The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. To seal the connections, you may use butt connectors with heat-shrinking feature. Hello, These lights are brand new aftermarket parts and come just as pictured with the lens, housing, and mounting panel. Replaced bulb and that went out two days later. Step 4: Protect Bumper Cover Paint To prevent any chip or scratches on the bumper cover paint surface, mask the edges. The wiring electrical connector also allows for the harness to be connected to the many electrical devices in the Pontiac G6 so that they can draw power from the alternator and run. My car has always been Garaged.
This problem with the power steering being electrical is not safe and a recall needs to be done on this model as well. Cars are quite different than they used to be. If one head light is acting up the problem is the harness along the bumper bar between the lights, easy to get at. Avoid touching the glass envelope. I re-installed the headlight assembly and it worked.
I also having issues while driving the dash lights all go out and then come back on, feels like it loses the power steering and then goes back to normal but happens several times through out the day while driving. Nov 22, 2012 there are fuses for each light, high and lo beam. Seems like a connection somwhere. I've lost it trying to replace the bulb. The plugs I bought have 2 wires. I would recommend the purchase of the new headlight lamp. Note: I am not a registered charity.
This method will allow the leaking seam to soften and reseal. To replace one or more of these light bulbs requires a socket or wrench and a small flat head screwdriver. The old wires of the sockets must then be cut and replaced. You will need to do a little testing to find the problem. They can go out at anytime just by turning the car on or driving.
All has been well since, going on 3 years now. When fixing cracks, removal of the headlight from the vehicle would be necessary. Usually, water enters through these small fractures, eventually starting elecrical issues in your headlight assembly. Once out, squeeze connection to unplug. So far it has been one headlight out at a time, but what happens when they do both not work. Contaminants may enter the headlight assembly where they can settle on the lens and reflector. In fact, you high beam will function even if the low beam is not working.
My brake lights went off while applying them coming to a stop then back on when driving. The approximate failure mileage was 138,000. The manufacturer was not notified. First it was the driver's side headlight connector. It's best to get another person to help you remove the headlight, although it is possible to do it by yourself.
Try to avoid scratching the painted area on the lip of the bumper by pulling slightly upward when dislocating the headlight assembly. Driver's side headlight low beam goes out. This may require several attempts and some repositioning. First the turn signal on the passenger side didnt work, next the headlight on the driver side didnt work, which may be a connection issue, but more than likely not. Next, there is an issues with the seal of the headlight on the drivers side, as there is a fog on the inside of the headlight that is starting to form on the inside headlight cover. For more of my automotive maintenance guides or product reviews, click on the following links: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , and the. We have messed around with relays and checked the battery.
Reply I just wanted to thank you for this great video. The replacement and H11 bulbs include the base and plug right into the power connector. The vehicle was not repaired. If there is a bad ground, which is often a product of rusty bulb terminals or loose wiring, you may simply brush the terminals or change the bulb. Measure the current in these parts using a voltmeter. I have been pulled over, but don't expect they will keep letting me go without issuing me a ticket when I tell them it's been in for repair multiple times.
Create a maintenance routine for it so you are assured that your headlights won't malfunction especially under challenging road condition. For more information, go to www. I have read this is a common complaint among G6 owners. The low beam head light and high beam headlight bulbs are located under round black plastic covers. If you did, then please give this tutorial a kudos and share it on twitter and Facebook. I was careful not to let My Body oils tough the bulb. Handle the bulb only by its base.
I can see that the wiring harness connector is melted. I checked the Contact and it was black with Carbon. This is a case of the wires not heavy enough to handle the amps. Replace plastic tabs you have to take out to loosen top of bumper and your all done. Dash lights, radio everything goes off, the exterior lights stay on but not inside. I assume the rubbee seal is broken in some area. It doesn't matter if the ground is smooth or rough it goes on and off.