View Full Version : Fuse #11 and 12

05-06-2006, 11:43 PM
I was reading through a bunch of HID tutorials and they all say that you are required to replace fuse numbers 11 and 12 with 15w fuses. I was wondering how much would the dealer charge for these fuses or would it be possible for me to pick them up from somewhere else?

05-07-2006, 02:25 AM
you can pick up fuses from canadian tire

Justin e36
05-07-2006, 03:41 AM
as gamite said, blade fuses are available at Canadian Tire. If you go to the dealer, they'll probably give you one for free.

I buy my fuses from the dollar store. I get a package with 14 fuses. (2x 5A, 2x 10A, 4x 15A, 4x 20A, 2x 30A) for $1. I did some tests on them with the amp meter, and tests blowing them... they're no different than the Canadian Tire ones.

05-07-2006, 09:36 AM
Don't replace them immediately.

I know guys running 35w HID kits on 7.5A fuses still, it's fine. I'm running 10A (for high-wattage bulbs prior to HID conversion) and they have never blown. Personally I like the idea of having less headroom in that department.