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Full beam Hi, I am having a major prolem with my lights on my mark 3 golf, I am only getting dim lights I am not getting full head lights for night vision, I have changed the bulbs, relays and the fuses and still no joy. HELP !!! Donna

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  • donnawright1 Aug 26, 2008

    Hi There,



    Iv done all the above the week end and still i have no high beam lights, what else can i do that isnt going to cost me an arm and a leg to get done and up and running properly.



    Donna

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Last thing to check is the switch on the steering column (or wherever yours is located)

I've replaced it on one of my cars which would only give me parkers or high beams, no low-beams.

These mechanical type of switches can wear or break, so if all else fails, that's where you need to look next.

Replacing it yourself shouldn't be too hard if you've ripped bits of car interior out before. Get the steering-column shroud off, unscrew and unplug the headlight stalk, and throw in a used or (better yet) new stalk! =-D

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