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Use your old sockets and dual filament amber bulbs (archive)

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Posted by jcarey on June 27, 2001 at 10:41:53:

In Reply to: Getting a "Check Side Lights" on posted by ///Bruce on June 27, 2001 at 10:19:47:

The pre 99 cars need dual filament bulbs in these side marker lights, and the new sockets do not have the sescond pin for it. I re-used my old sockets and changed the color of the bulb to amber but witih dual filaments. Its worked perfectly since then. I have read that if you don't have the roght bulb type or socket you can get this message.

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