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Old 11-13-2015, 03:24 AM   #1
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Question Converting Fog lights to Day Time Running (DRL) Lights

Is it possible to convert the Fog lights to Day Time Running Lights on my Ford Focus SE 2012?


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Old 12-01-2015, 10:23 PM   #2
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I would like to know too. On my miata I put LED bulbs in them and was able to make them DRL with a write up I saw. I need one for this car!
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Old 12-14-2015, 01:05 PM   #3
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My educated guess would be it is possible with some change in wiring or something, not an electrical guy though

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Definitely possible with some hard-wiring, however, in such a small enclosure you'll probably end up replacing the bulbs very frequently and if you have any tint over the lens (like I have yellow) it will bake and crack it in short order. Fogs run pretty hot in that little lens. So if you're ok with that possibility, do eeeeeeet.
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I just made my fogs DRL.
Post your mod pics!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Only been a few days but no problems yet.

Seems like it could be done with a simple home made harness or this.
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Definitely possible with some hard-wiring, however, in such a small enclosure you'll probably end up replacing the bulbs very frequently and if you have any tint over the lens (like I have yellow) it will bake and crack it in short order. Fogs run pretty hot in that little lens. So if you're ok with that possibility, do eeeeeeet.
You would definetly need some led bulbs. normal ones would burn out quick. Plus the led look sweet!
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