2005 pt cruiser right side headlamp, bright lights, horn, and cooling fan dont work

60

Asked by Aug 14, 2016 at 05:23 AM about the 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my wife rear ended a pick up truck whose trailer hitch went through the
bumper and into the radiator/ ac condenser..  i have repaired the bumper
adn other body work  replaced the radiator and condenser but for some
unknown reason the right front headlamp, the bright light switch , the horn ,
and the cooling fan no longer operate  and the left headlamp is now dim.  i
have checked the wiring harness that runs across in front of the bumper
and found no broken or damaged wires...  am stumped   can anyone help

3 Answers

102,105

There are a number of grounds that run across the front, it is possible that you could have missed one or two.

60

thank you i'll look an see what i can find

60

update there were no ground wires across the front end that i could find. followed the harness from rf headlamp til it got behind the lf head lamp no grounds anywhere got under the hood found the same harness and followed it to a place where a bunch of ground wires are located they all share the same nut/bolt combo in the fender i noticed that a couple wires had housing rubbed off. i checked them for breakage and repaired them (no help) followed harness to fuse block and i find that all the relays for the individual systems that are effected are operational ie . i can hear and feel the horn relay click when i honk the horn and no broken wires under the the block either.. so confused.. car runs like a champ just these annoying things i cant figure out

Your Answer

PT Cruiser

Looking for a Used PT Cruiser in your area?

CarGurus has 2,967 nationwide PT Cruiser listings starting at $879.

ZIP:

Chrysler PT Cruiser Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    2,580
  • #2
    Gypsy Rose
    Reputation
    1,470
  • #3
    Kelly Little Ashford
    Reputation
    1,400
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet HHR
67 Great Deals out of 2,565 listings starting at $990
Used Volkswagen Beetle
190 Great Deals out of 7,387 listings starting at $1,450
Used Chrysler Sebring
32 Great Deals out of 2,734 listings starting at $995
Used Chrysler 300
313 Great Deals out of 17,992 listings starting at $990
Used Ford Mustang
591 Great Deals out of 36,206 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Focus
804 Great Deals out of 55,008 listings starting at $800
Used MINI Cooper
267 Great Deals out of 10,052 listings starting at $1,958
Used Toyota Camry
928 Great Deals out of 80,593 listings starting at $1,440
Used Honda Accord
1,022 Great Deals out of 57,886 listings starting at $1,099
Used Honda Civic
756 Great Deals out of 69,402 listings starting at $1,000
Used Jeep Liberty
216 Great Deals out of 7,261 listings starting at $1,400
Used Jeep Wrangler
341 Great Deals out of 17,168 listings starting at $2,999

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.