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HID's in rain #58529 Nov 6, 6:13pm Nov 6, 6:13pm
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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...

Re: HID's in rain [Re: dea7hr0w] #58530 Nov 6, 9:11pm Nov 6, 9:11pm
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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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Re: HID's in rain [Re: dea7hr0w] #58531 Nov 7, 3:00am Nov 7, 3:00am
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I've had to replace mine twice so far

Re: HID's in rain [Re: xmangt1] #58532 Nov 7, 8:37am Nov 7, 8:37am
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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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Re: HID's in rain [Re: dea7hr0w] #58533 Nov 7, 9:48am Nov 7, 9:48am
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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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Re: HID's in rain [Re: dea7hr0w] #58534 Nov 7, 9:28pm Nov 7, 9:28pm
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hm...this hasn't happened to me yet eek What brand of hid's do you have?

Re: HID's in rain [Re: CelicaPrincess] #58535 Nov 8, 9:01pm Nov 8, 9:01pm
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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

Re: HID's in rain [Re: dea7hr0w] #58536 Nov 8, 11:34pm Nov 8, 11:34pm
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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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