Day Running Lights May Not Work Due to Failed Resistor on Saturn Vue

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The day time running lights (DRL) resistor may fail causing the daytime running lights to stop working. Our technicians tell us a failed resistor will require replacement.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 104,595 (30,000–223,000)
6 model years affected: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, more2006, 2007
41 people reported this problem
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Daytime running lights stopped working. Now, when the vehicle is started, the DRL light flashes rapidly approximately 5-6 times and then goes off.

Have not fixed the problem yet...wondering if there is a recall on this???????
No DRLights Where the hell is the resistor to change located>
exactly where is the dlr "resistor" and how to remove and replace it on 2007 Saturn vue
I have replaced the resistor for the DRL and they still do not
when i select drive my DRL indicator lights up then starts to flicker for about six times then goes out..
so i do not have this safe feature operating correctly....
Not fixed yet, automatic daytime running lights not working,
The daytime running lights stopped working.
Day running lights don't work
DRL Resistor for day lights is not working,never with new one. So I took the resistor out. All lights still work just no day lights
Daytime running lights stopped operating. Lights flickering when I hit a bump/pothole. Told that I need to replace old headlamp assembly due to being overpowered by newer headlamp assembly (driver side) to solve the electrical problem.
Mine also quit working. I replaced the resistor and dtey quit again in about 5 miniutes. back to the drawing board....
replaced resistor checked bulbs , switch relay , still don't work
drl flasses on dash & goes out
DRL flashes goes out now only the drivers side light come on and no high beam at all
No more DLR indicater. Day time Running light not working now.
need to buy new resistor
also need new resistor for heated seats
don't care about heated seats and
turn on running lights and fog lights at dusk and dawn
really don't need to fix this minor problem
All other lights are working, but same as other reports. Green DRL light flashes rapidly then goes out.
Relays are fine. DRL don't work. Brights do work. I guess its the resistor.
I currently have this problem but do not see a viable solution. DRL resistor seems to work some of the time according to other people who have this problem
Daytime Running Lights not function