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Help! LED taillights / EL-13 relay / wiring is not stock?

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I'm trying to add brightness to my taillights and decided to try the LED conversion that I've read on this site. I located a relay and plug and bought some LED bulbs. When I pulled the old relay out, the wire colors are not what I see in the article. I also have a wiring diagram, but I can't figure out where the relay is. (the pdf is called "BMW 2002 USA 12Volt 12 Fuse RoundTailight.pdf") 

Can anyone help me understand what three wires I need to plug my new relay into?

Here's what I have:




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Thats the wiper relay, the blinker should be just ahead of the hood latch lever.

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