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Old 01-25-2003, 07:53 PM
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euro -lights 1973

I purchased a pair of Euro headlights from an Ebay customer for $125. The y are in good shape and the headlights light but the side markers don't I checked and changed the side marker bulbs and they still don't light. Did I get suckered and is there a fix for this . All help appreciated.thanks
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Old 01-26-2003, 12:30 AM
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It would help to know what model MB you have.

You have to remember that the wiring for euro lights is different from US assemblies, in particular, in Europe, they don't run the corner lights like in the US, they're only turn signals and usually only have a single element bulb. There are rewiring fixes, or in some cases, conversion harnesses to power the corners as required by US DOT.
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Old 01-27-2003, 12:46 PM
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The corner lights on Euro lamps of that vintage are only turn signals.

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