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Fog Light problem 2nd Gen

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by elliott.estes, Dec 18, 2009.

  1. elliott.estes

    elliott.estes [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey guys yesterday I removed my headlights and painted them black and put them back in and now one of my fog lights is not working. Maybe it's a random and the light burnt out but it just seems strange. The truck is only 2 years old.

    thanks
     
  2. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Check the connections, then check the bulb. If you touched the bulb with your fingers, chances are, it burned out.
     
  3. elliott.estes

    elliott.estes [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i did it seems to be in good. I didn't remove the fog lights, but maybe my arm moved the wire around while I was reaching for a really high bolt on the side of the head light.

    Hey Chris I was trying to remove the connection and then reconnect it, but was unsure how. Do you know how?
     
  4. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    You have to squeez the sides, and pull out iirc.
     
  5. elliott.estes

    elliott.estes [OP] Well-Known Member

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    What part is the iirc, the blue plastic part or the actual wire going into the light. I have to go to work but will try tomorrow. Thanks
     
  6. jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Staff Member

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    wat?
    IIRC= if i remember correctly

    its not an actual piece
     
  7. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Thanks Jamie. :eek:
     
  8. elliott.estes

    elliott.estes [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I attempted a few times to squeeze the sides but I am unable to remove it. Have you seen any photos on line that you could direct me to so i can see exactly what I need to do.

    thanks
     
  9. elliott.estes

    elliott.estes [OP] Well-Known Member

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    i just gave it one more attempt and I got it out! The bulb needs to be replaced!
     
  10. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    Good to hear you got it! :)
     
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