Pontiac Fiero 1984-1988 Repair Guide

Headlamp Switch

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The headlamp circuit is protected by a circuit breaker in the light switch. An electrical overload will cause the lights to go on and off, or in some cases to remain off. If this happens check your headlamp switch and wiring for short circuits.

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION





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Fig. Fig. 1 Unfasten the headlamp switch retainers and slide the switch forward to gain access to the electrical connections



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Fig. Fig. 2 Remove the headlamp switch retainers ...



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Fig. Fig. 3 ... then pull the switch out of its housing to gain access to the electrical connection



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Fig. Fig. 4 Disengage the electrical connections and remove the switch

  1. Disconnect the negative (-) battery cable.
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  3. Remove the headlamp/dimmer switch trim plate Torx® screws.
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  5. Disconnect the electrical connector and remove the switch assembly.
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  7. Installation is the reverse of removal.
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