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2009 Silverado pickup, Driver's side top headlight ( dim)

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2009 Silverado pickup, Driver's...

2009 Silverado pickup, Driver's side top headlight ( dim) won't work. Have replaced bulb and checked fuse which was fine. Any ideas?

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses? Have you checked the bulbs?

Yes, both

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Silverado yourself? What have you tried so far?

Went to o'Reilly's . Changed bulb and checked fuses. Fuse was ok. Still won't turn on. Bright bulb at bottom works.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

How do I fix it?

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Car
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Auto Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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Do you have power present at the driver headlight bulb with headlights on and power at fuse gone when head lights turned off?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Haven't used a meter to check.
Auto Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 7 months ago

That will be first step. If you have power on/off wheh headlights are commanded on/off that means the signal from the switch is working. Since the bulb is new the problem is then in the wiring from the fusebox to the bulb.

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Hello, just checking if any updates?

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