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Hi my name is ***** *****, I have a 2000 escalade, and the headlights don't come on when the automatic switch calls for them, in fact they don't come on when I turn the switch to 'ON' the parking and running lights all work as they always did just the headlights, they do come on 'sometimes' but not when I really need them to.

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

Sometimes after a while the headlights will come on, but its random

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Hi, I’m Ron and I can help you.
I have been in this business since 1975 and also teach automotive repair. I am confident we can resolve your problem together. Please understand that I don't know your skill level. I can't see, smell, hear, or touch the vehicle either, so it may take a few replies to get to satisfactory results. Please be patient!
I also try to give all of the information you may need, expecting a “positive rating” in return. I will also continue assisting you after you have rated me, if necessary. If there is any reason I cannot get a positive rating, please let me know why “in advance”, so I can go another direction for you. I am sorry you’re having this problem; I’ll help you through it.

This can be a bad switch or sensor, the only way to find our for sure is to scan the computer for data and codes that may be set in the lighting/body modules.

Thanks, Ron

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