99 Subaru lights go out while driving, where is the problem


Asked by Jul 12, 2015 at 02:50 PM about the 1999 Subaru Legacy 4 Dr Outback Limited 30th Anniversary AWD Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

All exterior lights and instrument lights went out while driving at night.
Dome light, flashers and turn signals still work.  Headlight relays didn't seem to be the

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Hmm.. that's scary. It could be internal on the headlight switch. So when it is "ON" it is not actually closed anymore. Could be a bad connection internal. Or it could be ground related. You might try asking on a legacy forum or NASIOC. Best wishes, hope you find that fix quick. Does yours have daytime running lights? Were they affected by this aka do they not come on now because of this?

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