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Old 11-19-2012, 11:55 PM   #14301
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Contact is corroded or bulb is coming apart. Try seeing if metal base of bulb moves relative to the glass. If not, probably just corrosion on contacts. Lightly scuff with sandpaper, steel wool, etc... just to clean the surface so it's shiny.
you can see the pic of bulb contact point
i tried my best to scrape the contact point inside the turn signal socket with the screwdriver... not sure if that's the problem though
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:56 PM   #14302
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so this is what happens when your "orange" bulb is really old
and the contact point is all melted

the bulb was out on the driver side ... i swapped the turn signal sockets for now since i need a visible LEFT turn signal in the front, not so much for the right
i put in new bulbs for both sides but original problem socket won't light up unless if i push the bulb in and hold it in with some pressure
That peeling color thing has more to do with when bulb manufacturers switched from cadmium colored amber glass (cadmium is super toxic) to plastic coatings.
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so... the peeling means i don't have the really toxic kind, right?
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Old 11-20-2012, 12:01 AM   #14304
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so... the peeling means i don't have the really toxic kind, right?
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Old 11-20-2012, 12:03 AM   #14305
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Old 11-20-2012, 12:06 AM   #14306
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so... the peeling means i don't have the really toxic kind, right?
The toxic kind is better because it means it means it'll last a lot longer and perform a lot better for a lot less money. It's kind of the general rule with all the toxic things that were banned starting in the 80's and 90's.
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and i am still tripping out about how the flashlight was stuck inside my engine bay...
lol, perfect little storage area.
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The toxic kind is better because it means it means it'll last a lot longer and perform a lot better for a lot less money. It's kind of the general rule with all the toxic things that were banned starting in the 80's and 90's.
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Damnit, tried to close my laptop, do some math homework, then realized that the teacher put the homework online and didn't write it on the board. Now back on the internet, watching southpark.
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Old 11-20-2012, 12:58 AM   #14314
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Damnit, tried to close my laptop, do some math homework, then realized that the teacher put the homework online and didn't write it on the board. Now back on the internet, watching southpark.
Do I see another failure in your future?
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I know what it's like to be unmotivated to do study for a particular class. It sucks, but you just have to do it.
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1. (4.671) Houston Texans
2. (4.573) San Francisco 49ers
3. (4.378) Green Bay Packers
4. (4.354) Atlanta Falcons
5. (4.268) New England Patriots
6. (4.181) Denver Broncos
7. (3.709) Baltimore Ravens
8. (3.595) Seattle Seahawks
9. (3.538) Chicago Bears
10. (3.481) New York Giants
11. (3.291) Pittsburgh Steelers
12. (3.247) New Orleans Saints
13. (3.220) Tampa Bay Buccaneers
14. (3.086) Indianapolis Colts
15. (2.810) Minnesota Vikings
16. (2.756) Cincinnati Bengals
17. (2.625) Washington Redskins
18. (2.494) Detroit Lions
19. (2.256) Dallas Cowboys
20. (2.134) Arizona Cardinals
21. (2.125) San Diego Chargers
22. (1.927) Miami Dolphins
23. (1.913) St. Louis Rams
24. (1.750) Tennessee Titans
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26. (1.720) Buffalo Bills
27. (1.671) Cleveland Browns
28. (1.422) Carolina Panthers
29. (1.383) Oakland Raiders
30. (1.289) Philadelphia Eagles
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What pray tell is this?
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