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2006 slk 350 HeadLight issue

OK, so yesterday I start my car and a warning light comes on that the left front flasher has an issue. When you use the signal it gives you a fast flash like it is a blown out bulb. The bulb just stays on even when I shut the car off and remove the key. I need to pull the fuse or bulb but I donít have a fuse diagram and I canít find a diagram on how to pull the bulb only the whole headlight light assembly
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your owner's manual tells you how to remove bulbs


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your owner's manual page 400-405

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It doesn't happen very often though eh ?
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Why Bill you are just incredible!!!!! Hoping to get a few minutes at lunch to get this sorted out...
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Why Bill you are just incredible!!!!! Hoping to get a few minutes at lunch to get this sorted out...
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Yes Billís Den. Iím still not sure what this problem is going to be. It obviously is not really the bulb or it would be on. As for the fuse Iím not having any luck there either the diagrams all just let it as electronic but doesnít show where the fuse is located. Am I missing something?

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Yes Billís Den. Iím still not sure what this problem is going to be. It obviously is not really the bulb or it would be on. As for the fuse Iím not having any luck there either the diagrams all just let it as electronic but doesnít show where the fuse is located. Am I missing something?

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so how may we help you?

the link in post 3 click on it
then on any picture of fuse locations

your owner's manual
in post 5? go to those pages and follow how to remove and replace the bulbs

the bulb socket in question might be corroded


but we need you to break the problem exactly for the 'doctors' to assist you


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OK so the lightbulb has been changed did not fix the issue. OK so the lightbulb has been changed did not fix the issue so I ran it through my ALLTEL computer reader and it comes back with this statement error code 9018 number stored and current component or the signal wine to the component E1E5 which is the left turn signal lamp has short circuit or open circuit. Any suggestions?
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My knee-jerk reaction to issues like that with this car is hooking up to a star system. Everything is run through the canbus, which means computer issue (S.A.M)?
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The wires inside the headlight are prone to lose their insulation. Remove the cap that covers the main bulb and have a look? You'll need to remove your wheel well liner to do it right.
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