Re: [indica-users] Low beam went out
- View SourceI too feel the same. Check your alternator / regulator.
Mu colleague's head lamps normally go off when going up on a ramp, when the RPM is high and on low gears.
Thanks & Regards
Indigo Marina LX TDI.
Mica Grey Color.
Approaching 54K Kms.
13Kmpl with A/C.
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--- On Sun, 31/10/10, Deepak R Umrankar <deepak_umrankar@...> wrote:
From: Deepak R Umrankar <deepak_umrankar@...>
Subject: [indica-users] Low beam went out
Date: Sunday, 31 October, 2010, 20:08
Hi Dr Prasad,
>While drivng the car the headlights in low beam went out with a bright flash.
>They work fine in high beam but not in low beam. Signals too working fine. Is
>it a blown fuse or some bad contact in the light stick lever?Request advice
The chances of bad fuse or stalk is rare. I have a doubt that your regulator is
giving up. The momentary surge from the alternator (due to faulty regulator),
would have caused the bright flash & fusing of the dipper filament. I had
experienced this twice, & in both cases my upper filaments were blown with a
bright flash. The dippers were in tact. The diagnosis was a faulty regulator & I
had to overhaul my alternator.
DLX/ July'04/ 81,791km/ 18.57kmpl(last tankful FE)
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