Question about 1998 Ford Mustang

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Hi i have 97gt mustang *** import and have fitted new headlights today halo type and halos work ok and indicators ok but try to have halos on and then indicate halos go out so take it car cuts power to them as before indicator and side light where one twin filament bulb so is there a way round this ie pull a relay or fuse or by pass ?

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  • rb_ches Oct 10, 2009

    looks like i have paid for nothing as no ans,to my problem !

  • rb_ches Oct 10, 2009

    ans, i need is how to cure problem not just pull a relay ?

  • rb_ches Oct 16, 2009

    car not have day time running lights

  • rb_ches Oct 16, 2009

    looks like every one missing the problem ! new lights wired in correct you see side light and indicator where one twin filament bulb orange and when indicator used the car some how cuts the side light out it makes sense that this is how its was meant to be when left factory new as needs to cut power to side light to make indicator blink other wise it not show as on off and blinking so now that halos connected to side light feed they go out on putting indicator on please note this a mustang but made for japanese market and now in England's so i need to know how its doing this and how to change it and not by running a wire from battery to in car and to side lights ! must be better solution a bi pass or change a relay put a link in ?

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I think thta this is a installation problem. From the sound of it.. you are mostly concerned with the wiring... so that's what I will explain.

Okay... first of all... those 4 wires (2 red, 2 white) are for the actual halos. One set is for the low beam halo and one is for the hig beam halo. You are gonna wanna run the red power wires through the fender wall and tap into the parking light wire for your corner lights. Make sure that it is the wire for the parking light filiment... The one that stays on when you turn your parking lights on... not the one that flashes.

This way, when you turn your parking lights on, your halos will turn on also. Ground the black wires or run them to the negative stream of your parking lamps.


Here, I used speaker wire and connected both reds to one positive wire and both blacks to one negative wire.


Also can review this Instructions GUIDE

I hope helped. Good job.

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You can isolate the circut by removing the lighting fuses one at a time until you find the circut you need. I suggest installing a switch and a relay to protect the wireing harness. You could use the same switch and relay to run the lights off the battery directly, adding a fuse to the circut at the battery. You will have a difficult time disableing the daytime running lights, as it is a safety feature.

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Hi,

You'll need to pull a relay.

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Well paid for support and answer and what happens now ? as no ans, has come

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