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Old 10-25-2012, 12:10 PM
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Question Headlight swtich problem

I have tried this a few times but I cant make it work...

My cluster is a bit dim at nite..

Every time I try to brighten my instrument cluster my dome light comes on....than it brightens up....

At when the dome light goes out, so does the instrument cluster....

Whats the deal with this...

Has anyone had the same problem like this or similar to it....
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Pull the switch and see if any of the terminals are melted on the connector.
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mine the dash lights wouldnt work unless i put the switch in the domelight position i delt with it by pulling the dome light bulb out i fixed it by pulling the switch and cutting the dash light wire and tapping it into the running light wire now i have dome lights and dash lights seperatly was gettng old opening the door to my truck at 4am and cant see anything thats how i fixed it anyway next is putting my headlights on their own relay my headlights turn off randomly and wont come back on till i turn off all lights and then turn em back on
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I went to get a replacement switch, which was fairly reasonable. It did fix the issues I was having. These switches do not last.
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18 years old & you wonder about the light switch going bad ?
they can't last forever or can they ?
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