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Automatic Car Light Operating Kit

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About this product

Overview

  • Optical sensor fitted on the inside of the vehicle's windscreen permanently detects light levels
  • When the light drops to less than 1000 lux, the electronic control unit activates the vehicle's low-beam and side lights automatically
  • When the light returns to 3000 lux, the lights are automatically switched off in less than 20 seconds

Product overview

  • Optical sensor fitted on the inside of the vehicle's windscreen permanently detects light levels
  • When the light drops to less than 1000 lux, the electronic control unit activates the vehicle's low-beam and side lights automatically
  • When the light returns to 3000 lux, the lights are automatically switched off in less than 20 seconds
  • The system can easily be switched off to return to manual mode using the on/off switch on the sensor


A change in daylight brightness is a day-to day situation when you drive - tunnels, underground parking, sudden weather changes, nightfall... Such sudden environmental changes are not always perceived by the driver, who may forget to switch the lights on, representing a real danger and a potential source of accidents. This easy to fit kit is an automatic lighting system that switches on the headlights as soon as the light becomes poor and switches them off again when sufficient light is restored. Please note: Not for installation on post 2002 Citroen and Peugeot models due to their unique electrical system not recognizing the need to switch the dashboard lights on after the system has been installed.

 

Specification

Package contents:
Detailed fitting instructions in 12 languages
Optical sensor and cable
Lighting wiring cable
ECU power cable
ECU mounted on a self-adhesive patch

Hi, I have a 1998 Porsche Carrera 911 996 Tiptronic C2. Will the system work on this model?

Asked by: Hoppy
Unfortunately we no longer stock this item as it has been discontinued from our range.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-05-28

Hi, how can I find out if this is compatible with my car? I can't even find the product on Valeo's own website. I have a 2014 Vauxhall Astra GTC. Any ideas? Thanks.

Asked by: Antony
This service is for frequently asked questions and does not allow two way communication, In order for us to best assist you with your technical issue please contact us on the details below: 0333 400 9500 or email technical@maplin.co.uk
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-03-01

Hii , dose the auto lights work with the key fob on a night ....

Asked by: Hassan b
Yes this will work fine in your intended application.
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-02-01

Does this fit any car I have a BMW e46 330ci

Asked by: Neil
User guide here .... https://maplindownloads.s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/A49JKUser-Manual-9161.pdf If you are in any way unsure regarding suitability or compatibility then you must check with the vehicle manufacturer, this is a self fit item, it is for you to determine suitability before installation.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-12-09

Hi Can anyone tell me what's the suggested fitting time for this Maplin  Automatic Car Light Operating Kit into a 2006 Mazda 6 Thanks JW

Asked by: JWalk
The time is purely down to the fitters expertise with these kind of items.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-12-06

Hi I have a 2009 peugot 207, would this be compatible with this? Thanks

Asked by: Oliver
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-11-30

Will this work on a 2011 year mini?

Asked by: Jase
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item.
Answered by: James
Date published: 2016-10-28

Will this Automatic Car Light Operating Kit work with my Isuzu MUX 2016

Asked by: Michael
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-03-24
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