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dea7hr0w
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Nov 6, 7:13pm - #58529 
HID's in rain

today something weird happened, one of my hid's lights went out... but when i came home, i switced it on and off... i was wondering if the ballastic, or that generator, can get wet? because i mounted it near the Hood to fender gap... confused not sure...

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Nov 6, 10:11pm - #58530 
wheni first put mine in... . when my lights turn'd on. .sometimes only one fired . .. werid.. iknow i just turned them on and off a few times and it kicked on .. . doesnt happen any more, but if it does i just turn it on and off to turn it on. . why i dunno. . . .


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xmangt1
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Nov 7, 4:00am - #58531 
I've had to replace mine twice so far

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Evan
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Nov 7, 9:37am - #58532 
Originally Posted by xmangt1
I've had to replace mine twice so far


eek In how long of a period? That doesn't seem right frown


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Nov 7, 10:48am - #58533 
hmmm...i dont have that problem
but if water do make contact with ur HID's power converter...becarful...
i rapped mine with duct tape..for 2 reason...
when i sell it, it's look like new, to avoid some water damage...

but if im going to wash engine, i have to take the HIDs out.


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2001 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica GT
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Nov 7, 10:28pm - #58534 
hm...this hasn't happened to me yet eek What brand of hid's do you have?

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dea7hr0w
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Nov 8, 10:01pm - #58535 
well i the phillips ones, (misterjung.com) and it went kinda bad... but not sure... so far it hasnt done anything in the rain..but never know

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Nov 9, 12:34am - #58536 
Originally Posted by dea7hr0w
well i the phillips ones, (misterjung.com) and it went kinda bad... but not sure... so far it hasnt done anything in the rain..but never know


I haven't heard anything good about Mister Jungs' hids so far...

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