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I have a 99 dodge ram 1500 4x4 with the drivers

I have a 99 dodge ram 1500 4x4 with the drivers side headlight that is very dim,like a bad ground.I have jumped the ground wire but nothing changes,the socket and bulb have been replaced as well.I checked fuses under the hood and in the dash and all were good.I am seeing postings in regards to headlight fuses for l and r headlights,does the 99 dodge have them as well?

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  • jcrea Apr 19, 2009

    Yes I replaced anything to do with the lighting,bulb,socket,fuses etc.

  • jcrea Apr 19, 2009

    As far as I know there is a module for the DRLs,I have not swapped out the relay under the hood as of yet because I wasnt sure that relay for the headlights was the problem,I figured if the relay was gone I wouldnt get any of the headlights working.

  • jcrea Apr 19, 2009

    There are only two headlights

  • jcrea Apr 19, 2009

    Not as of yet,that should answer one of the many variables right.

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    there are relays in the fuse box located in the engine compartment near the battery for the headlights... they may have gone bad

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    Do you have daytime running light module on that?

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    have you replaced the bulb yet ?

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    Quad system has a high beam relay in system.

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    Does it have dual or quad headlights ?

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Did you take a voltage reading at socket of dim one compared to bright one?

Posted on Apr 19, 2009

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Apr 19, 2009

    Yah, if your getting 12+ to that light as well as other, then they should be same brightness. If dim one lower, I'd be leaning real hard toward DRL module faulty.

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Apr 19, 2009

    If both 12+, then I'd be looking for a ground problem.

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