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MY LEFT HEADLIGHT IS REALLY DIM. I'VE PLACE A FUSE & EVEN I=A NEW BULB,BUT ITS STILL DIM. CAN IT BE SOMETHING WRONG WITH THE WIRING AND IS IT COSTLY?

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If it is a cavalier or sunfire it is probably a corroded splice in the headlamp wiring that runs across the front bumper bar. most likely the dark blue wire located close the the hood latch, open up the harness and look for a 3 way splice bet you find the problem

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