Frede_Bach

Retrofit full led headlights

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Hi guys

i am new here in the site, and I am looking for some help.

i am looking into retrofitting the full led headlights on my 2018 st-line

my car was bulid 2 weeks after the Led option was available. I have looked around the car, and it has all the connections for the levelling sensors. I have allready tried to mount one headlights. The Drl worked fine, the normal driving light came on, but flashes when the engine is running. But no high beam. I will try to mount the Hcm tomorrow to see if this help

Have anybody found anything in forscan regards coding of the headlights?

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I know there have been topics about if it is possible. I have searched the interweb for quite some time, and have not found anybody as stupid as me who is trying to make this work.

i tried mounting a led headlight and hcm yesterday, but that didn’t change anything. Still no high beam, flashing main beam and indicator hyper flashing. Had a go with forscan but had no drop down menus regarding headlights. I don’t have much experience with forscan so I didn’t play around with the hex codes.

i hope to find somebody who is a forscan guru to help me break the code. The Led headlights is the only thing I need for my car to as I want. And I am pretty sure it is possible  

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In all honesty, I think you are probably one of the very few people that have made some progress with this modification. 

Many including me have thought about it but due to a general lack of any information, it takes a brave person to have a crack at it given the associated cost and high risk of failure. 

Have you had to install any self-levelling sensors? 

Good luck with it either way, would be good to see it work. 

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I have searched all over the internet for about a year, and haven’t found anybody doing this conversion.

i am in that lucky situation that my best mate sells parts at a ford dealer, so I can do the conversion relative cheap. But we are being sensible and only order a minimum to se if we can make it work.

i haven’t fitted the levelling sensors yet, as that is the “easy” part. My intention is to do it the oem way, but I will first look at this, when the headlights work. Can you have a look under your car, to see if you have the wire for the levelling sensors? It is located by the left rear wheel 

i have gathered a couple of vins from cars with the led option, and will have to analyse the A’s-built data, and hopefully find the right hex to make it work 

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