larry fuller
Headlights refuse to turn off
Tue Jan 14, 2014 10:18pm

Recently I installed two relays for my headlights. I had to wire in the relays to the dimmer switch and all was working well. Yesterday I wired up the turn/marker lights and when I tested them they worked fine. After checking the wiring I turned on the "juice" by attaching the negative battery terminal. Now the headlights won't turn off at all. It appears the switch is not cutting off the juice or the relays are supplying a steady dose of electricity. Any suggestions as to how best to figure out the problem? LRF

    • Re: Headlights refuse to turn, Wed Jan 15 12:36am
      It's all about signal path. You'll have to trace back the power from the headlights to find out what path it is taking to bypass the headlight switch (a simple test light will allow you to do this).... more
      • Headlights refuse to turn offlarry fuller, Wed Jan 15 7:30pm
        Yeah dah, I did forget the car, its a l971 TR 6, guess I was wrapped up in the problem. I agree somewhat that it's in what I finished; however, when I tested the lights and markers everything was... more
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