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I have a 1999 Ford Ranger. Passanger side low beam lamp went out replaced bulb and still have same problem. High beam still works

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Defective head light relay, Or broken wires ,

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The left and right low beams are on separate fuses. Fuse 8 and fuse 4 in the instrument panel fuse block. They should both be ten amp fuses. Check those first. If the fuses are good let me know if you have daytime running lamps or not and ill be happy tonhelpmyou get this solved.

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SOURCE: low beams don't work

i would check that tail light and make sure there are no wires touching each other. sounds like a deffinant short some where.

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hi check your bulbs first but the problem is a bad ground or a faulty connecter look at the drivers side first clean all the grounds and connectors yates210456

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It is most likely the multifunction switch has a bad contact, also pull and check the main hdlight switch for burned connectors.

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hi from uk for info the dip beams have a seperate fuse in fuse box for each side offside and nearside so if bulb is ok ? check fuses if you have h/book ? it will give location and amperage of fuse required also the same goes for the side/tail licence plate lights are on seperate fuses so you do not lose all lights if fuse goes

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SOURCE: Right headlamp doesn't work on low beam only

in this case make sure you have voltage going to the low beam lights. 12 volts. you need a volt meter. if you do not have volatge you have to check and make sure power is going through the fuse. a bad fuse will be broke, but you can have a good fuse with no power going through it. if you have power going through the fuse you have a wiring open somewhere between fuse and whatever is between the headlight connecter.

plz check and get back i will keep checking on here on and off.

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