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Old 11-06-2013, 11:21 PM   #1
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Exclamation Please help with led tail lights

I just got the led tail lights everything fits perfect.. but when I went to plug them in the connectors are not even the same one is roundish and the aftermarket is sqare... now how the hell is this a direct hook up anyone know how I can still use them the aftermarket ones have 4 wires.. the stock is 5 cus the aftermarket does not include the reverse lighti have to use stock please help me PLEASE!!! I have a 02 focus svt vin 5


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what made you buy the LED lights and where did you get them? I've personally seen or had any luck with most plug style. they seem to jack with circuit, and not be any more noticeable IRL despite showing up well on a camera.

Either way Can't really help you bought the wrong one, try a junk yard if you feel like making them work.
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Old 11-08-2013, 04:30 PM   #3
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what made you buy the LED lights and where did you get them? I've personally seen or had any luck with most plug style. they seem to jack with circuit, and not be any more noticeable IRL despite showing up well on a camera.

Either way Can't really help you bought the wrong one, try a junk yard if you feel like making them work.
Kay I figured it out they plug into where the light bulb is but now blinkers are fast like a light is blown is there a easy fix? and btw the led are vary nice I got the black smoked led ones
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I believe the LED bulb changed the resistance in the whole circuit. You would have to figure out where to make the proper changes. IDK though.
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Moved to "Focus SVT". SVT Performance is to discuss engine performance, exhaust and tuning upgrades on your SVT.
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Old 11-08-2013, 11:47 PM   #6
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You're going to need a pair of 6 ohm 50w load resistors to stop the hyper blink.

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You're going to need a pair of 6 ohm 50w load resistors to stop the hyper blink.

thank u going to auto store now to get 2 AND TRY THEM
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Stay away from the ceramic resistors. The wires are very stiff and brittle. Buy the ones shown above.
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Old 11-13-2013, 04:47 PM   #9
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Update got it to work the thing u told me to get worked great.. i got it off amazon for 10 bucks... went everywhere including napa took like 30 mins to install both easy setup thanks
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I've been trying to find photos of a focus svt with red led tail lights. Anyone have pictures of them Installed?
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