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    Vehicle : Vectra-C

    Trim : SRi XP2 Nav

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    Can anyone please explain the function of the warning cancellers supplied with the Vectra specific Kit fron HID Direct? Do they need fitting and for what reasons? cheers.

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    Yer for them they stop warning lights on dash for bulb out errors I have canbus ballest don't need it and have a normal ballest that needs it as comes up with bulb out

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    As marc says bud there needed

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    The ballasts I got from hid direct had cancellers built in so I didn't use the separate ones. Not quite sure why there supplied tbh

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    When my lights are on they are fine. The bulb warning comes on when the off-side light goes off, like it should...?? My light works for around 5 mins then goes off, while re-light but only for another minute or so do you think ballast is faulty??

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    Quote Originally Posted by OPC View Post
    When my lights are on they are fine. The bulb warning comes on when the off-side light goes off, like it should...?? My light works for around 5 mins then goes off, while re-light but only for another minute or so do you think ballast is faulty??


    i fitted HID fog lights in my car the other day... and had the same issue... they would work for a while then go off completely and not turn back on (passenger side one wouldnt work) so i took the canceller out (capacitor) and it works a treat now the warning light comes on for like 5 seconds when the cars first started but that's about it

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