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Old 12-26-2012, 05:44 PM   #1
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Morimoto Bi-Xenon feature?

Hey guys,

I just did xi_chee's projector retrofit...looks great. I'm thinking about setting up the bi-xenon feature. Currently, I have halogen DRL's. I want to disable these as I'll be setting up AE's eventually, and have the bi-xenons. Could I (temporarily) remove the DRL bulbs, wire the bi-xenons to the DRL wires, and have them work when the high beams are turned on? I know this will activate bulb-out warning lights.
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Old 12-26-2012, 05:49 PM   #2
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I would not butcher anything like that.

Also I did the opposite. I enabled DRLs and removed angel eyes.


This will be moved to lighting, i'm sure!!
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Old 12-26-2012, 05:52 PM   #3
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You're right, I guess that would be counterproductive - I'm trying to salvage the lighting setup the PO had (terrible HIDs in halogen housing, awfully colored DRL and fog bulbs). I think I'm going to run DRLs and no AE's for a while.
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