1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Hid problems

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by dirtbiker347, Aug 21, 2011.

  1. Aug 21, 2011 at 11:13 PM
    #1
    dirtbiker347

    dirtbiker347 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2009
    Member:
    #18640
    Messages:
    119
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    josh
    Vehicle:
    09 prerunner v6
    ready 3in lift 3in body lift flowmater sub box behined back seats 2 10' mxt subs 1000wat kicker amp K&n cold air
    I installed some new hids on my truck there xeon 600k the problem is the driver side after on for a few seconds it starts flickering now I've seen on line I can buy a relay for it will that solve my problem or could it be something else
     
  2. Aug 21, 2011 at 11:19 PM
    #2
    whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2009
    Member:
    #27905
    Messages:
    35,214
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Christian
    Yorba Linda, CA
    Vehicle:
    10 MGM TRD OR 4wd Auto DCSB
    Banks Monster Exhaust, Pop n Lock tailgate lock, Hook-Ups tie down brackets, USA Spec Ipod adaptor, WO seat covers, color matched grill with Grillcraft insert, Tuffy locking bed box
    It wouldn't be 600K. I don't think the human eye can see that color. Did you get a 35 or 55 watt kit?
     
  3. Aug 21, 2011 at 11:23 PM
    #3
    dirtbiker347

    dirtbiker347 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2009
    Member:
    #18640
    Messages:
    119
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    josh
    Vehicle:
    09 prerunner v6
    ready 3in lift 3in body lift flowmater sub box behined back seats 2 10' mxt subs 1000wat kicker amp K&n cold air
    Forgot a 0 it's a 35w and 6000k
     
  4. Aug 21, 2011 at 11:24 PM
    #4
    whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2009
    Member:
    #27905
    Messages:
    35,214
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Christian
    Yorba Linda, CA
    Vehicle:
    10 MGM TRD OR 4wd Auto DCSB
    Banks Monster Exhaust, Pop n Lock tailgate lock, Hook-Ups tie down brackets, USA Spec Ipod adaptor, WO seat covers, color matched grill with Grillcraft insert, Tuffy locking bed box
    Hmmm. What brand dude?
     
  5. Aug 21, 2011 at 11:27 PM
    #5
    dirtbiker347

    dirtbiker347 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2009
    Member:
    #18640
    Messages:
    119
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    josh
    Vehicle:
    09 prerunner v6
    ready 3in lift 3in body lift flowmater sub box behined back seats 2 10' mxt subs 1000wat kicker amp K&n cold air
  6. Aug 21, 2011 at 11:34 PM
    #6
    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2010
    Member:
    #46536
    Messages:
    31,796
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Cody
    Kealakekua, Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    Lifted 00 TRD Off-Road
    fox extended travel remote resivoir coilovers, 14" eibach 600lb coils, All Pro tubular chromoly 1" uniball upper control arms, All Pro expedition leaf packs, 10" bilstein 5150 piggyback reservoir shocks 265/75r16 Goodyear wrangler MT/R kevlars wrapped around 16" Helo 791 gloss black, Mini H1 retrofits with 6000k bulbs, 18" magnaflow w/custom exhaust reroute various decals, Sockmonkey retro hood stripes
    It could be the ballasts...
    A relay should fix it though

    BTW, there's a Lighting/HID section of the site, you'd get more help there than in 2nd gen.
     
  7. Aug 22, 2011 at 12:24 AM
    #7
    dirtbiker347

    dirtbiker347 [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2009
    Member:
    #18640
    Messages:
    119
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    josh
    Vehicle:
    09 prerunner v6
    ready 3in lift 3in body lift flowmater sub box behined back seats 2 10' mxt subs 1000wat kicker amp K&n cold air
    Ok thanks
     
To Top