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Headlights don twork

I have a 2001 cavalier the headlights dont work but the daytime running lights work. Would it be a switch and where is it located?

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Like to know more relay green wire coming off it runs all the way to the dash if i ground it at the connection at the dash lights will come on

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The daytime running lamps are the high beam bulbs connected in a series which puts a lower voltage to them causing them to appear dimmer. if your low beams are not working i'd start by checking the bulbs to make sure they're not just burnt out. then check the fuses. if that doesnt work let me know and i'll help you trouble shoot it further

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