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    Hi guys I've heard it's best to tell a certain control module that my car now has xenon lights fitted once I've fitted my hid kit latter today to my pre face. But what control module and option is it I code. Cheers guys

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    UEC and set xenons to present and then hit program, I've done this on a couple of vec's now, pre & facelift, 2 minute job!

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    Just did it yesterday.

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    does this make a difference, ive fitted an hid kit to mine, the light output is amazing , what does turning this on actually do

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    Means you don't have to run Cancellers, and they wont strobe when you turn them on or off. Some hid kits work without cancellers, some dont, due the canbus system.

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    ah, i had cancellors anyway so used them, all works fine, so no other difference then

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    When you unlock and lock you car do you not notice them flash from side to side about 6 times? This is the canbus bulb check system at work, most likely happens when your driving along the road too.

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    nope, nothing at all, only come on when i turn them on, no other signs of them any other time

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    All fitted ok no issues. Ballast and wiring under lamp as is the grimmer hole as wanted a factory look with no wires visible. No strobing like my LEDs so all happy but will still change the coding to prevent any issues

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    Hi buddy have you got opcom to activate xenons if not i have got if you want it doing mate
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