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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 1:23 am 
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Stupid question perhaps.

Installed full Fairmont wiring and features in my ED XR6 and the delay lighting only works on entry? Is that how its supposed to work?

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 11:23 am 
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not sure what you mean ... are you refering to the diming of the interior lights after you shut the door?

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 11:24 am 
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Yeah I'm not sure if I'm on the same wavelength, but my understanding is int lights come on when car is smartlock keyfob opened before door is opened, or come on when door is opened, go off instantly when ign is turned on, or fade out when door is closed.

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 1:41 pm 
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Yeah I'm not sure if I'm on the same wavelength, but my understanding is int lights come on when car is smartlock keyfob opened before door is opened, or come on when door is opened, go off instantly when ign is turned on, or fade out when door is closed.



Sounds about right, thats what my EL does.

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 3:16 pm 
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@ above - yup

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 9:09 pm 
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Yeah but when you exit the car using the internal door handle, then shut the door is the lighting supposed to go instantly off, or still stay on for a few seconds?

 

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Int lights should stay on for about 20 secs, then go out (low series BEM), or fade out (mid & high series BEM).

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 10:18 pm 
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Anyone with a EBII/ED able to confirm? Sounds like EF/EL is different? (heres hoping)

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 10:21 pm 
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Sturmovik wrote:
Anyone with a EBII/ED able to confirm? Sounds like EF/EL is different? (heres hoping)


my 94 NC is the same as what snap said.

snap0964 wrote:
int lights come on when car is smartlock keyfob opened before door is opened, or come on when door is opened, go off instantly when ign is turned on, or fade out when door is closed.


pretty sure thats what my car does.

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 10:33 pm 
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snap0964,

My EL Futura fades out.. Futura would definately be a low series BEM...

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 10:36 pm 
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My EL Futura fades out.. Futura would definately be a low series BEM...


nah, futura is mid series

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 10:51 pm 
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And a nice blue colour BEM too . . . . . . :P

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 02, 2006 10:55 pm 
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Futura is mid series? WOW, you learn something everyday!!

I thought it was just a dressed up pov pack.

 

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hell no.

slowed XR.

 

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Territory fades in and out.
I think it stays on for about 20 sec as Snap said and then fades out.
Or unless you start the car ... and it turns the interior light off immediately.

I think it's the same with my AUII XLS ute too

 

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