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02-12-2004, 07:07 AM
the inside turnsignal in the right headlight does not come come on when i have the headlights on. but when i go to make a turn and use the blinker it blinks. why would it not be on when the headlights are on? i didn't know if i needed a new bulb because it works when i use it to signal. is there something wrong with it, or do i just need a new bulb?

02-12-2004, 07:12 AM
try removing the bulb and turning turning it 180 degrees....sometimes i have noticed with the 3157 bulbs they will work on one side better than the other

did i make sense?

02-12-2004, 07:16 AM
Many bulbs have two filiments for two functions. In you example, turn signal and parking lights (on with headlights). You may have one filiment out, and need a new bulb. Since it works on turns, I would guess that the wiring and socket are ok.

02-12-2004, 07:21 AM
try what I has happened to me...if it's still not workin spring the 10 bux for new ones