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Head lights i got home from work tonight and realized both my head lights were not working. I thought maybe it was a fuse so i checked them all. (they were fine) then i got another blub and replaced that... still not working. after looking more in depth i realized my turn signals are not working either! any idea what it could be?

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Hi,

The common denominator for all your front lights would be the grounding. Check/verify that the wiring harness leading to the headlights and signal lights have a grounding wire. Alternately, you can try hard wiring an external grounding wire from the metal casing of the bulb sockets to the bare metal/chassis of the vehicle. Of course it would be also apt to check on the fueses and the relays for the said lights/lamps.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards.

Thank you for using FixYa.

Posted on Jun 21, 2008

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