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hid help

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by streetcustoms, Mar 8, 2010.

  1. Mar 8, 2010 at 4:35 PM
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    streetcustoms

    streetcustoms [OP] Well-Known Member

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    http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd-gen-tacomas/74196-my-build-so-far.html
    i just installed my hid kit and for some reason the passenger side wont turn on the first time i turn the lights on i have to turn them off then back on for it to turn on and they dont seem to be as bright as the driver side


    can this be from the ballast or from the light
     
  2. Mar 8, 2010 at 8:00 PM
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    humanoid

    humanoid bite me

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    The plug that plugs into the ballast... turn it 180 degrees and plug it back in, that should do the trick.
     
  3. Mar 10, 2010 at 6:26 PM
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    I will say may be a bad ballast, since if you trun the plug 180* you only change the + & - of the connection. it will not turn on due to + and - in the wrong position at the first time.
     
  4. Mar 10, 2010 at 6:29 PM
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    flip around the ballast / bulb combo and you'll have your answer about what the problem is :)
     
  5. Mar 10, 2010 at 10:25 PM
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    humanoid

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    That's what I did when I installed mine and it worked. ;)
     
  6. Mar 10, 2010 at 10:29 PM
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    Not as many as the 98..
    The clip should only go one way. If its DDM, wouldnt be suprised if its a faulty ballast
     
  7. Mar 12, 2010 at 3:15 PM
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    http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd-gen-tacomas/74196-my-build-so-far.html
    its onex

    it was a faulty ballast they replaced it but now the passenger light is not as bright as the driver one
     
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