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      07-22-2011, 02:39 AM   #1
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Interesting Angel Light Question

I just had new angel lights installed, but I think there is something wrong with it.

If I remember correctly OEM angel lights stay on when I turn off the engine and get out of the car.

After I got the new angel lights installed that function is gone, but the angel eyes does turn on when I open the door again.

Is this normal?
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      07-22-2011, 01:45 PM   #2
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I just had new angel lights installed, but I think there is something wrong with it.

If I remember correctly OEM angel lights stay on when I turn off the engine and get out of the car.

After I got the new angel lights installed that function is gone, but the angel eyes does turn on when I open the door again.

Is this normal?
Mine stay on and then fade out like the OEM ones do.
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Check your setting on idrive. See if you can change them around. GL
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which set do you have derric?
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I could be wrong, but OEM angel eyes don't always come on automatically. It depends on outdoor lighting for one (ie only comes on when dark) and two, i think the light switch has to be on auto.
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which set do you have derric?
The Angel Brights, FYI if you are looking for something super bright during the day they may not be for you. But I have had no problems with them
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