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Old 10-14-2012, 04:23 PM   #21
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Could just go the "easy" route and bypass the switch all together and use a rocker/toggle switch?
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whenever i question a wiring install , i always re look at what i did. start with a ground , make sure it is grounded to a piece of metal , if its a painted surface strip the paint around where your grounding , then make sure there is power making it to the lights
easy way to test that is to turn the lights off test , then turn them on and test, if there is power then ground is ok , if not then ground is not ok , or there is a mess up with say a inline fuse , or wire. if there are any other wires check them to make they are doing whatever they need to do .
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if after you have checked it all, then there has to be a fault somewhere. maybe defective part , or bad bulbs or something
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Im grounded to the battery, and I checked everything a bunch. I may just say screw it to the switch and use the rocker I have. And power is also straight from the battery along with the fuses are all good. Ill mess with it more n see what I can do
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Old 10-14-2012, 04:32 PM   #25
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Would I bulb out make both go out..?
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Nope, they should be independent of each other. Try to show some pics.
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Old 10-14-2012, 04:45 PM   #27
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Okay both bulbs are good. Everything is spliced where it should be. The only thing I can think is where outside meets inside and the connection may be bad.
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Old 10-14-2012, 05:09 PM   #28
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Once I finally get em to work.. what are your guys' opinions on hids in the fogs? I feel like they sit low enough to not be blinding
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Old 10-15-2012, 12:58 PM   #29
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guys, I feel like an idiot. I missed a fuse in the engine bay that blew, cause I crossed some wires (oops). got it working now, and I love them. what do you guys think? (picture in my gallery, follow the link) and also *bump* to the hid question

http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/a...pictureid=8563

will also snag a night shot or two later once its dark out and upload later
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Old 10-15-2012, 10:53 PM   #30
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I hate that haha. The first after market stereo I installed boggled my mind for a few days. I had everything done right. I re-did everything twice, I even bought another wiring harness. But I couldn't figure it out. Turned out I blew a fuse, and that's all it took.

Your lights look good though! Post some night pics when you get a chance.
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