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Headlight relay location

On a 96 vito van, I need to know where the headlight relay is, I can't find it. Thank you

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SOURCE: Headlight problem

Yeah,

There was a relay between the headlight selector switch and the dip/high beam stepper relay which was not on the circuit diagram.
Its a bit difficult to access and is right under the dash on the far left above the fuse panel (British right hand drive type).
The multi spade connector (5 terminals) had been intermittent and overheating for some time. I cut off the connector and soldered all connections to the relay.
The 240SE is back to its reliable self.

Posted on Sep 08, 2008

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SOURCE: How do you change headlight bulb

Open the hood
at the rear of the headlight, is a wire harness
pull it off the bulb base, by the connector
Two common bulb retainers, a lock ring, and wire clips
unscrew lock ring anound the bulb base/or/unclip wire retainer clips
withdraw the lock ring/or/swing aside retainer clips
withdraw bulb
replace bulb, ensure it is located in the notches in the mount,do not touch bulb glass with fingers, oil will crack the glass as soon as it heats up
reinstall lock ring/or/clip retainer clips
install connector

Posted on Oct 02, 2008

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SOURCE: 02 pathfinder, headlight still won't work

Unlikely to be the column swithch . try high and low? Check for power at the plug.

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

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SOURCE: low beam headlight /daytime light are not working

It's on the driver's side. Remove all the plastic & it's in there.Big rectangle, black box,about 1.5" thick,lotta wires.

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SOURCE: Where is the headlight relay located on a 2001 monte carlo

It should be located under the hood thats where you usually will find all your relay fuses. Good luck

Posted on Jul 10, 2009

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