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2003 Mitsubishi Galant electrical problem: When you step on the brake pedal of the vehicle, the parking lights come on with the braking lights. When you have the headlight switch on the ON position all vehicle lights come on including the brake lights, but the brakes lights stay on permanently if you have the headlights on only! Also the radio, power door locks and interior lights are no longer working. I have checked all the fuses inside the vehicle and engine bay and they all seem in working order, please help!!!

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Check to make sure your body grounds are good at all points. Particularly from the battery to the body. If ground is good to the engine for starting it, and it runs, but the ground wire from battery to body is disconnected or dirty/corroded, then that would be your problem. There's not much as far as ground between motor and body because of rubber engine and transmission mounts. Try a jumper cable from ground to body at the clean metal of maybe the bumper. Unless of course the bumper is rubber. But test this with a jumper ground to body.

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try cleaning earth wires

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SOURCE: Park Brake Light Stays On

One the brake pedal is a buttom switch,It may be sticking or may just need adjusted.

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SOURCE: Dash Lights Blow Fuses

Check the fuses. Look at the Amps given to the lights. It could be lower.

Posted on Feb 11, 2009

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SOURCE: How to change the headlight bulb on a 2001 mitsubishi galant?

You shouldnt have to pull the whole lens assembly.On the back of the lens assembly(inside engine compartment)you should find what looks like a big round nut where the wires go in.unscrew that nut and your headlight should come out and you can insert the new one.Its a halogen bulb.

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your headlights are leaking water inside, and with the heat from the bulbs it condenses into fogginess,let me give an idea! if you have access to the bottom of the light, drill a hole that the water can drain.
that might work.!


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