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Old 03-15-2018, 05:50 PM   #1
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Default Passenger headlight dim compared to drivers side.

I know it's probably a bad ground but which wire is ground going to the headlight? 01 ranger
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Check your headlight wires for continuity to ground. The one that reads closed is the ground.
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Black wire is the Ground on 2001 headlights
Left and right do not share a ground

Both should be grounded on the Rad support however, and there should be a ground wire from battery to Rad support.

So passenger side is dimmer than drivers side in low and high beam, which it would be if it was a ground issue
And passenger side is not just pointed lower, i.e. out of adjustment?
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They are adjusted correctly, and yes it's dim on both low and high beam.
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