's not worth the money and time. I'll just do without the illuminated approach for now.
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Old 07-20-2009, 09:21 AM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

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I've noticed my drivers side HID sometimes goes out. I've checked the wiring, replaced the bulb and it still sometimes happens. I'll shut the HIDs off, wait a few miutes turn them back on and both bulbs will turn on.

Anyone have any suggestions on what to look at? Could the ballast be going bad?
Relay.. for sure
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Old 07-20-2009, 02:24 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

switch the ballasts around and see if the same side does it. If so...its probably the relay. If not...its the ballast
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Old 07-20-2009, 06:07 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

I think I may pick up a smaller washer to try and keep it flush with the ground connectors. Think that may help?

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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

thats not the correct ground....find another one on the fender where the factory grounds are grounded.
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Old 07-20-2009, 06:10 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

The ground wires aren't long enough to reach over the to the fender
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Old 07-20-2009, 06:12 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

is that not on the fender?
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Old 07-20-2009, 06:16 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

It's the cross bar that's between the battery and the back of the lights

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Old 07-20-2009, 06:33 PM
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Re: HID sometimes shuts off

yeah dude....not a good spot. If you cant extend them to the factory location...you gonna have to mount them somewhere else and be sure to sand down to the bare metal. You need a frame location.
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