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Old 03-07-2014, 18:39   #1 (permalink)
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Question no hi beam power on driver side......

The passenger side works fine... low beams work fine

replaced bulb and continuity checked the pigtail that splits to the marker light and the headlight.... its good.

Does anybody know where the next connector is?

does each side have a fuse or relay or breaker or does it come from 1 and split?

does the power to the hi beams come from the same wire and then spits in two wires on going to each side?

trying to find the upstream point to limit the amount of wires I have to unravel and test... if I can find the last point it has power that would help
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Old 03-07-2014, 20:58   #2 (permalink)
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Re: no hi beam power on driver side......

Not sure this will help figure it out but...

previous owner told me it used to have a headlight WIG WAG set up...

he is looking into it also....

he thinks there is a white connector in the center behind the grill that WIG WAG plugs into and it needs to be plugged into another connector or there is a sort of terminator/loopback that plugs into it and that gives the drivers hi beam ground if it is 2 wires I may try and jumper it with a wire tomorrow.
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Re: no hi beam power on driver side......

Very possible it's wiring. Could also be a fuse. Headlights typically have separate fuse for low beams possibly high beam also.


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Re: no hi beam power on driver side......

Am I wrong in thinking fuse is good because the passenger side hi beam works?

I would think they send power out then split it to each side
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Re: no hi beam power on driver side......

I haven't looked at a diagram for yours but many headlights use separate fuses for each side. I'm positive of this for low beams. Just for the reason if a short on one side don't lose lights completely. High beams could be the same. Worth looking into.


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Old 03-08-2014, 15:34   #6 (permalink)
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Re: no hi beam power on driver side......

Well progress so far...

I used a paperclip to jump the 2 wire plug that used to go into the WIG WAG module... AND THE DRIVER SIDE HI BEAM NOW WORKS!!!

I am going to FORD Monday for the steering shaft safety recall...

I will ask them if there is an actual plug for it or if I can just cut plug off and connect the 2 wires..

will post part number if there is one.
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Re: no hi beam power on driver side......

Well FORD didn't know what to do and wanted $99 just to look at it... the parts guy sent me across town to a place that rebuilds cop cars...

he told me to cut connector off and butt connector the 2 wires together...SUCCESS!!!
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Re: no hi beam power on driver side......

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