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So I know that most green HID kits are total junk. But I found some sets for $30. (more so proves that they're junk) BUT to me 30 bucks is something easy to spend to gamble on something pretty cool. Obviously the odds are against me. but oh well! haha

SO these HIDS aren't plug and play with the existing fog lights. So ill have to run a switch, which is all right because then I can have the green fogs on along with my high beams.

I don't know how many of you are familiar with second gens, but on the overhead console there's a spot to put a garage door opener with a little button thing. I plan on removing that, and putting a piece of Plexiglas and some Green LEDs up there, ill tie the leds right up to the positive after the switch on the 12v so the LED lights up that hole when the HIDs are on. Orrrrr ill tie that up to a relay. but with a small led strip and a wire straight off the battery, i don't think ill have a problem.

So ill get these ordered when i get some cash!
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You and these damn green HID's lol.
Well I just recently did a same thing with my hid fogs. You will need a relay and a fuse too. I wired the hids to a switch I installed right to the battery, so no nothing any truck wiring. Quite a bit of wire was needed, and the damn cold didn't help.
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Old 02-21-2014, 01:06 AM
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green is the shizzzzzz XD
Relay for what exactly? More than the LEDs? haha
And yeah i was going to have a fuse, i just didn't mention it hah
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green is the shizzzzzz XD
Relay for what exactly? More than the LEDs? haha
And yeah i was going to have a fuse, i just didn't mention it hah
For the HID bulbs. When I wanted to do mine, I got in contact with Asur who was one of the electrical geniuses around here. He emailed me this diagram for guidance. The supply wire just needs to be run right to the battery.


It is a 40amp relay, and I forget the fuse I have in there, it may be 30, but I forget if I changed it.
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What is the box before the first HID?
What is the hi low ignition wire? is that like just to power the switch?
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What is the box before the first HID?
What is the hi low ignition wire? is that like just to power the switch?
There is the box which just shows the power wiring being connected. Then the big box is the relay.

The high low ign is I think just another way to wire everything up all into the trucks power. I know Asur had all his switches disconnected until he started his truck then his switchpanel came alive. He could leave all switches on and they did nothing till the truck started. I just wired that wire to the battery instead of trying to get overly fancy.
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ahkay. yeah i got that that was the relay. But is that just like a butt splice connecting the two ballasts? haha
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ahkay. yeah i got that that was the relay. But is that just like a butt splice connecting the two ballasts? haha
thats how I did mine, but you could sauder it or anything. just gotta connect it somehow.
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hah i assumed you just connected them, but i didnt know if there was anything fancy that i was missing hahaha.

I might try soldering them. MY friend is getting this nifty butane soldering iron.
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hah i assumed you just connected them, but i didnt know if there was anything fancy that i was missing hahaha.

I might try soldering them. MY friend is getting this nifty butane soldering iron.
I just got a simple saudering iron that is like a pointed rod that heats up lol.. works great for 12 bucks.

I originally thought that they would be straight connected, but apparently not lol.
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