Dashboard lights don't work when headlights are on
Hi all, I just searched and couldn't find anything. On my 2005 Altima 2.5S that I just bought the dashboard lights shut off when I turn on my headlights. The dash lights are on as soon as I turn the car on, and stay on all the time except for when the headlights are on. Is this normal, or did the car I buy get rewired at some point in its life? Or is some fuse broken?
theres like a switch on the side to turn off or the birghtness of the lights. see if its off?
Altima 2013 2.5 SL
Mods: HIDs 5000k low beams(XB35Bulbs),Racingline front strut bar, BT Led footwells front and back, CFL Truck lights, yellow film on parking lights, LED's license plate lights, HID Foglights 5000k and Installed led DRL's
Next mods : Mud guards, Front lip, and Short Ram intake.
Chemical Guys and Mothers products to keep it clean.
im having the same problem but my gauage cluster and speedo, tach, ect are always on full brightness butt my audio and ac lights dont turn on at all. and i cant adjust my brightness and at the exact same time my running lights went out( my brake lights and all still work but they do not illuminate when the head lights are on like they should>) and i have no blown fuses or melted wires. any ideas
I'm guessing it was the autodimmer and he wont admit it so we dont make fun of him lol. When he noticed it he ""Oooooooohhhhhhhhh" duh lol. Just playing I had that problem my fuse was blown right out of the fuse box . Now my ac light dont turn on.
My car stock to the Xtreme but will get modified eventually
My new babes 1995 Eclipse GS-Turbo updated to 16g turbo still has sidemount intercooler . Just found out this eclipse was converted to AWD,
I'm gonna go with a broken dimmer switch too. But before you buy a new switch, make sure the connection is good.
| there's a tube on the throttle body | gots some fogs too | got some sounds | HIDzzz | some metal thingy | Nismo exhaust | sport grill | NIZMO WHEELZ /Stikcy as shit tires | Fck the prop rod | header | JIHAD MIRRORS | some metal bar | LEDS | DROPed | some rubber thing | pulled out a chunk of metal | CALIPER PAINT | more metal rods |
it could be im not sure how to test the dimmer though? i dont have a multimetter or i would probably be able to that way. but anyways the connection is good and still no control. and i dont wanna go spend 70 bucks on this switch if thats not whats wrong so any ideas on how to test it?
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