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The dim ones are the parklights..........just a few questions first before diagnosing......when you put the switch to dim...you have no lights on ???? is the back lights on, number plate lights ??????..if not, could be the fuse blown for that cicuit......or get this....2 x blown globes...i have had this before......both globes dont work, and i diagnose for 2 hours, and find that I have both globes blown....because 1 globe does 2 circuits, the bright ones could work, but the parklights fail.......

Posted on Sep 10, 2010

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SOURCE: 2002 Grand Am GT Headlights seem dim , fog lights dont work

Check at the headlight sockets for a bad ground.

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SOURCE: 2001 honda civic dim headlights will not come on just brightlight

Low beams are separate bulbs and could possibly both be burnt out

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SOURCE: 2004 Cavalier Day/dim lights not working

I finally got mine fixed!! It was the crossover wires between headlights(the wires that run in front of the radiator). One wire was torn into. Spliced them and taped back together. Hope this works for you!! I also used something called wire caps that help hold the spliced wires together. I found this solution on yahoo.com search engine where someone else had suggested this. My only problem was no dim lights, but all the other lights worked fine.

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SOURCE: dim headlight don't work but bright does and bulbs

If the low beam doesn't work, the bulb is burned out. You can verify this by checking for 12 volts at the low beam bulb socket

Posted on Jul 22, 2009

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SOURCE: The headlights only work on Bright. The dim

could be dimmer switch,may heat up and kill lights or maybe headlamp switch, your at a point were you are going to have to replace parts,first thing is headlamp switch, take apart but leave it pulged in when lights dont work install new switch and see if that works, this is not a diffuclt problem dont know why dealer could not pin point,anyway start there, good luck.

Posted on Oct 30, 2009

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