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#1 (permalink) Old 06-10-2005, 12:59 PM
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OK, my ZKW's with DDE ehanced are coming in tomorrow, and sicne I know a bunch of you have these I was wondering if you had any tips for me on the installation, and am wanting to do the "parking light delete" so that only the DDE's will light up when I put them on parking light, any help would be most apreciated!


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Make sure to test everything before you install the new lights.
And try to keep the position of the expanding rivets so you don't have to adjust them too much afterwards.

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Not to sound like a butthead for not knowing what the parking delete is...but what is that exactly? What does it do?


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Not to sound like a butthead for not knowing what the parking delete is...but what is that exactly? What does it do?
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OK, when you look at your switch, there's 3 options:

Position 0 - Off (nothing on)
Position 1 - Parking Lights
Position 2 - Lights on

Parking light delete mod turns your DDE (Angel eyes) into you parking lights, it's not really a "mod" but more a way of wiring them right..

Position 0 - Off (nothing on)
Position 1 - Parking Lights (only angel eyes on, great for around dusk)
Position 2 - On (hids and angel eyes on, still no parking lights)


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So basically your parking lights never come on..interesting anyone got any pics of this? I understand the concept now but it'd be cool to see


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You can see it in almost all pictures of peoples cars if they have the ellipsoids with angel eyes. The orange corner parking light does not come on but it still works as a turn signal. PLus you can run your fogs if you like that with angel eyes for a cool looking effect before it gets real dark.

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I did the parking light delete but connected the city light (small light in the high beam compartment). Here are a couple of pics:

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Well, they are on the car. They look great, I will post pics in a little bit.

OK, install was pretty easy ONCE Umnitza sent me the wiring diagram, it all went smoothly, however, the ZKW's are longer than stock headlights, so it was a bit hard to get them in since on one side their is the intake and on other one the siren for alarm (which I had to relocate and I have stock alarm...) But I love the way they look. However, I won't be fully pleased up until my super bright white bulbs come in.

NOW the question is... Do I put eyebrows on or not?


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http://www.unitedbimmer.com/forums/thread1719.html

For pics, won't let me repost them here for some reason...


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Looking good!

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