Mercedes-Benz Forum banner

1 - 2 of 2 Posts

·
Registered
sl300/280ce
Joined
·
2 Posts
Discussion Starter #1
Just a quick question! I replaced my driver's side left turn (housing and bulb). Problem - left signal light stays on when driving lights are on. What's up with that? Thanks for your help!
 

·
Registered
SL500
Joined
·
56 Posts
I had exactly the same thing happen. It's caused by replacing it with the wrong bulb. The ...

I had exactly the same thing happen. It's caused by replacing it with the wrong bulb. The correct bulb should have two contacts on the bottom, and the one you have only has one. This causes a short to the turn signal.

It turns out that the MB documentation for the lamp type is wrong. I just went back to the dealer and gave them the old one to match it.
 
1 - 2 of 2 Posts
Top