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HID major malfunction

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by puddin67, Jun 17, 2012.

  1. Jun 17, 2012 at 12:10 PM
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    puddin67

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    So i just today installed my new HIDs on my 04 prerunner....when the lights are all the way on, they work fine, but when i turn them down to parking lights or off to my daytime runners, they flash rapidly....any help or ideas please ?!?!?!?1
     
  2. Jun 17, 2012 at 12:22 PM
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    Disable the daytime running lights, DRL's typically run at half power or so. The HID's are saying FU!
     
  3. Jun 17, 2012 at 12:30 PM
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    haha, how would i disable them?
     
  4. Jun 17, 2012 at 12:45 PM
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    Pull the fuse for your DRLs
     
  5. Jun 17, 2012 at 1:06 PM
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    pulled the fuse, they were steady for a few seconds then they flashed but the head lights didnt come on at all
     
  6. Jun 17, 2012 at 1:13 PM
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    Pm csjumper2003 and see if he can help you. I have never heard of this so it nay be the set you purchased.... :notsure:
     
  7. Jun 17, 2012 at 1:16 PM
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    great, thank you
     
  8. Jun 17, 2012 at 1:30 PM
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    where did you get your fenders?
     
  9. Jun 17, 2012 at 2:06 PM
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    I agree
     
  10. Jun 17, 2012 at 2:21 PM
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    idk what other way to disable them
     
  11. Jun 17, 2012 at 2:25 PM
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    Glassworks Unlimited
    Hit or his with their business... but known for quality fiberglass.

    Back to topic
     
  12. Jun 17, 2012 at 3:01 PM
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    Not yet. I have seen mcneils in person and they fit perfectly... one set mcneil fitted fir the customer the other im not sure on...
     
  13. Jun 17, 2012 at 3:16 PM
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    are they an easy install?
     
  14. Jun 17, 2012 at 3:23 PM
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    i cant figure out how to disable the drls, fuse was a fail
     
  15. Jun 17, 2012 at 3:25 PM
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    thye have gotten really good with thier cs.....tim said they had a set at the shop....went and got them the next morning for 300
     
  16. Jun 17, 2012 at 3:25 PM
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    Not usually east at all but not super difficult.... u have to fit them which requires sanding and drill and line up the mounting holes...
     
  17. Jun 17, 2012 at 3:26 PM
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    they are okay....you do have to drill the holes though....and sand some around the headlight area
     
  18. Jun 17, 2012 at 3:47 PM
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    any other places that offer the same stuff? and what bout a tire bed rack?
     
  19. Jun 17, 2012 at 3:52 PM
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    It's hit or miss I suppose. I've heard good things about Glassworks quality, but I had the hardest time getting a set of Tim's rear bed caps. I ordered in Jan and after countless calls and going through Kartek (vendor) who used the manager to connect with Tim to get my stupid bedcaps. So, my experience sucked. Perry is a good guy and I'm sure his fiber is nice not to mention he lives locally so that makes it easier...
    Lucky.

    Sorry OP, jackin up this thread
     
  20. Jun 17, 2012 at 4:01 PM
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    Remove the HIDs until you get this resolved.
    Your ballasts and burners won't last an hour before they smoke.
     
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