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Flickering and non-working headlights

Ive got a Toyota Corolla with almost 200,000 miles on it. recently i have been having TONS of issues. the biggest one being that my headlights aren't working right. They flicker when i start the car and once i turn the light switch, they either go normal or shut off completely. ive been left having to drive home in the dark MANY times because of this and in desperate need of help.. ive checked the fuses, the bulbs, the ground wire, near everything. nothing is working. any ideas?!

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With everything youve checked, its time to start replacing wires.

Posted on Dec 08, 2012

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SOURCE: 2003 Toyota Corolla Headlights

I have an 03 corolla and in 04 we had this same problem. It was really bad when the temps would dip very low(appeaered to be cold sensitive). I would jump-start the car and let it warm up and the problem would go away. The dealership replaced the module that worked with the sensor(the sensor for the auto headlights) and since then we have not had this problem. Also from my understanding there was a manufacturers release on this, but not a recall. Hope this helps.

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SOURCE: I have a 2003 Toyota corolla

Have you checked the fuel pumps

Posted on May 20, 2009

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SOURCE: Headlights won't turn off, ever.

Sounds like a bad headlight switch. Also was there an alarm system on it at anytime? Alot of people hack all kinds of wires installing them improperly. I'll bet that's the case but I could be wrong. Let me know.

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throttle position sensor needs to be changed

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SOURCE: 1991 Toyota Camry tail lights not working

it is the light switch

Posted on Feb 14, 2009

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