Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2002 14:39:59 GMT
From: "Fred Wills" <Fred.Willsnopsamband.net>
Subject: Re: dimming headlights on 2001 9-5


I would guess that it is the current demand by the rear window defroster which is automatically turned on by the ACC for the first few minutes in the morning... Just a guess. -Fred "Bob Bonneville" <wa3cujnopsamnet> wrote in message news:3c8d41d1_1nopsam.newsgroups.com... > This is a common report among 2001 9-5 owners however, no one has come up > with the answer. My dealer has not been able to find anything either. Some > people have reported that they hear a clicking sound in the lower left side > of the dash when it does this. I have never heard that sound. > > I only see it about 5-10 minutes into my morning drive to work. > > > <milanihnopsamrs.com> wrote in message > news:F41j8.107139$aFN.66806nopsam1.bloor.is... > > Doesit start ok then dims"? if so then perhaps there is a short " I could > > be wrong " but on mine it happens only at time hat I pull up the window > > control switch ( when the windows is completely rolled up, and engage the > > switch upward) this causes the light (specially the headlights dims. or > > pressing the door lock switch . and it is normal. because what you doing > you > > forcing a motor to turn where there is no room to turn hence current goes > up > > then lights dim . so ask them to check to see if all switches operating as > > they should. And again I could be wrong :) > > > > > > "busman" <cburdinnopsamlink.net> wrote in message > > news:u8ns0r8k0h0bdfnopsam.supernews.com... > > > any ideas on what might be causing my lights to dim while driving. > dealer > > > has had the car four times for the problem and says the tech people > don't > > > think its is a problem. very distracting and seems to loose (guessing) > > > 20%-30% of brightness. > > > any help much appreciated. > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > -----= Posted via Newsfeeds.Com, Uncensored Usenet News =----- > http://www.newsfeeds.com - The #1 Newsgroup Service in the World! > -----== Over 80,000 Newsgroups - 16 Different Servers! =----- --- Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free. Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). Version: 6.0.325 / Virus Database: 182 - Release Date: 2/20/2002

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