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Whole dashboard and headlights go brighter then back to normal

When driving at high speeds ( most of the time on the free way the whole dashboard ( odometer gages, radeo) and my head lights will go brighter then go back to normal it is very quick and we can not figure out what is causing this. I would love any help on this it has been going on for over a year and no one can figure it out. People get over cause they think they have a cop behind them trying to pull them over :P Please help me

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Does the battery light come on at times with this problem(s) your having? I have the same issue except that my battery light comes on at times while its doing this...ITS SO EMBARRASING WHEN THE HEADLIGHTS GO BRIGHTER...

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