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Old 01-21-2008, 06:10 PM   #1
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angel eye problem.

ok so i had my angel eyes working fine for about a month and then one day they dont come on (all four). i took my car to a shop (to get something else fixed) and they said they dont mess with angel eyes once already installed. he said its usually the ballasts tho. but i bought my eyes from a forum member who had them on his car before and they worked fine. he had them on for a few months i think.

please help im very confused. im thinking its something in the ecu box or something around the ground wire. im pretty sure nothing is loose.

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Old 01-21-2008, 06:32 PM   #2
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Check the fuse. Its doubtful that both ballasts go out at the same time.......
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where is the fuse. so many people have told me this but i have no idea where the fuse is. please help me monk3y
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Old 01-21-2008, 06:40 PM   #4
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nevermind i found it.
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Old 01-21-2008, 06:50 PM   #5
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its not the fuse. any other things i can try?
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Old 01-21-2008, 07:55 PM   #6
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Check the ground and ECU tap as well.
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i checked those also. i have no idea what the problem is.
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i checked those also. i have no idea what the problem is.
did you replace the fuse? even if it doesn't look like its blown it still might be. Check all wiring for any splits.........
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yeah i put in a few new fuses. and checked all my wires.
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Old 02-10-2008, 05:14 PM   #10
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ok today i took out everything all my wires and put them all back. my eyes still wont work. anyone else have any ideas?
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I really think it's a fuse issue or power issue. Have you tried jiggling the fuse holder to see if the red wiring going into the holder is secure?
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Old 02-10-2008, 06:03 PM   #12
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i disconnected my battery then took off the power part where the power for the car is grounded where i also have my angel eyes powered to and rehooked that up. i tired different fuses with no luck again.

this is the diy i used followed it exactly.

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum...d.php?t=820659
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Old 02-10-2008, 06:07 PM   #13
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i redid this whole step.

http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum...74&postcount=3
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