Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help




Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes ShopForum > Technical Information and Support > Tech Help

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-04-2002, 11:49 PM
emmit
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Question headlights, standing , turn and flood lights out. help please.

I had a massive electrical surge after a blown battery.
All the lights including the side markers blew. I've replaced all.
I also couldn't turn the wipers off after that event.I have relaced the wiper relay and that corrected that. I've noticed other relays
in the same area. Would all of my light challenges be associatd to
a relay? Please help. This is a 1976 280 with 64k miles.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-05-2002, 05:32 PM
4NDELIT's Avatar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Dublin, CA
Posts: 887
I'm gonna sound really stupid, but did you check the fuses?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-05-2002, 10:59 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Great White North!!!!
Posts: 400
4n..... i guess ignorance is bliss--that's the first thing i thought of as well.relays may be fine now but doesn't power have to get to them first?
__________________
'95 s500 (bought for wife but can't bear to share!!!) 125kms
'92 legend 180kms
'88 tbirdturbo(fantastic car-only regular maint.)120kms
'87 mustang gt(gone)
'86 tbirdturbo(gone)
'85 mustang gt(gone-but not forgotten)
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-06-2002, 01:28 AM
emmit
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
post surg troubles

Thanks for the replies thus far. I should of mentioned that I
had numerous blown fuses as well. Those were the first things I replaced. That was not a unwise question however , I've missed the simple and obvious in the past. I'm hopng this to be a relay fault (simple fix) but where my ignorance is greatest in not knowing the if routing of the fog , headlights ,standing and turn are all through one or any relay.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:10 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2011 Pelican Parts - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page