Lost power to components after replacing passenger headlight

Asked by Jul 29, 2016 at 09:52 AM about the 1998 Honda Accord LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

After replacing a broken headlight on my car, the
low beam lights for it stopped working (they
worked for the busted headlight just before), I lost
power to my door locks, only driver side power
windows roll down using the main driver door
buttons, but I can roll down the passenger side
with the passenger side button. In the process of
replacing the light, I had to take out the battery, but
nothing else electrical. I checked the fuses for the
problem components but none were blown. I am
unsure what has caused this as all components
worked fine prior to replacement.

2 Answers

16,605

Short circuit problem?

16,605

Sometimes it's better to leave electrical issues to professionals.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Passenger headlight won't turn on 5 answers

    Got 1988 accord dx with flip up headlights, passenger won't turn on. I figured it was the headlight, but bulb is fine. Thought it was terminal since it looks factory, changed it and not that, I tr...

    1988 Honda Accord DX Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • how do you replace the headlight bulbs? 81 answers

    what do I have to do to get the bulb out, like remove the finder? Or is there an easier way?

    2004 Honda Accord

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • drivers side headlight will not come on. 2 answers

    The drivers side headlight went out. Both lights were replaced but the drivers side will not come on when turned on, passenger side is fine. They both operate as designed on high beam.

    2000 Honda Accord EX V6 Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Replacing headlight bulb 2 answers

    I am trying to replace the passenger side headlight bulb but the bulb holder is stuck and won't turn counterclockwise so that I can pull it out. Any suggestions?

    2000 Honda Accord

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2006 crv headlight replacement 2 answers

    passenger side headlight needs to be replaced

    2006 Honda CR-V EX AWD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Honda Accord Questions

Honda Accord Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,970
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,560
#3 Jonathan Ford
Jonathan Ford
Reputation 1,440
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
669 Great Deals out of 77,405 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Camry
1,101 Great Deals out of 96,247 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda Accord Coupe
172 Great Deals out of 10,690 listings starting at $2,200
Used Nissan Altima
1,085 Great Deals out of 82,542 listings starting at $670
Used Nissan Maxima
345 Great Deals out of 25,216 listings starting at $1,400
Used Toyota Corolla
871 Great Deals out of 74,381 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda CR-V
813 Great Deals out of 59,357 listings starting at $1,200
Used Acura TL
302 Great Deals out of 7,932 listings starting at $2,499
Used Hyundai Sonata
603 Great Deals out of 51,099 listings starting at $1,300
Used BMW 3 Series
1,378 Great Deals out of 37,817 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,003 Great Deals out of 85,673 listings starting at $1,995

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Honda Accord LX For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 8,119 listings starting at $17,999
2016 Honda Accord LX For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 1,094 listings starting at $14,895
2015 Honda Accord LX For Sale
36 Great Deals out of 967 listings starting at $11,991
2014 Honda Accord LX For Sale
81 Great Deals out of 2,529 listings starting at $9,977
2013 Honda Accord LX For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 853 listings starting at $8,980