Interior lights not working - Mercedes-Benz Forum

Go Back   Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Sedan Forums > W202 C-Class
New User? Register - Forgot Password

BenzWorld.org is the premier Mercedes-Benz Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-24-2012, 01:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
BenzWorld Member
 
Date registered: Jun 2010
Vehicle: 96 C280 SPORT
Location: oakland CA
Posts: 107
Interior lights not working

Hey everyone so i went to replace my interior
Dome and map lights to LEDs and after i put the dome lights in it was fine. But when i went to screw the map light on, everything went pitch black. Even my deck went out. The radio reset itself, loosing all my presets. Works though. Ive looked at the fuse and it wasnt blown out at all. I tried puttin my stock lights back on and i get nothing either. Whats wrong with it? I opened up the dome light fixture and it doesnt look like there are any fuses up there either. I did notice this though, not sure if its the cause or not

Those two metal things. Are they suppose to be connected at all? It looks like two little pieces might have broke off somehow? One on the left. And one on the right. No signs of burning or anything, but looks like maybe they broke off of eachother? Not sure if this is the case but im trying to narrow down all the problems.

I even replaced the fuse with another new one just to see if itll fix it. But no. Still doesnt work

Please help me out, im running out of ideas and i cant see a thing without the interior lights
chimchongdlight is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-24-2012, 01:58 AM   #2 (permalink)
BenzWorld Member
 
Date registered: Jun 2010
Vehicle: 96 C280 SPORT
Location: oakland CA
Posts: 107
Also, is this suppose to be connected to anything? I saw it when i took out the dome light fixture thing. It looks like a female harness with blue and black wires wrapped with foam
chimchongdlight is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-2012, 12:35 AM   #3 (permalink)
BenzWorld Member
 
Date registered: Jun 2010
Vehicle: 96 C280 SPORT
Location: oakland CA
Posts: 107
Cman people. Whats up?
chimchongdlight is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-2012, 07:09 AM   #4 (permalink)
BenzWorld Extremist
 
Date registered: Feb 2011
Vehicle: 2000 C230 Kompressor Special Edition
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 1,034
Don't know about the LED's.

But does your car have the autodimming rear view mirror? That plug might be there to send the autodimming signal to your left side mirror if it did.
__________________
Mercedes-Benz - Engineered like no other car in the world.
bachusattackus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-2012, 10:08 AM   #5 (permalink)
BenzWorld Member
 
Date registered: Jun 2010
Vehicle: 96 C280 SPORT
Location: oakland CA
Posts: 107
Unhappy

Quote:
Originally Posted by bachusattackus View Post
Don't know about the LED's.

But does your car have the autodimming rear view mirror? That plug might be there to send the autodimming signal to your left side mirror if it did.
i did have auto dimming rear view, until it broke, then i switched to non auto dimming. I like it better because not only is it slightly longer, but i like the way it looks. But the auto dimming rear view mirror harness is totally different, since i dont use the auto dim anymore, the harness just sits next to the new rear view mirror. This harness was definately not connected to the mirror.


AHHHH i need help with this interior light. I can see!!
chimchongdlight is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Sedan Forums > W202 C-Class

Bookmarks



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
interior lights not working rogerl W163 M-Class 7 04-07-2013 03:36 PM
Interior lights not working.. chrisobo V-Class 0 06-22-2011 04:07 AM
Interior lights not working!! bce181 W201 190 Class 4 12-25-2010 10:44 PM
interior lights not working renelsisc R129 SL Class 6 10-28-2009 06:00 PM
Interior lights not working Zippy V-Class 0 12-26-2004 02:36 AM


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:16 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1

vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.