Is a way to bypass the DRL module?
06-18-2012, 09:59 AM
On The Tree
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Hinesville/FT.Stewart, GA
| | Is a way to bypass the DRL module?
On my 01 T/A the drl module seems to have failed. Is there a way to bypass it without cutting any wires, to test it to make sure it is the module, before I spend the money on a new one? I just don't want to buy a new one and it not be the problem.
My symptoms are no drl's, no turn signals in front, no 4 ways in the front, and if I try to put on just the fog lights the headlights open, but headlights just don't light up untill I flip the headlight switch to the headlight on position.
2001 Black Trans Am: carbon fiber WS6 ram air hood, ceramic coated hooker long tubes, OR y-pipe, flowmaster exhaust, SLP lid, K&N, Diablosport Predator tuner, factory LS6 intake, adjustable torque arm, adjustable control arms, adjustable panhard bar, adjustable air ride coilovers, black ZO6 wheels
06-18-2012, 12:26 PM
Brought out of retirement Super Moderator
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Killeen, TX
A lot of people are driving around just fine with their DRL box unplugged. It was one of the first things I did on my old car. Not sure how it would affect the other items?
2010 Cadillac CTS-V
2000 NHRA Edition Formula, A4, Hard Top
2000 Trans Am WS6
1998 Formula WS6 1LE
06-20-2012, 01:00 PM
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: dayton, ohio
If the headlights pop up but don't turn on when you just have the fog lights on you may have a stripped gear. It could be two different issues at the same time.
2002 Formula-black, auto, Slp lid, Loudmouth 1 exhaust
1999 TA-pewter, auto, SLP lid, Flowmaster, UMI SFC, SLP stb, C6 vette wheels
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