Old 12-24-2010, 02:02 PM
Join Date: Aug 2010
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Default Dome light

Hello all i recently had trouble with my dome light and the map lights in my 2002 l200. I found them all burnt out and a blown fuse. I replaced them all but the dome light still wouldn't work. After spending an hour tracing power and finding it in all the places it needed to be, i took the light fixture out and found that the copper trace had gotten hot and sunk into the plastic and was not making contact. I was able to get it to work again after some careful trimming of the the plastic. My question is this, is that a common problem? And has anyone else experienced this problem?
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Old 12-24-2010, 02:47 PM
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Location: Riveria of America
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If you are referring to the copper trace within the plastic light socket, yes it has happened before, although it is not what you would call a "common problem".
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Old 12-30-2010, 08:04 AM
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That was the copper trace i was referring to. Ok im glad that its not a common problem. I just found it odd that it happend.
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