head lights dont work

Asked by Feb 29, 2016 at 06:12 AM about the 2009 Ford Focus S

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

one of the bulbs on my headlight needed replacing so we did that and now neither of myheadlights work. side lights work but not main beam. left car overnight and wqent to start it this morning and battery is flat. any ideas anybody please?

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Sounds like you created a wiring problem while installing the new bulb. Go over your work and look for any crossed, frayed or loose wires disturbed in the replacement process. If no cause is found, then recharge your battery and pull fuses to see what circuit is causing the drain (will need an amp meter to detect current flow).

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