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Old 10-05-2009, 02:57 PM
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Default head lights wont turn on

all my other lights work but not the damn heallights i bought a new switch but still wont work any ideas??
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Old 10-05-2009, 02:58 PM
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U check your fuse?
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Old 10-05-2009, 03:04 PM
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check to see if you have power in the plug with a test light. i've seen both bulbs blow at the same time . verry rare but it has hapened. may just be a fuse tho.
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Old 10-05-2009, 03:11 PM
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i checked the fuses they all good and check the wires at headlights theres no power all the other lights are working
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Old 10-05-2009, 03:16 PM
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When you put the new switch in did u get it connected good
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Old 10-05-2009, 03:20 PM
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im pretty sure i did because it makes the other lights turn on
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Old 10-05-2009, 03:22 PM
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i'd pop a new fuse in there and re-check the fuse may be causing your greif
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Old 10-05-2009, 04:20 PM
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still dont work damn idk wtf is wrong
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Try tracing the wires. It will be long task but it might lead to the problem.
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Old 10-06-2009, 07:12 PM
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all righty i smelled something funny out of the steering wheel like something burned i took it apart and the blinker switch seem the thing to smell the most i took it apart and saw that the plug that goes connected to it was kinda melted so im heading to junkyard tomorow to get a blinker switch hopefully thats what it is
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Old 10-06-2009, 07:31 PM
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Dimmer switch!!!

Lost one on my 86 B II, about 10PM, 20 miles from the pavement, no head lights. Took me the next day to track down the problem.

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Old 10-07-2009, 02:48 PM
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problem fixed it was the damn blinker switch went to junk yard and got lucky and found one for 15$ otherwise at advance its 80$
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Old 10-08-2009, 08:23 AM
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problem fixed it was the damn blinker switch went to junk yard and got lucky and found one for 15$ otherwise at advance its 80$
Sweet!! This totally helped me!! WOO HOO!!
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Old 10-08-2009, 01:45 PM
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im glad it helped you
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Old 11-18-2009, 07:38 PM
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im glad it helped you
It wound up being a 10 minute replacement of the multifunction switch... about 5 screws and two plugs. I was totally sweatin' it that it was going to be all complicated too. **sigh**

What's crazy is I called a dealership and they wanted to charge me $320.00 including the part and labor. Went to bought it for $60.00 at AZone. SO you saved me $260.00. Thank you so much!!
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