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post #1 of 14 Old 04-13-2006, 01:49 PM Thread Starter
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only one headlight

just one of my headlights work when turned on, but they both work with high beam.
fuse maybe?
if so, where is the fuse located for that?
i can't seem to find it.
thanks very much for any help.
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post #2 of 14 Old 04-13-2006, 01:50 PM
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Just the low beam has blown, you will need to replace the light

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sounds like bulb
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post #4 of 14 Old 04-13-2006, 02:14 PM
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Low beam and High beams are 2 seperate filiments inside the bulb. Your low one is blown

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post #5 of 14 Old 04-14-2006, 10:06 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the help.
Now, is it an easy straight forward job to replace or do I need professional help?
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post #6 of 14 Old 04-14-2006, 10:09 AM
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Thanks for the help.
Now, is it an easy straight forward job to replace or do I need professional help?
You need a torx 15 screwdriver (almost positive on the size). You remove the 3 torx bolts on the chrome beauty ring around the headlight. Then there was a few more torx bolts holding the headlight in. After that its just a matter of unplugging the wiring harness on the back of the bulb (open hood for this) and reversing the process.

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post #7 of 14 Old 04-14-2006, 10:09 AM
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Thanks for the help.
Now, is it an easy straight forward job to replace or do I need professional help?
Just remove the screws holding the ring in and then the screws holding the light in. Simple.
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all changed out and looking good.
and only $14.99
thanks again for your help.
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post #9 of 14 Old 04-14-2006, 11:26 AM
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I hope you changed both at the same time. They're meant to be replaced in pairs because as they age they yellow and dim.


BTW you should have went with Silverstars

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I agree with Polaris on the Silverstars. Just replaced mine and they look and project much better than I expected for only $24 a peice! Probably the best mod-for-the-money I've spent yet. Besides the custom hand throttle that was only $2
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post #11 of 14 Old 07-13-2013, 01:06 AM
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I have the same issue with my 02 Sahara and replacing the bulb didn't fix it. Any suggestions?
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post #12 of 14 Old 07-13-2013, 06:52 AM
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If you don't have low beam on only one side even with new bulbs, I'd suspect the wiring, probably right at the plug, is broken or loose. Try wiggling the wires around at the plug. You might end up needing to replace the plug.

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post #13 of 14 Old 07-13-2013, 07:54 AM
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I have the same issue with my 02 Sahara and replacing the bulb didn't fix it. Any suggestions?
Go and get another headlight, I blew one last summer and two bulbs later I had a good one. I even tried plugging it in to the other side thinking something had happened to my wire plug while doing the change.

Use the Silverstars they are a great improvement over the factory bulbs.

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post #14 of 14 Old 07-13-2013, 09:58 AM
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One Headlight is my favorite Wallflowers song.
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