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Headlight one side works on bright the other side works on dim

Only one headlight works at a time. Right side only dim, Left side only bright. On dim the right side has the same power to the connector as the left side but the left side bulb does not work. If I run a cross-over wire from the orange wire on the left side to the right side then the right side works. On Bright it is the same scenario with the yellow wire. The head lamps are on two different systems according to the main fuse box in the engine compartment. OH yea.. I checked the fuses, duh!

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Try swapping the headlight bulbs or buying a known good bulb and testing that way. Sounds like a shorted bulb filament issue.

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    Already tried that, no difference.

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