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lilchief
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Feb 7, 1:29pm - #99477 
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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Feb 7, 6:27pm - #99478 
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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Feb 7, 6:32pm - #99479 
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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