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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-25-2010, 06:23 PM Thread Starter
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Headlight Switch????

ok this might sound like a dumb noob question but need some help i have a 2010 ms3 and looking to put leds in the grille area and wanted to know if there is anyway to wire the lights up to the headlights so when u turn on the headlights the leds will come on as well?

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Re: Headlight Switch????

Tap +/- wires of LEDs into the +/- wires of the headlight. Use a voltmeter and appropriate resistors for the LEDs.

But what color LEDs? I would wire them to a separate switch just in case I had to turn them off quickly


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Re: Headlight Switch????

I'd love to see some pictures after you get this working.


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Re: Headlight Switch????

HEY i have the EXACT problem!!!!, i have ms3 2010 and i tried hooking them to the parking lights.... but if u notice on the 2010s they put the partking light bulb impossible to get out... like impossible....

So when u get it hooked up anywhere please let me know!!! i want to hook up my LEDS

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Re: Headlight Switch????

i hooked up 12 in white leds across the headlights i did the cheap n easy way i didnt bake nor put them in side i jsut mounted them to the top of the headlights and looks just as good. i tap into the headlight wires like u said and they work perfect take a look let me know what u think?
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