Dim headlight

Asked by Aug 04, 2017 at 12:51 AM about the 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My Chevy cavalier 2001 has a issue with
the passenger headlight they both come
on but the passenger one stays very dim
making it look like it's not even on while
driving the driver hi-beam and light work
fine but the passenger still stays dim I've
replaced fuses and bulbs and don't know
where to look next as I am not so familiar
with cars please let me know what you
think thanks

5 Answers


could be the wiring or connector, try cleaning the connector with electric parts cleaner (visually inspect it first) and check if its getting a good ground


Is that new bulbs?

Sounds good ill do that and yes I did replace the bulb and that is a new one but it's done nothing


I agree with FADI there is obviously corrosion or grounding issue with that part of the circuit. Then and only then your winking cat will be gone. :D

Hahahahah awesome hopefully I can fix that and get it working thank you!

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