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When I have my bright lights on the headlights will go off after a few minutes. It is fine when the dim lights are on.

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You problem without doubt,is you need a relay for your bright lights,very common ,, the current draw is too great for the system.,,so the overload cuts in,switches them off.you probably have spotlights on the same circut,fit a relay and you will have no more trouble

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I would try the headlight relay 1st if that doesnt cure the problem i would replace the switch

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I would say you need a new headlight switch, the switch has a breaker in it simmiler to the breaker in your home under a load it will pop and your bright lights will go off, but it won't with the dims on because its a lesser load.

Posted on Oct 08, 2009

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