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Rocketman
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Mar 1, 8:24pm - #115287 
HID's going off and on...HElp!

Ok, noth my HID's are turning off and on...at random. Sometimes only one will work...Then outta nowhere it turns on and the other one turns off. I swear to God. Is it a short? Are they dying? I don't know a lot about HID lighting so any help you can offer would be awesome. rofl

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Mar 1, 8:27pm - #115288 
definitely sounds like a short...make sure all ur wires are secured and tight thumbsup

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Mar 1, 9:07pm - #115289 
Loose connection to your ballast?


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Mar 1, 9:14pm - #115290 
Hm...Tony had this same problem before with one of his ballasts...is it both of your lights or just one?

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Rocketman
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Mar 1, 9:16pm - #115291 
Both...and what the hell is a Balast?!!! confused

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Mar 1, 10:15pm - #115292 
Originally Posted by Rocketman
Both...and what the hell is a Balast?!!! confused




grin , did you install them yourself?

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Mar 1, 11:18pm - #115293 
Originally Posted by Sultan
Originally Posted by Rocketman
Both...and what the hell is a Balast?!!! confused




grin , did you install them yourself?


Doesn't sound like it...

If I were you I would take it back to the place it was installed...It almost sounds like the ballast is dying idunno

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