High beams do not work!!!

Asked by Aug 28, 2010 at 12:03 AM about the 1989 Ford Thunderbird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just bought a 1989 base model Thunderbird but the high beams don't work.  The flash to pass works so I know the lights are good, along with the daytime running lights are running ( although sometimes dime).  Does anyone have any suggestions?
Thanks

7 Answers

replace the signal switch ,the bright,dim is in it.

Hello Papa, I checked for power going and coming out of the signal switch and my test light shows that I have power at the switch. I'm leaning toward the hi-lo relay, do you think this might be where my problem may be or could it be in my day time running light module? Thanks for your input, Brian

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replace the bulbs

I got 3 T-BIRD SC,s,one did the same thing had to replace switch,I also changed the pull out hwadlight switch just to make sure,about an hour job for both.

Thanks for the info papa, I guess I'll take your advice. Thanks again, I'll let you know how I make out.

Hello Papa, Just thought I'd let you know that I got away lucky, I only had to replace the headlight pull out switch. Now all the lights are working the they are suppose to. Thanks again for the info!!! Brian

Glad I was able to help,have anymore problems,just ask.

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