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Old 20 Sep 2014, 10:53 am
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Default Headlights flickering

Hi I have a 05 cruiser with 135xxx miles. Have not had alot of problems with it but recently I have noticed my head lights kinda flicker when I put my foot on the brake. I dont think it would be an alternator problem cause the lights inside the car dont flicker at the same time. I have no check engine light on either. Any help would be great.
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Old 20 Sep 2014, 11:59 am
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Default Re: Headlights flickering

Sounds like a bad ground somewhere and lots of other threads talking about the same problem.

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Old 20 Sep 2014, 11:59 am
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Default Re: Headlights flickering

check the rear tail lights for corrosion. it could be feeding back through the system.
88-98 chevy trucks had the same problem that what caused it
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Old 20 Sep 2014, 12:11 pm
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Have you checked your battery? Battery cables clean when you the battery cables off the battery? How often do you replace the battery on your PT Cruiser?
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