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      04-28-2008, 09:34 PM   #67
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      04-29-2008, 12:50 AM   #68
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Yo alex, i know you said dont ask you to help us out. However, i live about 5 minutes from westwood, so i was wondering if you would be willing to help me do it. I am utterly TERRIBLE with electronic things, i couldnt even install my JBs2 let alone this. So if you are willing please let me know
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      06-02-2008, 02:03 PM   #69
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I think im gonna try this in a couple days maybe when i come back from work...any other suggestions? i got those resistors in the mail and my electrical tape is ready. I do not have a soldering gun thinking about doing it without one?
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      09-08-2008, 12:46 PM   #70
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Excellent! I will try this soon!
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      09-08-2008, 01:15 PM   #71
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the video n the person who recorded is stupider than this thread..
whats the whole point of this video? showin off his navi.
"Thats it"
I bet mom and dad are just soooooooo proud of you .....

Talk about FAIL.
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      10-30-2008, 01:10 AM   #72
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Just covered some of the wires which were poorly taped and now my xenons aren't turning with the car...should I just check my connection again?? omg ... wtf?
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      10-30-2008, 01:15 AM   #73
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I believe people who have done this mod said that it takes a couple days of driving till you will see the headlights fix themselves.

I am doing this after i get home! got my 25W resistors in my glove box hahah just need a friend with the soldering gun.
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      10-30-2008, 01:16 AM   #74
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Just covered some of the wires which were poorly taped and now my xenons aren't turning with the car...should I just check my connection again?? omg ... wtf?
Your finished, you blew the adaptive lamp motor....joking, haha just drive around a little, they will come back on soon enough, don't worry, I got freaked out too when this happened.
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Yo alex, i know you said dont ask you to help us out. However, i live about 5 minutes from westwood, so i was wondering if you would be willing to help me do it. I am utterly TERRIBLE with electronic things, i couldnt even install my JBs2 let alone this. So if you are willing please let me know
I will help anyone on the forums, you asked if I could do them for you, and I answered you "if I install it for you, or come to you and help you install them, I would have to do the same for the many other people who asked."

I have helped many people on this forum and I will help anyone who asks, please do not make it seem like I don't want to help. Anyone needs my help feel free to instant message me, email me, or message me on the forums and I will help you with any question no matter how long it takes.
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Yo alex, i know you said dont ask you to help us out. However, i live about 5 minutes from westwood, so i was wondering if you would be willing to help me do it. I am utterly TERRIBLE with electronic things, i couldnt even install my JBs2 let alone this. So if you are willing please let me know
So sorry, ignore that post before this one, I thought you was that kid who kept annoying me in PM's telling me to come out and do it for him. My bad...PM me, I can help you with parts you do not understand.
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      10-30-2008, 10:23 PM   #77
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Alex, hey, I did this mod a while back and all was fine, but recently I got a bulb out error on my dash saying "143." All of my signals still work properly so I figured that it must have been the load resistor that was the problem. I tried replacing those as well, and I still have the error on my dash. Any idea what the problem could be? I'm stumped and this light is annoying the crap out of me.
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      10-31-2008, 12:33 AM   #78
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SUCCESS TODAY!!!

Will take photos later!!!
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Alex, hey, I did this mod a while back and all was fine, but recently I got a bulb out error on my dash saying "143." All of my signals still work properly so I figured that it must have been the load resistor that was the problem. I tried replacing those as well, and I still have the error on my dash. Any idea what the problem could be? I'm stumped and this light is annoying the crap out of me.
Bro Im running with a yellow warning ... it has to do with lighting...not sure whether its the GP Thunders or this Amber delete but it doesn't bother me too much..
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      11-01-2008, 01:23 AM   #80
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soo HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE warnings now?

because now i am scared!
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      11-01-2008, 06:40 AM   #81
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this might be a very stupid question, but if the electricity for the turn signal is drawn from the sidemarker, wouldn't the two bulbs be dimmer, since the electricity is now shared?
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soo HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE warnings now?

because now i am scared!
I was fine for a few months with no problems at all, but all of a sudden I have an error and I have no clue why since everything is working fine.

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this might be a very stupid question, but if the electricity for the turn signal is drawn from the sidemarker, wouldn't the two bulbs be dimmer, since the electricity is now shared?
No, the bulbs won't be any dimmer.
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so what does bulb out error 143 stand for?
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      11-05-2008, 01:57 AM   #84
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Day Time Photo with iPhone, I will get better photos later on. Its snowing here in Calgary.



Thanks to Alex for DIY!
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      11-05-2008, 05:55 AM   #85
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^^^ I am so f**king jealous! That looks SICK! I only wish i can find someone in the NJ/NY that knows how to do this! BTW.....how long did it take you from start to finished product?
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so what does bulb out error 143 stand for?
I don't know... I tried searching the site, but couldn't come up with anything.
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any idea where i can buy these load resistors?? radio shack?? pep boys??

i wanna do this mod tonight
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      11-05-2008, 01:26 PM   #88
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any idea where i can buy these load resistors?? radio shack?? pep boys??

i wanna do this mod tonight
https://www.electronicwoot.com/index...ge=shop.browse

I'm not EXACTLY sure which one you'll need but it should help
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