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Old 04-05-2013, 01:14 AM   #1
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Default Left Headlight Stuck in High Beam

My left head lamp is stuck in high beam mode (even if I just turn the low beams on, the left high beam turns on). If I turn the high beams on, the left high beam remains on. My right headlamp is working correctly, low beam and high beam. I'm thinking I've got a fuse/relay issue?
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This is on your Jeep?
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It's almost gotta be a wiring issue.
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Check the bulb itself , the low beam element is probably broken and has fallen across the high beam element thus sending power to it all the time the lights are on . Fred
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I'd suspect the bulbs too. I would expect wiring to cause both lights to behave the same way -- although nothing surprises me anymore.

First thing I would do is swap the bulbs side-to-side. Go from there.
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Good call gents. I'll look at it tonight.
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Ooh, good call. I like the broken filament explanation.
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