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Lights getting a bit brighter? #99477 Feb 7, 1:29pm Feb 7, 1:29pm
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Lights getting a bit brighter?
Last night i realized when the car was on idel if i pressed the gas pedal down my headlights got a bit more brighter is that a normal behavior?


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Re: Lights getting a bit brighter? [Re: lilchief] #99478 Feb 7, 6:27pm Feb 7, 6:27pm
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Yes, it's totally normal. Also notice that when you turn on your fogs, for instance, the headlights will slightly dim for a second. That's just a momentary lapse in electric current. Same thing (just opposite) when you step on the gas: sudden surge of power.

If it's REALLY significant, then you may have an alternator problem. But from the sounds of it, totally normal. thumbsup


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Re: Lights getting a bit brighter? [Re: lilchief] #99479 Feb 7, 6:32pm Feb 7, 6:32pm
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There shouldn't be a big difference. I recently had to buy a new battery bcuz my friend likes to hear the system & put on the tv all the time when the car is off.

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