MY RIGHT HEADLIGHT HAD GONE OUT

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1995 Mazda Millenia
  • 184,000 miles

My right headlight had gone out. The two metal leads going into the headlight were burnt but the filament itself was unharmed. I replaced the bulb and it came on and then shortly went out again. I believe it may be a short. I was curious how to diagnose and treat that. Thanks

Saturday, January 19th, 2013 AT 5:24 AM

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  • Tiny
  • Jacobandnickolas
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  • 68,315 posts

Try cleaning the metal leads that power the light with sand paper so it makes a good connection. Let me know if that helps.

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Saturday, January 19th, 2013 AT 5:45 AM

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