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Anybody have an idea how to disable the daytime runnung lights? Used to be as simple as pulling the DRL fuse - it told you which one in the fuse id section of the manual
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post #2 of 10 Old 11-29-2007, 08:49 AM
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People have said that you just have to program the smart junction box, but my dealer just said that it was a lot more complicated and I would have to get an aftermarket product for it. Fortunately, the passive security option I got enabled it
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Your truck has daytime running lights???......

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all the SD i have seen don't have daytime running lights
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Mine doesn't have DRLs, but there is an "auto" on the light switch that you can flip to.... is that what you are talking about?

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canadian trucks have drls. i think that there should be a fuse or a relay that you can take out to disable the drls. i know that in my car, i had to pull out a relay, but the dash indicator is still showing that the drls are on.

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http://powerstroke.org/forum/99-03-7...m-problem.html

its like fuse number #12 under the hood in that tread people said theres was a red 10 amp fuse but mine was a blue 15 amp fuse. i just turned the key on and then pulled the fuse out and the lights went off.

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Canadian truck have them huh? Well you learn something new every day.....is it a government reg up there?

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It is a regulation here. We have to have daytime running lights on all new vehicles now. I dont think ambers count, but I could be wrong.
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I had DRL's but went to the dealer and had them programmed off. It cost a 1/2 hr labor, $42. I don't know if pulling the fuse will cause anyother problems so I just went the safe route. The did it in about 15 min while I waited. If you have the dealer program them off, you know you aren't messing anything else up.
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