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Old 09-12-2017, 02:00 PM   #1
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My headlights have started turning off and on randomly. At first it was only when the brights were on but last time I drove the dims started doing it too. dash and taill lights stay on and turn signals still work. any suggestions on were to start looking?

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Year? Engine? Model?
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Having all the info may help you get the answer you need. Sorry that I cant provide you with the answer though.
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Probably a bad headlight switch
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I've seen that frequently, so far it has always been the dimmer switch.
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Found the problem, the connector to the headlight switch was burnt. I replaced connector, switch and dimmer switch. seems to be working now.
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