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Old 06-22-2003, 08:29 AM   #1
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headlamps?

ok, quick post. ive run into a weird problem w/ my headlights heres the info on the lamps: stock square style, quad lamps, havent touchem in any way. Now i put all new interior wireing in (didnt touch anything that whent through the fire wall) and i find out that when i turn my head lights on the two outer lamps light (as there supposed to) but when i hit high beams both drivers side bulbs go dead and on the passenger side both lamps light as there supposed to. any ideas bad connection some where? burnt something?

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ps if ive left anything out, lemmi know and ill get it 2 u, thx again.
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Old 06-22-2003, 01:44 PM   #2
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Re: headlamps?

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ok, quick post. ive run into a weird problem w/ my headlights heres the info on the lamps: stock square style, quad lamps, havent touchem in any way. Now i put all new interior wireing in (didnt touch anything that whent through the fire wall) and i find out that when i turn my head lights on the two outer lamps light (as there supposed to) but when i hit high beams both drivers side bulbs go dead and on the passenger side both lamps light as there supposed to. any ideas bad connection some where? burnt something?

THX

ps if ive left anything out, lemmi know and ill get it 2 u, thx again.

Almost certainly a bad ground, the question is where. Start out with the ground connectors behind the headlights on the inner fenders and you'll probably find the problem.
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Old 06-22-2003, 06:57 PM   #3
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Allright cool, ill give those a check and get back.

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