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Old 12-01-2011, 09:45 PM   #1
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Question High beam light flickers when I turn on my HID fog lights?

Hey guys, I just installed HID fog lights on my '03 330Ci and I noticed that when I push the button for the fog lights, the high beam light in the instrument cluster flickers for less than a second. Am I missing something here?

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Old 12-03-2011, 12:00 AM   #3
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I had the same issue, i ordered a slim hid kit and i dont have it anymore. I heard that if you install the relay/hid wiring harness it will solve your problem.

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You need a wiring harness asap. I suggest NOT turning them on till you get it because it my case it fried my BC stalk button.
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Old 12-06-2011, 10:55 AM   #5
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Also as rizwan suggested get a hid kit with slim ballast. I personally would get the OSRAM CBI 5000K HID lights. They are some of the brightest bulbs on the market and as well are 5000K with no loss of light output over 4300K bulbs. The second bulb I would suggest is the Philips 81522+ bulbs. They are 4300K but they are a bit brighter than the stock bulbs.

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Reviving my thread from the dead. So after a while I picked up a Morimoto kit from TRS and I still have this issue even with the properly supplied harness. Anyone else have any solutions to this issue? Thanks guys.
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