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could blown low beam bulb due to DRL? #402025 Feb 16, 6:07pm Feb 16, 6:07pm
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could blown low beam bulb due to DRL?
I've gone through 4 different bulbs for low beam and fog..everytime it was due to the fact that i release the e-brake while parking in the garage and the light auto-on is activated..so i'm thinking maybe the DRL is causing this problem..any in put??? right now i'm running on 1 low beam and 1 fog..one on each side...


Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: could blown low beam bulb due to DRL? [Re: celicafourotwo] #402026 Feb 16, 6:48pm Feb 16, 6:48pm
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impossible. DRL uses the high beams, not the low beams. though maybe some wires or another electrical part is at fault.


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Re: could blown low beam bulb due to DRL? [Re: Zero] #402027 Feb 16, 6:57pm Feb 16, 6:57pm
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^^^i guess u're right..

let me rephrase the question..would the auto-on be the cause of blown low beam??? i think so..or maybe it's just my car..


Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: could blown low beam bulb due to DRL? [Re: celicafourotwo] #402028 Feb 17, 12:25pm Feb 17, 12:25pm
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I've had my MTEC low beams in for several months, the auto-on hasn't caused any problems.

Make sure you're installing the bulbs correctly and safely (use medic-type gloves, and still do NOT touch the bulb - the gloves are only a precaution).


Otherwise, maybe some wiring/electrical problem, would be my guess.


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Re: could blown low beam bulb due to DRL? [Re: ArumnDark] #402029 Feb 17, 10:51pm Feb 17, 10:51pm
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i know how to install them..i guess the wire just sux..but it never blew out when i'm using stock bulbs though..weird.


Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: could blown low beam bulb due to DRL? [Re: celicafourotwo] #402030 Feb 17, 10:54pm Feb 17, 10:54pm
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Just cutt the yellow-green wire to disable the DRL's I did and im happy with it.

Re: could blown low beam bulb due to DRL? [Re: RookieGTS] #402031 Feb 18, 5:54pm Feb 18, 5:54pm
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Originally Posted by RookieGTS
Just cutt the yellow-green wire to disable the DRL's I did and im happy with it.

cant you just take out the DRL fues?


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Re: could blown low beam bulb due to DRL? [Re: pfcnguyen] #402032 Feb 18, 7:21pm Feb 18, 7:21pm
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^^^i dont think there is one.

Brandon, try disabling the DRL maybe the function of it is killing the bulb. but i can be wrong about it.


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