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Old 05-26-2012, 12:01 AM   Thread Starter #1
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Default Headlight Problem

08 maxima , headlight went out so thought it was the bulb. Nope got a new 100 dollar bulb from autozone out it in and the headlights still is out . Its only one light (passenger) the running lights still work and turn signal. Xenon bulbs need help
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Haver you swapped bulbs left/right? Could be a ballast issue.
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Default Re: headlight problem

Fuse? Fuse good! Take a volt meter and check if you got 12 volts.
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need a little more here. do you have factory HID's? i didnt know autozone sold those bulbs. I never seen $100 bubs from autozone.Check fuses and continuity, of wires leading to that headlight.
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Ballast. I almost guarantee it.
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need a little more here. do you have factory HID's? i didnt know autozone sold those bulbs. I never seen $100 bubs from autozone.Check fuses and continuity, of wires leading to that headlight.
Yep factory hid , autozone has them . I think its a ballast issueto . And thise are quite expensive right
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Default Re: headlight problem

I would NOT hook a voltmeter up anywhere AFTER the ballast...those things crank out a lot of juice when they initially fire.
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Default Re: Headlight Problem

I might just buy a hole new hid kit but idk were n how the factory plug goes into the hids, the orignal owner put them n
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