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I have a 1996 saturn that the right headlight flickers from dim to bright (normal) but it don't matter if on high or low beam. I've checked bulbs and they're good. Happens mostly driving on rough roads. I'm pretty sure it's a short but would like to have a starting point

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GOOD MORN CHRIS, THIS IS A VERY COMMON PROBLEM. TURN YOUR HEADLIGHTS ON NOW REACH ON THE BACK SIDE OF THER BULB WHERE THE LIGHT HARNESS PLUG PLUGS ONTO THE HEADLIGHT AND WIGGLE THE SOCKET AROUND AND WATCH THE LIGHT TO SEE IF IT GOES TO DIM TO BRIGHT..IF SO THE SOCKET ASSEMMBLY IS BAD. IT IS LOOSING CONNECTION AT THE GROUND SIDE OF SOCKET..IF THIS IS THE PROBLEM GO TO LOCAL PART STORE AND GET A NEW PLUG HARNESS AND WIRE IT INTO THE LIGHT HARNESS AFTER CUTTING YOURS OUT..JUST MAKE SURE OF THE LOCATION OF THE WIRES AS TO NOT MIX THEM UP... LET MK KNOW HOW THIS GOES AND GOOD LUCK TO YOU,,,TOM

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PLEASE READ ALL OF THIS BEFORE ASKING ANY QUESTIONS. IF THIS CHEVY SECTION IS MAXED OUT.YOU CAN REACH ME IN THE OLDS/BUICK SECTION. Will answer questions from 6:00am to 10:00pm all days [EST][[[ NO DIESEL OR PAINT QUESTIONS]]] will answer all 1965 to present QUESTIONS ON ALL GM'S on mechanics of these cars. Keep in mind i am not there in person i am going on what you are telling me !! PLEASE IF ASKING A QUESTION GIVE ME AS MUCH INFO AS POSSIBLE. THE MORE THE BETTER. SUCH AS YEAR,MAKE,MODEL,ENGINE SIZE. THIS WILL HELP ME HELP YOU. I will not be able to answer all questions because of some situations that i would really need to be there and see things for myself,such as electrical issues. In many cases i would need wiring diagrams. I can also give you an estimate on what the cost would be at our repair shop as an idea to help you. Keep in mind that my answer is ONLY MY ADVICE,ck with your mechanic as well.. >> THANK YOU, TOM..

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I have been a ASE certified master mechanic for over 30 years and certified IN ALL 8 CATEGORIES,[engine repair,engine performance,auto trans,manual trans,clutches,steering and suspension,brakes,electrical systems,heating and air/cond. I am also a state CERTIFIED inspector for over 30 years. I do computer work [pcm]fault codes,pcm flashing,state inspection monitor readiness,repairs on exhaust,fuel service,[injection and carburetor,] charging system problems, running issues,alignments,frame problems,tire balance,struts and of course standard and anti-lock brakes.

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