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Old 10-24-2013, 06:43 PM   #1
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Drivers side high beam doesn't turn on

My drivers side high beam doesn't turn on, but the passenger side does and the normal low beams work on both sides. Does anyone know how to fix this?
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Pretty easy fix, go to the Ford Dealer. All Done!
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My drivers side high beam doesn't turn on, but the passenger side does and the normal low beams work on both sides. Does anyone know how to fix this?
Sounds like the high-beam filament has broken or burned out. If your regular headlight comes on, and stays on, then it sounds like a simple bulb change. You can troubleshoot by swapping the good bulb into the driver's side, and see if the high-beam comes on. If so, just get new bulbs (best to change them in pairs), and replace.

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Pretty easy fix, go to the Ford Dealer. All Done!
Haha.
For YOU maybe...

Change BOTH of the bulbs OP.
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Pretty easy fix, go to the Ford Dealer. All Done!
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Sounds like the high-beam filament has broken or burned out. If your regular headlight comes on, and stays on, then it sounds like a simple bulb change. You can troubleshoot by swapping the good bulb into the driver's side, and see if the high-beam comes on. If so, just get new bulbs (best to change them in pairs), and replace.

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Agreed, likely just the high beam filament is burned out. Swap the bulbs and if the problem moves to the other side there is your issue. If not you have a wiring problem somewhere.
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Sounds like the high-beam filament has broken or burned out. If your regular headlight comes on, and stays on, then it sounds like a simple bulb change. You can troubleshoot by swapping the good bulb into the driver's side, and see if the high-beam comes on. If so, just get new bulbs (best to change them in pairs), and replace. Problem solved.
Thanks for the advice I tried switching the bulbs and the drivers side works now
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both hi/lo work now
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both hi/lo work now
The drivers side high and low beam and the passenger side high beam doesn't work now so it was just the bulb that was broken
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The drivers side high and low beam and the passenger side high beam doesn't work now so it was just the bulb that was broken
right bulb shouldn't be more that 10-15$ at parts store or even Walmart carries em
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