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Old 01-19-2013, 06:10 PM   #1
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Intermittent headlight

Just joined the forum, looks like a wealth of information, so maybe someone can provide some direction for the problem.

I have an '08 Rubicon that that has a headlight (right side) that works when it pleases. Rarely does it come on when the lights are first turned on, and it may or may not come on after a period of time. Originally I thought the bulb was gone, so I replaced it, no change. I can see no obvious bad connections so don't know where to go from here.

Any ideas?

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Old 01-20-2013, 10:41 AM   #2
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Fuse or relay. Had an old Toyota that used a square relay with the clear top. It blew just enough to barely touch so it seemed like a bad wire elsewhere. I used to just pinch it back together.

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Old 01-20-2013, 11:43 AM   #3
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Thanks for the reply, I'll take alook at those things.
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