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This keeps coming on I have had the bulbs checked at a garage and they said all bulbs are fine and don't no why it comes up any ideas

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    larryocon499 Jan 23, 2013

    ok check your owners manual. ( index/warning lights) from what you first posted I guessed the warning light shown was a bulb blown indicator, if this symbol is listed as a blown bulb indicator! this is how it works! all bulbs in the car have a potential resistance and wattage! if this circuit resistanc go's above average it tells a module that a bulb is gone! please note!! even if a bulb is still lighting it maybe still at fault! if and when you confirm this warning light, I would suggest testing trailer socket and rear lights! have you replacee any bulbs recently? ?? if so they maybe incorrect watt size/ bad connection! this would result in intermittent warning lights!!

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    larryocon499 Jan 23, 2013

    was id say the bulb you fitted recently is at fault! ! im guessing one of three main faults, 1-bad connection at bulb 2- bad earth, 3- wrong size bulb!! has to be one of the three!! oh what I would also try just for pig iron! disconnect negative battery lead for a few minutes. Please note!! ***(radio may look for security code and station programs will be lost)*** let me know how it go's complete last step 1st .... : )

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More info! Make model and your please. .. but as a guess is there a tow bar fitted? If so was it fitted recently???

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    Vauxhall vectra life 1.9diesel there is a toe bar don't think it's been recently fitted

  • Emma Ellis Jan 23, 2013

    It has always been there since I brought the car yes it does mean a bulb has blow I changed my main beam lights but still comes up my side light are not very bright thou even when turn lights on full they not as bright as they should be

  • Emma Ellis Jan 24, 2013

    But it came up b4 new light fitted can't do battery as dont no the code of it licks :(

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