High and Low Beams - Same Time - Page 2 - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus First Generation > MK1 Focus

MK1 Focus The place to chat about general questions, window tinting, exterior body, interior and lighting upgrades for the first generation 2000-2007 Focus.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
FocusFest FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply




 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-04-2013, 06:41 AM   #11
Focus Rookie
 
Join Date: May 2013
Fan#: 114290
Location: Sofia, Bulgaria
What I Drive: 2000 Aquamarine Frost 1.6 16V Zetec

Posts: 2
FF Reputation: 1 Tomov Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Hey, Grand Pooh. I came with the idea, when I did conversion from H4 headlights to separated H7 and H1 sectors. I drive euro MK1 focus. So without all the wire stripping and so, just open the relay box under the hood, find both low and high beam relays. Use a jumper wire with a diode soldered on it, I used, 22 Gauge with 1N4007 (that's what I got in stock) from the high beam relay coil to the low beam relay coil. The diode is simply to cut off the reverse voltage, i.e. when you turn on low beams - not to turn on high beams at the same time. If you're interested, let me know to send you some photos of the process and step by step instruction - it takes just about 5 minutes to complete :)

Cheers,
Ilian

EDIT: There are plenty of non- or minimum-evasive options for turning the lights on/off, just specify what exactly you want to achieve, sorry if you did that, I got some troubles reading all posts (character encoding and stuff, working on it).
Tomov is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-04-2013, 08:24 AM   #12
12 years strong
 
1sloho's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Fan#: 111
Location: VA. Beach, VA
What I Drive: '02 zx5

Posts: 6,882
Points 14,722, Level 78
Points: 14,722, Level: 78 Points: 14,722, Level: 78 Points: 14,722, Level: 78
Level Up 68% Completed
Level up: 68% Level up: 68% Level up: 68%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 17 1sloho Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
this thread is 8 years old....
1sloho is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-11-2013, 07:59 PM   #13
Focus Enthusiast
 
Theta SIgma's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Fan#: 87386
Location: Concord, NC
What I Drive: 02 SVT Blue SVT #1022

Posts: 173
Points 776, Level 14
Points: 776, Level: 14 Points: 776, Level: 14 Points: 776, Level: 14
Level Up 76% Completed
Level up: 76% Level up: 76% Level up: 76%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 2 Theta SIgma Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (1)
Quote:
Originally Posted by FO-SHO View Post
Thanks now my dual lights work great
Have you experienced any problems since doing it?

I may be potentially interested in doing this but having the circuit hooked up to a switch so I can choose between regular highs or the combined
__________________
- ΘΣ

02 ZX3 SVT Build number 1022
Theta SIgma is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
What I Drive
Year, color, and model of your car. Example: 2003 Pitch Black ZX3
Name
Your real name.
City
State
Country
Insurance
Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:19 PM.


Copyright 2002-2015 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Mazda CX-3, Audi S3, Mazda MX-5 Miata and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus, Focus ST and Focus RS related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. If you own other makes have a look at Challenger Hellcat Forum, Charger Hellcat Forum, Cadillac ATS-V Forum, Cadillac ATS Forum, Cadillac CTS-V Forum, Lexus RC-F Forum, Lexus GS-F Forum, Mercedes GLA Forum, Mercedes GLE Forum, Civic Type-R Forum and Volvo XC90 Forum.





Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1