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'05 headlights- relay failure

I replaced the stock lights in my 2000 F-350 about a year ago... first issue I've had is today, seems the relay for the low beams went bad... I used the relay harness sold by GOS racing... Just wondering if meny others have had simular problems...

I took the relay apart, it's burned inside... the contacts are pitted and mostly gone. No damage to the wiring harness and connector.

Guess I'm drivin' home on low beams tonight... I swapped the good high beam relay for the bad low beam one...

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What bulbs are you runnning?

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i ran the gos harness for a couple of years in my 03, without any problems. still had the stock bulbs though.

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Subscribing to this one. I'm thinking of getting ready to do this so would like to see if any one else has a problem.

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i forgot to say, i will be doing this again on the 99. i am will be putting the 05 harley headlights on at the same time...

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im running stock wiring with stock bulbs..not a single issue yet..

if you upgrade to silverstars etc you will need to make a relay harness or buy one..there not hard to make just takes time

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