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Hellas wont work

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by mizzac, Apr 10, 2011.

  1. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:43 PM
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    mizzac

    mizzac [OP] Well-Known Member

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    So I wired up my hella 500s that i got in the group buy today. Once i had everything wired up and ready to test I did it and all I got was a sort of tic tic tic noise. My friend said it looks like it is grounding out inside the lights, anyone have any ideas? The guys I ********** said to take apart the housing and try to tape off the connections in it. Any one know what to do?
     
  2. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:47 PM
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    MJonaGS32

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    Are you talking about the regular halogen bulbs or HID retrofitted ones?
     
  3. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:51 PM
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    mizzac

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    The retrofitted ones. 2 6000k and 2 3000k, and im getting nothing at all.
     
  4. Apr 10, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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    MJonaGS32

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    A few different components to HIDs.

    Make sure it's grounded well. That could be your easy fix.

    or

    Make sure there's power going to/coming from the ballast. This will help you a lot to find out where the problem might be. Use a multimeter to test for power.
     
  5. Apr 10, 2011 at 11:39 PM
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    mizzac

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    Ill try that too. Are the switches supposed to light up too? Cuz they arent so maybe my problem is in there.
     
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