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Why would the high beams not work on a 1990 Lincoln Town Car with auto headlights and auto dimmer if the dash indicator is lit?

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Ok... need a little more info here... but if the high beams work manually, but not with the auto dimmer, my first guess would be that you have a faulty relay somewhere in the system. If the highbeams don't work at all (manually or otherwise) then I would guess the highbeams could be burned out, or you could have a faulty dimmer switch / relay. Good luck!

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