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    does anyone know how to reset light fault on computer? I have recently put LED side lights in and due to low voltage the computer thinks i have a light out, and its starting to become an irritation the light on dash and 'parking light' warning

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    hi
    thiers noway to get rid off the warning,
    but you can buy some led's with a resistor built in, so the warning don't come up.

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    ah right ok, these ones that i got were supposed to have a resistor in but no joy

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    resistor kits are the only way matey, but last time i checked they were expensive, £15 for leds with built in resistors!!

    and you will still haave th flashing/strobing issue when you turn them off, or lock the car, or even unlock the car, or open the door after the car has been unlocked for a period.

    i had to remove mine for M.O.T so i stuck with m-tec 501's, i really really wish led's would work but i guess its a price to pay for veccy ownership

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    insulation tape sorts it out lol

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    yeah they flash after locking doors, even back reg lights do aswel

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    If you dont have rear heated seats. you can run a length of wire from the lights for these (come on with dash lights) and then run to the front with 2 new side light holders, then just cap of the standard bulbs/holders...

    I'm going to do this very soon if i ever get round to finish my decking i'll have a go at a how 2

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    good idea!, i might just give up and replace them with some normal 'white light' ones

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