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Captiva Sport HID Flicker

Discussion in 'Lighting Discussion' started by Camaro69car, Dec 17, 2013.

  1. Camaro69car

    Camaro69car Member 1 Year 100 Posts

    I'm just curious on how you can run HID's with DRL's without having the bulbs flicker. I just bypassed my DRL on my last vehicle, not sure what to do on the Captiva.
  2. IanF

    IanF Rockstar 100 Posts

    Use a relay kit wired directly to the battery with the HID kit. It then only uses the power from youor lights to turn on the ballast with full power from the battery directly. Its the cheapest solution to flicker in the HIDs about $10.
  3. Camaro69car

    Camaro69car Member 1 Year 100 Posts

    Where can I find such a kit?
  4. IanF

    IanF Rockstar 100 Posts

    Anyone who sells the HID kits also sells the relay kits
  5. Pikey

    Pikey Moderator Staff Member 2 Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

  6. Camaro69car

    Camaro69car Member 1 Year 100 Posts

    and that was the problem I had with my old car, only 1 relay, and I'd blow through it once a month. had to keep extra ones in stock.

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