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Headlights Hi...problem appeared today...main beam headlights stay on regardless of the high or low switch position...blue warning is also on but gets a little brighter if I pull the 'flash' switch...appreciate any help..thanks

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  • morfar Sep 01, 2008

    Thanks for your help...the wiring is spread about at the moment and am still trying to find the problem....I think you are probably correct but finding the short is still elusive...I'll post a solution if/when I have it...

  • morfar Sep 06, 2008

    My headlight problem turned out to be a short, to chassis, of the blue/red wire that joins the high beam headlights back to the dip relay and then on to the high beam warning light. This wire is only supposed to be joined to chassis earth when the relay operates. It was easier in the end to run a new wire from both headlights back to the relay and then on to the instrument cluster (difficult to get to that bit) as the loom is so inaccessible...allworks fine now.

    Thanks for input.

  • callofgeorge Feb 26, 2009

    same thing. mines a 93 prelude. brights are always on if headlights are on.. if i disconnect the high's it allows me to click the brights off. or at least the indicator light. i put a meter on the plugs. with lows enabled im getting 12v on both high plug wires. when i enable highs i only get 12v on the hot and continuity on the ground. mine only started when i swapped to new projector headlights. my lights worked fine on the last projectors i had.

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It appears that your module in the steering column has a short or the harness itself. i would check the wiring harness first to see that it is not burned. in order to get to the module you will have to take the steering column cover off. you will then have easy access to it. i would suggest that you purchase a replacement module if it is defective from an auto parts store like Napa or Oreillys it will be far cheaper than at a dealership......please rate this............thanks

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