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Old 10-11-2006, 01:15 PM   #11
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Those are the lights I thought you were talking about. Mine have dimmers (both cars). Apparently yours don't.
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Well, the problem isn't the ability to Dim them, its just that they flicker when they are on. It looks like perhaps there is a short or something. But before I jump to that conclusion I wanted to see if anyone else experienced this.
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The vanity lamps in my rig do not flicker. Looking at the schematic though for an 01 Bonneville reveals a dimmer (slider switch located adjacent to mirror) on driver & passenger vanity lamp. I don't have the capability to dim the vanity lamps. There must have been changes in the lamp circuits between 00 and 03. That'* all I can figure. Do your vanity lamps have these integrated dimmers? If so, you may have to follow the advice of wren & take a closer look at the variable resistors.
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The vanity lamps in my rig do not flicker. Looking at the schematic though for an 01 Bonneville reveals a dimmer (slider switch located adjacent to mirror) on driver & passenger vanity lamp. I don't have the capability to dim the vanity lamps. There must have been changes in the lamp circuits between 00 and 03. That'* all I can figure. Do your vanity lamps have these integrated dimmers? If so, you may have to follow the advice of wren & take a closer look at the variable resistors.
No dimmers on mine. Prolly is just the resistors, but not being an electrician I guess I'll just have to live with it for the time being.
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No dimmers on mine. Prolly is just the resistors
If you don't have dimmers, you won't have dimmer resistors.
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No dimmers on mine. Prolly is just the resistors
If you don't have dimmers, you won't have dimmer resistors.
Sorry, ment probably isn't the resistors.
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