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Old 01-13-2009, 06:31 PM   #1
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< - Own 94 SSEi and in my ignorance i think i shorted the auto headlamp sensor with armorall... lol I like a clean dash and it was working before i detailed the car now nothing... I checked the fuse so i think its either the sensor or the module. My question... im ordering the part.. will replace when it arrives but how to i remove the old one and replace it??? Im sure it wont have instructions and ive looked online so i need help :P

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I believe that sensor just pops out like a fuse.

However if the new sensor does not fix the problem you may need to pull out your headlamp switch and inspect it for burnt wires at the connector..not uncommon among these cars.

All though 95'* are the most likely year for burnt headlamp switches.

I to appreciate a clean dash board. A technique I use is do not spray anything on the dash. Spray the cleaner or what ever in a rag than wipe your dash down. This way you wont feel like your going to short anything out. Less mes on the windshield to.

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