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Old 06-25-2012, 08:44 AM   #1
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LED Fog Lamps

I purchased LED Fog Lamps h1 bulbs to replace my current H1's. When plugged in, they don't work, where the standard h1 does work. What am I doing wrong? Do I need some sort of resistor? Has anyone done this. I know on my tail light when I put in LED tails Bulbs I needed a resistor so they don't hyper blink, but what do I need in the front? Thanks!

BTW, this is a second pair I tried, so it shouldn't be the bulb.


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It is the bulb. LEDs can't work on reverse polarity. You need to switch the power and ground wire on the connector.
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Yeah if you're patient enough you can simply swap the pins in the connector and avoid cutting wires.
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I'll give that shot, Thanks a lot guys!
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This is what my connectors look like on my 07 , I went through 2 sets of H1 hid bulbs trying to get them to work and nothing .




So I ended up getting a set like this and they look pretty much just like the OEM bulbs and maybe just a little brighter output but not much .






I've also got a set of LED bulbs for my fog's and those things are huge and I could never get them into the small hole that the connector twist into.
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