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High beams do not work on 2006 Kia Spectra. Blubs are good.

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  • michael_t_ko Sep 21, 2010

    Multi purpose switch is good. Relay's are good. Checked the Highbeam relay block and no signal present to energize the relay once the high beams are turned on via the switch (low beams turn off as expected). Completed the circuit in the relay box, and hi beams work. Guess it must be a broken wire after the switch to the relay block.

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Are you sure that the bulbs are good?, if so then more than likely it is in tour baem (turn signal) switch on your steering columb. tou can start backwards by pulling your headlamp plug and turning on your lamps you should have power from the power wire to 1 prong (contact) then when you switch to high beams you should have power to 2 prongs. if so then check your high beam low beam switch when you pull back on it does it feel like it is switching (a slight click) if not it probably is not switcing at that point. (bad switch) there may also be a relay that does the switching check your wiring manual to see if there is a relay for you headlamp system. and have it checked. (it should be free at your local auto parts dealer) IF NOT DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DO IT YOURSELF OR YOU MAY BURN IT OUT IF YOU PUT TOO MUCH POWER TO IT . check for voltage input and output from your local dealer. then put ONLY that amount of power to the input side and check that there is power coming out of the output side. if there is a groung prong THEN GROUND IT FIRST. BEFORE PUTTING POWER TO IT.

Posted on Sep 08, 2010

  • michael_t_ko Sep 08, 2010

    When I switch to hi beams, the low beams turn off (no head lights at all)

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