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Brights lights won't turn off, My bright lights in the

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Brights lights won't...

Brights lights won't turn off

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

My bright lights in the headlights

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

2005 Ford expedition

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

No I am not fixing it myself I'm just trying to get information so when I have someone fix it I won't get ripped off

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

No just that because at night I don't like driving because once a while people flash me that my brights on but I can't turn them off

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Ford Mechanic: A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE replied 9 months ago
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Is the high beam indicator lighting up on the dash?
If you pull the turn signal switch towards you, do they turn off?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
I have I still don't turn off but I will try agin again
Ford Mechanic: A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE replied 9 months ago

Make sure the headlights are turned on when you try this. If your Expedition has daytime running lights, the headlights will be on constantly.

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Ok because it's day time I can't tell
Ford Mechanic: A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE replied 9 months ago

Watch the high beam indicator on the instrument cluster.

It will be in the top center of the instrument cluster.

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Ford Mechanic: A. Penland, Ford Senior Master Technician, ASE replied 9 months ago

So the high beam indicator turns on and off when you push the switch forward several times?

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