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      05-21-2009, 04:57 PM   #1
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HELP!! Angel eyes out after HID fog install

Sone time After installing my HID fogs my angel eyes went out. I have angelibrights and alumina 6000k fogs. Any ideas?
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both angel eyes?
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both angel eyes?
Yes, both

What's weird is that it happened of course when I was driving home. I noticed in another cars reflection that they weren't on.

Before this happened, the fogs initially weren't working, (they stayed on for like 30 seconds then turned off), so we swapped the supplied "decoder" for a different capacitor and that fixed the issue. But now the angle eyes are out. What gives?!?!

I'm also worried if I go to the dealer that they will void my warranty if I ask them to fix it.
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check to make sure the DRL is selected in the idrive, some reason mine switched off when i was working on my fogs...
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check to make sure the DRL is selected in the idrive, some reason mine switched off when i was working on my fogs...
Don't have idrive.....
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Don't have idrive.....

use the cruise control stalk then!
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use the cruise control stalk then!
Why would I have an error for both angel eyes then? There is something more complicated going on then just simply having the option turned off. Thanks though.
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Why would I have an error for both angel eyes then? There is something more complicated going on then just simply having the option turned off. Thanks though.
oh didnt realize you were getting errors too.. try switching back to stock and see if it works.
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Yes I would go back to stock to see if the angels work...If it doesn't work back to stock, I hope nothing is FRIED...
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What about if I checked the fuses for the angel eyes....maybe the fuses blew because of the distribution of the current......I believe there are replacement fuses in the glove compartment.
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