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Old 07-24-2012, 10:07 AM
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HID fog lights flicker on one side and cut off, help please

I recently installed my HID fog light kit on my car. I also purchased the relay kit for safe measures. Once connected, the relay box makes a constant loud noise and my passengers side fog light flickers then goes out. I am leaving for Afghanistan very soon and would like to just get my car finished. Can anyone let me know what else I need to purchase? Thanks in advance
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Old 07-24-2012, 10:12 AM
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I recently installed my HID fog light kit on my car. I also purchased the relay kit for safe measures. Once connected, the relay box makes a constant loud noise and my passengers side fog light flickers then goes out. I am leaving for Afghanistan very soon and would like to just get my car finished. Can anyone let me know what else I need to purchase? Thanks in advance
I had that flickering issue... you will need the capacitor/signal cancellers not the relay.
something like this...

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Hid-Xenon-Co...3bba3f&vxp=mtr

I have them installed on my 3 series and 7 series..
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Old 07-24-2012, 10:16 AM
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Thank you for the info, being that Im in a time crunch I won't be able to order and get them before my departure. Is there any other way of going about adding capacitors?
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Old 07-24-2012, 11:05 AM
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Check these thread..I've done the second on Infiniti's and Honda's but haven't on a BMW.

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=617166

http://www.argyrides.eu/bmw/mods/bi-.../xenon_lcm.htm
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Use a test light to determine you did not cris cross the positive and negatives going in the harness/ballast.
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Old 08-18-2012, 02:21 PM
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Thank you First_745Li capacitors for the fogs cured the problem. Next mission, clear all errors for installed LED lights. (All lights replaced with LED's)
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Old 08-18-2012, 07:06 PM
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Awesome, thanks for the follow up.
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Old 10-29-2013, 05:08 AM
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I have just installed 55w hid foglights to supress the error I was having, and now get the flickering that is I was not expecting.
Seeing that this had work in your seven series I am ordering from Ebay!
Thanks for sharing the info!

P.S Great rims you have!

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