Re: [DML] Interior courtesies delay unit interaction with LED bulbs
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Re: [DML] Interior courtesies delay unit interaction with LED bulbs



It's behaving correctly. I had the same problem when I put my LEDs in, 
so the white relay now sits in the glove box.

Until you get Elvis' updated relay, you can simply remove it. Then the 
lights will turn on when you open the door and turn off when you close 
the door.

Farrar Hudkins
#2613

ksgrimsr wrote:
> 
> 
> Hi guys,
> 
> I installed some LED bulbs in my car since I like the whiteness of the
> light from them.
> 
> With the LED bulbs my courtesies delay unit stopped working, leaving
> the interior lights on indefinitely. So I put the delay module on my
> bench and found that my delay unit needs about 250mA of current draw
> to reliably turn off after the delay time.
> 
> I could reverse-engineer the module and answer this for myself, but
> I'm feeling lazy today and through I'd just ask first. Does the delay
> unit require a minimum current draw to function correctly (and
> therefore is not compatible with LED bulbs in the interior dome
> lights) or is my module behaving eratically and needing replacement?
> 
> Knut


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