Euro Light Gremlins
IRautenberg at comcast.net
Wed Dec 31 12:43:57 EST 2003
I really have to disagree here. They are for all intents and purposes the same. Osram/ Sylvania say so. I think Mike has some type of wiring/ grounding problem. Mike, let us know what you find.
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From: Djdawson2 at aol.com
To: ingo at waratap.com ; mdeltergo at hotmail.com ; mikemilr at blackfoot.net
Cc: 200q20v at audifans.com
Sent: Tuesday, December 30, 2003 1:04 PM
Subject: Re: Euro Light Gremlins
In a message dated 12/29/03 6:03:35 AM Mountain Standard Time, IRautenberg at comcast.net writes:
I know the connectors on a sealed beam bulb are not the same as when hooking
up an H4. So you're saying the ground/ high beam and low beam locations are
different in a 9003 vs. H4?
That's what I believe to be true. Unfortunately, I don't have an 9003 to experiment with. This would also explain decreased performance. You can ground any terminal of the 3, add hot to the other 2 (one at a time), and still get light. However, you can only ground 1 of the terminals, and get full brightness out of each of the 2 other posts. I believe the ground is different on the 9003, resulting in feedback to his relays.
Mike, let us know if the problem goes away when you change bulbs.
Dave in CO
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