Why are the instrument panel and tail lights not coming on when you turn on the headlights in your 2000 Corvette C5?
Check parking light fuse - should be the same circuit
Is there a kit to install driving lights that go on when the ignition is on for a 1991 Corvette and where do the driving lights mount?
If they're fading in and out, I would say the dimmer switch is a definite possibility, and the other thing I'd be looking for is a loose ground. I would suspect a loose ground more so, as a faulty dimmer switch would be expected to cause the lights to remain consistently dim. At the end of the ground wire will usually be a ring terminal which goes around the ground post... exactly where it is…
What would cause the dashboard lights to go out on a 1996 Chevy Corvette and everything else still work if the fuses and the bulbs are ok?
You cant get the headlights to work on your corvette. The parking lights brake lights and turn signals work.?
What would cause the headlights and instrument panel to short or intermittently come on and off as if there was a short on a 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix?
You have no tail lights or lights on your instrument panel on a 1995 Chevy Lumina but have headlights and blinkers?
Why won't instrument panel lights and tail lights turn on in 2001 aurora. The fuses appear to be good?
There is a vacuum line attached to the back of the headlight switch on the dash. When you pull the switch out to turn on the lights this allows vacuum to open the light doors through rubber vacuum lines. When you turn the lights off this cuts the vacuum to the lights and a spring opperates the doors and closes them.
make sure your dash light dim control switch is not turned all the way up. they are usually found in the dash on the drivers side or on the same control as the headlights. see your owners manual for further information. Usually, instrument panel lights ["dashboard lights"] are turned on and off WHEN the headlights or parking lights are turned on or off. Since the head lights and tail lights are NOT powered through the…
Why do some of the instrument panel lights in a Pontiac vibe not come on when the headlights come on?
Make sure the brightness knob isn't turned down too far. When the headlights are off, the instrument panel is lit by an automatic system that assumes it's daylight and gives the panel a lot of illumination. When you turn on the headlights, it changes to the system used in most cars, which depends on where you set the brightness control, which is located somewhat near the leftmost vent.