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Old 01-12-2013, 06:24 AM   #1
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new headllights-one signifinately dimmer than the other

i purchased new headlights (silvestar ultra "the whiter light") and my left lamp is alot dimmer than the right one. i tried replacing with a new set, and same thing. any ideas?
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Old 01-12-2013, 06:34 AM   #2
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I would start with checking for a bad ground on the left one.
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Look for corrosion in the dim socket's terminal tabs. Scratch them clean if so.
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