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    I am fedup with the parking light check left message so decided to see what best bulbs that are bright enough to accompany the HIDs without showing horrible yellow output!!

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    am not sure there are any. I tried the MTEC 501, but they are so dim they are pointless. I assume you are running 6k or higher HID?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chewy71 View Post
    am not sure there are any. I tried the MTEC 501, but they are so dim they are pointless. I assume you are running 6k or higher HID?
    5000k HIDs
    I'm currently using LED sidelights but have a feeling its not working properly causing parking light message. It shows light are fine but this parking light message must mean sidelights right?

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    Are the LED sidelights canbus compliant to fool the bulb failure warning system into thinking a normal 501 wedge bulb is fitted?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Dave View Post
    Are the LED sidelights canbus compliant to fool the bulb failure warning system into thinking a normal 501 wedge bulb is fitted?
    it is supposely canbus error free but i think its not! but no error showing up sidelight error

    what bulb is this "Parking Light" ????

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    "Parking light" on display = front sidelight.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hue Jarse View Post
    "Parking light" on display = front sidelight.
    That what i thought too. Got new ones but were gonna use it for internal lights which just arrived after 2 weeks!!!

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