Asked in Pontiac Trans Am
Pontiac Trans Am
Why does the dash fuse blow when the headlights are turned on a Trans Am?
Why would the brake lights and dash go out when the headlights are turned on a 1989 Honda Prelude?
It may be wired wrong.
Asked in GM and GMC
What is the problem when a 95 GMC pickup starts burning out the 20 amp fuses for the dashboard lights when the headlights are turned on?
Sounds like you might have a bare wire under your dash or behind your instrument cluster that is shorting out causing your fuse to blow ...
Asked in Cadillac DeVille
96 cadillac devill only headlights come on when turned on with key no dash lights or nothing else?
is there anyone who knows the answer?
Asked in Auto Parts and Repairs
How do you access intensity for dash lights 1979 Ford F150?
Rotate the headlight switch knob left or right with headlights turned on.
Asked in Buick Regal
Why would the gauge lights and radio lights go out when the automatic headlights come on in a 2000 Buick Regal LS?
the dash and radio lights are supposed to dim when the headlights come on. Make sure you have the brightness of the dash lights turned up as much as possible. ...
Asked in Car Electronics and Lights, Car Fuses and Wiring, Headlights Tail and Brake Lights, Chevy Silverado
What causes the fuse to blow when the headlights are turned on causing the tail lights and dash lights to go out when the headlights and turn signals and brake lights work fine on a 1996 Ford F-250?
most likely 2 options a short in a wire or other wise the headlight switch is screwed up and needs to be replaced ...
Asked in Headlights Tail and Brake Lights
Why do you have no dash or headlights on your 2007 rx150?
my headlights and dash lights stopped working on my 2007 yamati strada RX150 ...
Why does the alarm on a 1987 Brougham blow the horn and flash the headlights after it is put in service and after the alarm light goes out on the dash?
'cos that is wt it is designed 2 do
Asked in Pontiac Bonneville, Radio
On a 1995 Pontiac Bonneville dash lights do not come on if headlights are off radio display lights up if headlights are turned on radio display turns off and dash does not light up?
replace the head light switch you may have a bad wire or a faulty dimmer switch. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, American Cars, Chrysler
How do you fix my dash light that recently went out on your 2002 Chrysler Voyager mini van cause when we checked the fuse it was not blow ed?
Be sure the dash illumination switch is not turned off.
Why does your air conditioning and heater only blow out the bottom vents on your 1997 trans am?
Bad selector? vacuum leak at engine or vacuum motors under dash
Asked in VW Jetta
Can anyone tell me why my 1996 Jetta has no dash or other instrument lights when the headlights are on?
unless your dimmer is turned down..... blown fuse or bad headlight switch. that's about it.. ...
Asked in Mitsubishi
Should the dash lights remain on in my Mitsubishi Evo 7 even when the headlights are not turned on?
Yes they should , they stay on all the time , while the ignition is on all the best Fester ...
Why don't the tail lights work when the headlights are turned on?
Check the bulbs - they are double filamented larger for tailights and smaller for stop/turn Check the fuse for parking/tail and dash lights ...
Why do the dash radio and clock light dim when the head lights are turned on?
The headlights place a larger load on the battery and cause the voltage to drop enough to dim other devices slightly. ...
Asked in Chevy Lumina
Why do 1996 Chevy lumina instrument panel lights and radio stock display go out when headlights go on?
The instruments light dim for night driving when the headlights are turned on. Check to insure that your dash dimmer switch is on high. If it is, then you have a problem with either the dimmer switch or the wiring. ...
Why does a fuse blow everytime the headlights are turned on while playing the stereo in a 1990 Ford Mustang LX?
You have grounded to the radio light wire, not the ground. It is a negative wire that is in the harness, and when you turn on headlights you blow the dash lights. Remove your radio ground from the car, and find a new ground. It should be a large black and green wire (larger than all the others). replace the fuse, and turn on the lights...you will see your old ground wire is actually hot now. Common mistake, and it tests...
Why would the dash console lights fail to come on when the headlights are turned on on a 1997 Ford Contour?
Check the fuses. There's usually a separate switch for the dash lights, which willmake them brighter or dimmer. It may be turned down too low. Check to make sure parking lights work as well, if they do not then could be the headlight switch as there was a recall on them. ...
Asked in Chevy Cavalier Z24
When turning on the headlights on a 1988 Cavalier Z24 the digital dash goes black Turning on the windshield wipers will turn the dash back on Dash works fine with the headlights are off Any ideas?
I would suspect the switch...It is 20 years old.
Asked in Chevy Malibu
How do you turn on the headlights on Malibu?
It depends on what year Malibu you have. But 1997 and newer chevy Malibu's all have automatic headlights. So leave the light switch turned on auto. The older ones have a knob to the left of the steering wheel. Twist it if it's on the steering column or if it's on the dash pull it. ...
Asked in Oldsmobile Aurora, Radio
When you turn the lights on on your 1999 Olds Aurora your dash lights and radio lights go out whats causing this?
Most likely, the dash light dimmer is turned all the way down. That particular dimmer only comes into play when the headlights are turned on. Try turning it back up. did you find out what was wrong with the dashboard im having the same problem ...
Asked in Headlights Tail and Brake Lights
Why does your dash panel dims when you tun on the headlights?
read your owners manual. or maybe it's because the headlights take alot of power. ...
Asked in Chevy Lumina
You have no tail lights or lights on your instrument panel on a 1995 Chevy Lumina but have headlights and blinkers?
Man vehicles have the dash lights and tail lights wired through the same fuse. Check your fuse box for the dash or tail light fuse. Something has most likely caused it to blow. ...