The daytime running lights are prone to burning out. Our technicians tell us that the light sockets may show signs of heat damage but usually are OK. Always be sure to use the correct replacement bulb for the best life expectancy. The new bulb recommendation for 1999-2003 models is #4114K (trade number).
Daytime Running Lights Are Prone to Burning Out on Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Average mileage: 123,770 (20,000–350,000)
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2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500107,800Visitor
The right front running light is out and replacing the bulb did not fix it.
2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500150,000Visitor
daytime lights don't turn on
1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500123,000Visitor
Running lights have been replaced twice with melting of the plug-in socket.To stop this from happening when replacing the bulbs use silicone to seal all the edges on the outer covering. Moisture inside the lights cause the bulbs to blow and the socket to melt. Seal around the light and no more problem.
2006 Chevrolet Silverado 150073,689Visitor
the DRL resistor on a 2006 silverrado truck bad and DRL bulb sockets burned out.
Same thing witth mytruck but the bulbs are not burned out and fuse is good and still not going on why
2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500165,000Visitor
My daytime running light was never work when I bought my truck used. I checked the sockets show signs of burning by the electrical contact but seems like nothing serious. I checked/tested both of the wires coming to the sockets and found that both of the wires are negative (-). (test every possible ways, couldn't find any positive(+) wire...so I just cutted the side that seems to be (+) and ran it to connect with the positive wire on the fog light. NOw whenever I turn on my fog lights the running light are also on. Don't what was cause or was it ran both negative wires from the factory.
I have replaced the running lights several times, now the inside lights don't work after replacing the bulbs
2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500120,000Visitor
Front running lights keep burning out a lot, everytime I turn around I gotta change one or the other....and the sockets look burnt
2009 Chevrolet Silverado 1500110,000Visitor
I have owned the truck for 6 months and I have had to replace the driver side headlamp twice.
2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500108,000Visitor
lt front turn signal light is out what is approximate repair cost
2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500187,490Visitor
Head light burn out, tail light and turn signal burn out very quick
my head light are not working tried every every ihing
Replaced DRL socket and bulb. Swapped relay with horn relay. Fuse tested good. Ground is good. Not sure what else. The diagram shows nothing esle to check.
2002 Chevrolet Silverado 150098,500Visitor
daytime lamps stays on
2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500111,000Visitor
water in daytime running lights shorts bulbs. how do i seal ordrain water? (3/4")of water
1999 Chevrolet Silverado 150080,000Visitor
NEW BULB ABOUT 6 TIMES
2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500350,000Visitor
the bulbs burn out and the socket also
2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500280,000Visitor
turn signal assembly fills up with water killed bulb sockets
Day time running lights keep burning out.
2002 Chevrolet Silverado 1500195,808Visitor
Daytime running lamps burn out quicker due to automatic lights
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