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Old 09-18-2009, 11:50 PM   #1
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DRL and foglights??

So, I have seen where folks have posted about unhooking the RS model DRL and wiring them up to the parking lights to have them work while driving at night?

Sounds great!! How would one go about doing this?

Also, I'm thinking why could you not have them for both applications.. How bout leaving them wired up as DRL normally but also splice into the parking lights to have them work w/ the normal headlites.. I suppose this would require a diode to be installed as well to keep the DRL's from powering the parking lites during the day.. ha..

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Old 09-21-2009, 10:29 AM   #2
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I am the one that posted with the parking lights. I have not got this done yet. sorry I wish I could help
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Old 09-21-2009, 12:44 PM   #3
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This is how it would work for me ideally(with RS cars):

With switch in "Auto" position:
- During day, (DRL) fog lights and halos would be on.
- In low light conditions, main HID headlight would come on in addition to the fog lights and halos.
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Old 09-21-2009, 01:39 PM   #4
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kinda what im looking at
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This is how it would work for me ideally(with RS cars):

With switch in "Auto" position:
- During day, (DRL) fog lights and halos would be on.
- In low light conditions, main HID headlight would come on in addition to the fog lights and halos.
yes i want this too
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Old 09-21-2009, 09:20 PM   #6
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me2! but only if i can make my drls white or blue i hate yellow
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Old 09-22-2009, 12:55 AM   #8
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I wired my DRLs up to my park light circuit today, so whenever the park lights (halos, etc) are on, the new and renamed fog lights now come on too.
However, I've also retained the standard DRL function.
I'll write up a DIY tomorrow or something, too late tonight.
Definately needs an LED bulb to match colors, but for now, this will do great.
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Old 09-22-2009, 01:02 AM   #9
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I wired my DRLs up to my park light circuit today, so whenever the park lights (halos, etc) are on, the new and renamed fog lights now come on too.
However, I've also retained the standard DRL function.
I'll write up a DIY tomorrow or something, too late tonight.
Definately needs an LED bulb to match colors, but for now, this will do great.

Awesome man! Can't wait.. Thanks!!
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If somebody got me detailed specs on how they wanted this wired, with wire lengths and everything, I could custom make some harnesses for this application with diodes and everything.
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Old 09-23-2009, 12:44 AM   #11
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I know I said I'd write it up today, but I didnt,
However, I did make some really good breakthroughs!
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eagerly waiting!!!
Has anyone looked into changing the color of the halos?
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