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DRL help #413956 Mar 8, 10:08am Mar 8, 10:08am
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DRL help
Well I just disabled my DRL, cut the yellow with the green stripe. I put balck electric tap on it and now, I dont have high beams. thumbsdown


Im sure it was the correct wire I cut but I dont know. I heard of this happening but I dont know. Oh and the gas meter is blank now. Im going to reconnect them in a little bit to see if that makes the high beams come back.


So what did I do wrong? confused


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Re: DRL help [Re: Loth] #413957 Mar 8, 10:41am Mar 8, 10:41am
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rofl Im not sure anymore everytime i read about this same thing happening to other people it ends up with them cuting the wrong wire.

There is only one wire with thats yellow with a green stripe right?


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Re: DRL help [Re: Loth] #413958 Mar 8, 12:04pm Mar 8, 12:04pm
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i thought it was a green wire with a yellow stripe confused


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Re: DRL help [Re: Zero] #413959 Mar 8, 12:11pm Mar 8, 12:11pm
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nevermind, it is a green striped yellow wire. #17.


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Re: DRL help [Re: Zero] #413960 Mar 8, 12:27pm Mar 8, 12:27pm
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Yeah. #17

I dont know what I did but I was able to make the highbeams come back on, fixed my fuel gage and have the drl off for good. confused


But now its done


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karma will be a bitch

Re: DRL help [Re: Loth] #413961 Mar 8, 12:59pm Mar 8, 12:59pm
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rofl rofl

Re: DRL help [Re: g96818] #413962 Mar 8, 3:25pm Mar 8, 3:25pm
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kudos thumbsup


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Re: DRL help [Re: Zero] #413963 Mar 8, 8:02pm Mar 8, 8:02pm
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if you read the replies to the guide in the install section, you will notice that it's normal for the fuel gauges to go blank for a while or until you refill ur gas tank. and the DRLs are the highbeams but you can manually turn them on

Re: DRL help [Re: ravertony] #413964 Mar 8, 8:10pm Mar 8, 8:10pm
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^^^good point out..this is what happen when people don't every thoroughly..lol..just playing..i might suggest for future references that it might help if you "Unhook ur Battery" first b4 "Cutting" into electrical wires..come on people, use ur common sense will ya..i did that and my fuel gauge is at the same level as b4 i cut the wire..plus it's a good rule of thumb to "always, always, always" disconnect ur power source b4 cutting into anything that have power going to it, like electrical wires for an example... rolleyes..plus you save urself the trouble of running the chance of short circuiting something..oh i didn't have to REFUEL for my gauge to go back to normal..


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Re: DRL help [Re: celicafourotwo] #413965 Mar 8, 8:15pm Mar 8, 8:15pm
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^^ same here, mine went perfectly smooth, i had my battery's negative wire unhooked thumbsup

Re: DRL help [Re: ravertony] #413966 Mar 8, 10:25pm Mar 8, 10:25pm
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Originally Posted by ravertony
if you read the replies to the guide in the install section, you will notice that it's normal for the fuel gauges to go blank for a while or until you refill ur gas tank. and the DRLs are the highbeams but you can manually turn them on



Yeah I knew that was suppose to happen, I wasnt worried about it, the problem was my high beams went out. I could try to turn them on and my regular headlights would come on confused

Oh and once I had the high beam thing fixed my gas gaged fixed itself as well without having to fill it up. Once again confused


But im happy now, no more drl and now I can turn my lights on/off as I please.


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karma will be a bitch

Re: DRL help [Re: Loth] #413967 Mar 8, 10:28pm Mar 8, 10:28pm
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isn't it nice to be in control of your car?

Re: DRL help [Re: sweetnuts4sale] #413968 Mar 9, 12:13am Mar 9, 12:13am
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karma will be a bitch

Re: DRL help [Re: Loth] #413969 Mar 9, 12:16am Mar 9, 12:16am
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i didnt disconnect the battery grin but i never experienced any problems. my gas gauge never went out.

but its wise to disconnect the negative terminal of the battery before doing any electronic modifications on the celica. thumbsup


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Re: DRL help [Re: Zero] #413970 Mar 9, 12:31am Mar 9, 12:31am
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Yeah it is but I didnt do it either.


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karma will be a bitch

Re: DRL help [Re: Loth] #413971 Mar 9, 1:41am Mar 9, 1:41am
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Performed this on both the GT and GTS, worked flawlessly.


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