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Headlight Issues

Old 05-13-2019, 12:29 PM
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Headlight Issues

I have a 2006 Maxima. The headlights are intermittent. When I first start up the right side will not come on. I have to turn them off and on several times for it to finally come on; and when it does it seems like a slow ignition process going from dim to normal. Once its on, its on no flickering or anything over ruff roads.

Please point me in the right direction,
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Old 05-14-2019, 06:08 AM
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hid headlight ballast. its a silver box under the headlight assembly, ya have to remove the whole assembly and there not cheap from nissan
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Old 05-14-2019, 08:01 PM
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Cheap on ebay though. Consider also the ignitor, which is apparently sold as an assembly with the ballast, unlike 5th gen.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/OEM-For-Nis...UAAOSwbS1cx4YJ
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Old 05-15-2019, 06:00 AM
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yea. I ended up swapping halogen assemblies to mine. I'm actually happier
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