Tag: headlights

38 Posts

Nov 01, 2000

Yeah, repairing your high-beams is probably going to be costly.

Dear Car Talk

I have a Pontiac Grand Am Only my low-beam headlights work When I try to turn on the high beams the lights go out and my turn signals and hazard lights go out too Some time ago I took the...

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Jun 01, 2000

Is it just my imagination, or are headlights getting brighter?

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Is it my imagination or are headlights getting brighter Have you traveled at night recently I flash the brights so the oncoming driver will dim his car's lights and he flashes his brights back to show me they're already dimmed...

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Jun 01, 1999

Why aren't headlights designed to shut off when you turn off the ignition?

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Can you tell me why car makers don't connect the headlight switch to the ignition switch Every morning or after a heavy rain you drive into any parking lot and see a dozen cars parked with the headlights on resulting...

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Jan 01, 1999

How can I turn off my annoying daytime running lights?

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I have a Chevy pickup and I'm trying to turn off those annoying daytime running lights DRLs Any suggestions as to how I can go about it -- Gregg TOM How about a hammer RAY Actually you should start by...

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May 01, 1998

How can I keep water out of my headlights?

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I am a pre-med student at the University of Michigan and I have a constant problem with my Ford Escort a k a the Esco-Porsche Ha The headlights constantly have about three inches of water in them They look like...

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Feb 01, 1998

This Caddy's "twilight sentinel" is causing the lights to go out.

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We own a Cadillac Seville The car is equipped with a twilight sentinel system which automatically turns the headlights on and off Our problem is that our headlights go out while driving at night We had been operating the headlights...

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Jan 01, 1998

My neighbor claims my headlights switch on and off in the middle of the night by themselves. Possible?

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I own a B Datsun which runs very well except for one problem Occasionally at night my headlights turn on and off by themselves running down my battery I have never seen it happen but my neighbor insists it is...

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Feb 01, 1997

How often do headlights need to be adjusted?

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How often if ever do the headlights of a Ford Crown Victoria have to be adjusted I have such a car and when it was recently given an annual inspection per state law I was charged an additional for a...

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Nov 01, 1996

When will Mercedes change the headlight design on the S-class to match that of the E-class?

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Mercedes Benz has changed its E series body style and added those nice round bug-eye headlights I would like to know when Mercedes will change the S series body style The local dealer says he has no information at this...

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May 01, 1996

Moisture getting into headlights.

Dear Car Talk

I have recently purchased a Honda CRX which I love so far The only problem that I have encountered is that the headlights seem to have collected moisture which beads up on the inside of the lenses I was wondering...

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