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Old 11-27-2015, 01:59 AM   Thread Starter #1
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Default Headlight flickers

My 07 maximas right headlight flickers often, even while not driving. Sometimes it just turns off all together and turns itself back on when it wants. The left light works perfectly. Any ideas what this could be?

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Old 11-27-2015, 03:22 PM   #2
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Do you have HIDs? If so you need a new ballast.

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Default Re: Headlight flickers

Was the bulb changed lately !
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Old 11-28-2015, 08:04 AM   #4
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Default Re: Headlight flickers

New ballast or better yet used ballast form TRS.

Mines would do that too because the dust cap came loose and moisture got in there and ruin the ballast. Eventually it died all together.

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Default Re: Headlight flickers

I went through the same problem, I knew it wasn't the bulb because if it was the bulb. The bulb wouldn't come on at all. So it's definitely the ballast, just look up TRS they have everything you will need. I would buy the ballasts as a pair.

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Default Re: Headlight flickers

Originally Posted by incubus0111 View Post
New ballast or better yes used ballast form TRS.

Mines would do that too because the dust cap came loose and moisture got in there and ruin the ballast. Eventually it died all together.
My headlight starting leaking really bad and leaked into the ballast and ruined it also smh.
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My headlight starting leaking really bad and leaked into the ballast and ruined it also smh.
surely not from the dust cap coming loose?
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Default Re: Headlight flickers

Originally Posted by incubus0111 View Post
surely not from the dust cap coming loose?
No I think it's the headlight itself.

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Default Re: Headlight flickers

could be the headlight
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