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HID ISSUE!!!! NEED HELP!!!

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by CrazyCooter, Mar 24, 2012.

  1. CrazyCooter

    CrazyCooter [OP] Common sense isn't very common!

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    I bought a HID setup on here and then accidentally cracked one of the bulbs. So i found another kit on here so i could replace the last kit. The first kit came in an awesome wiring harness setup and was neat and easy to install and figure out and was 35W. The kit i got to replace it it not the same there are nowhere near the same amount of wires and it is not as easy to figure out how to install considering they are totally different. The second set is 55W. The first kit had a ground wire for each light, a power wire going to the battery with inline fuse attached and a connector that hooked up to the stock headlight wire harness. The second kit does not have the power wire for the battery, nor a ground for each light, or a connector for the stock harness. There are 2 male quick connects coming from each ballast and i have no idea where they go. Can someone please share their knowledge with me and help me out. Thanks. The first pic is the first setup and the second pic is the second setup i got.

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  2. CrazyCooter

    CrazyCooter [OP] Common sense isn't very common!

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    bump anyone?
     
  3. johnnym

    johnnym Well-Known Member

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    I'm pretty sure those male connector plug into you stock wire harness . I'll try and find the diagram .
     
  4. CrazyCooter

    CrazyCooter [OP] Common sense isn't very common!

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    thanks man i tried it but it didnt seem to work for me.
     
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    johnnym Well-Known Member

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    That second kit is the fog lights not headlight
     
  6. CrazyCooter

    CrazyCooter [OP] Common sense isn't very common!

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    i was afraid of that. So i guess i need to find a replacement bulb for my first set up and it seems like i now have a HID fog light kit. Thanks man.
     
  7. CrazyCooter

    CrazyCooter [OP] Common sense isn't very common!

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    anyone know the best place to get a replacement bulb?
     
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    No problem .
    I get all my stuff from http://www.theretrofitsource.com/
     
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    TonkaToyTaco Hope you can run faster than 965 FPS

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    You can try there or I get my stuff from HIDDirect.com. great customer service as well
     
  10. CrazyCooter

    CrazyCooter [OP] Common sense isn't very common!

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    Thanks for the help guys. so are yall for sure they are for fog lights. i pm'd the guy i bought them from and he is saying that he is pretty sure they are for the head lights. So i asked him how he them wired...
     
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    Post a pic of the base of the bulb only. I will be able to tell you the bulb size for it and what it fits
     
  12. CrazyCooter

    CrazyCooter [OP] Common sense isn't very common!

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    i got everything worked out thanks again guys.
     
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