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Old 01-22-2015, 09:27 AM   #1
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Headlight keeps going out

Bought a set of sylvania silverstar zxe healights about 6 months ago and the right headlight keeps going out i pulled the healight out and pulled the bulb out and it came back on worked for about a week now its back out jiggled it came back on. wondering if anyone is having this issue with headlights ( wiring) or is this just the bulb


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Old 01-22-2015, 06:06 PM   #2
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Sylvania SS sucks. Same thing happened to me a few years ago. Changed back to regular, problem went away.
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Old 01-23-2015, 08:41 AM   #3
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Forsure man i switched back and its fine happy it wasnt a wire
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Old 01-23-2015, 08:59 AM   #4
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Well that clinches it. Never buying those over-priced hack bulbs.
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Old 01-23-2015, 09:08 AM   #5
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Yea i think they were around 65 bucks at autozone
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Old 01-23-2015, 08:59 PM   #6
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Bought a set of sylvania silverstar zxe healights about 6 months ago and the right headlight keeps going out i pulled the healight out and pulled the bulb out and it came back on worked for about a week now its back out jiggled it came back on. wondering if anyone is having this issue with headlights ( wiring) or is this just the bulb
If its coming back on when you shake it, sound like a bulb issue (broken filament). Depending on how many times it happened to the right side only though you might start to question whether there is something else going on like excessive vibration on that side.
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Old 01-24-2015, 12:29 AM   #7
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Could it just be a bad connection? What about using dielectric grease on the tabs?
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