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Old 08-04-2008, 01:12 PM   #1
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Fuse 32 or reflash?

So i looked around the forum and read up on why my headlight out bulb is on in my cluster after i installed my HIDs.

i read that pulling fuse 32 can cause the headlight to flicker on some cars... does anyone know if it will happen on my car?

my production month was 10/1998
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Old 08-04-2008, 03:08 PM   #2
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Don't pull the fuse. Just install capacitors and that will fix your flickering issue with your HIDs.
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Old 08-04-2008, 05:29 PM   #3
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if you want to do it right and have peace of mind, get it reflashed

if you are looking to temp solve the issue try the capacitors, it works for some and it doesnt for others, and its cheap enough
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Old 08-04-2008, 06:26 PM   #4
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don't do the fuse. where in socal are you at? i have a pair of warning cancellers that i can sell you if you want.
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Old 08-04-2008, 09:33 PM   #5
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how much is reflashing?

sillieidiot - what exactly is this warning canceler? pics? price? im in alhambra
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Old 08-04-2008, 09:33 PM   #6
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oh yea thanks for all the info everyone!
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Old 08-04-2008, 09:50 PM   #7
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how much is reflashing?

sillieidiot - what exactly is this warning canceler? pics? price? im in alhambra
about 100+ depending on the dealer. him you're like an 30 mins away, if you were closer i would just put them on your car and if it works, you can just buy it lol. instead of buying and not knowing.

basically what they do is eliminate the headlight warnings, it works well on some, some do not. i've used it on many cars with no problems.
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Old 08-05-2008, 11:24 PM   #8
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reflashing is the best. but second best would be to get the warning canceler. they plug right now. it goes in between your stock harness and the ballast.
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