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Only one headlight is working on 97 ford explorer. bulbs have been changed. one only works on high beam. the other seems to be trying to come on but is faint. low beams dont come on at all. think it is a wiring and ground problem.

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You nailed it, it is definetly a wiring and ground issue, I would start by removing the globe holder and checking for broken, losse corroded trerminals at this end, as this is the one that is more prone to exposure to the elements...you may have to replace a terminal or two to repair it. I would not be surprised if the plastic housing that has the terminal breaks as you try to take it off...but this is just a guess ??

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