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Headlights go off and on while driving

After a while driving the headlights on my 1993 ford tbird go completely off than come back on again. This keeps repeating

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  • ffemt299 May 05, 2009

    After about 5 minutes of driving the headlights will flash on and off, mine do not come back on and stay on though. I have to turn them off, wait about 30 seconds and then turn them back on and they are good for another 2-3 minutes

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The head light switch on the t bird is good for melting they get a bad conection you should check the wires on it if there melted the dealer has a pig tail to replace it replace the switch to

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