Day Running Lights May Not Work Due to Failed Resistor on Pontiac Torrent

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.

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Average mileage: 95,850 (44,000–150,000)
1 model year affected: 2006
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2006 Pontiac Torrent 65,000 mi,
The resistor was out of it when i got it in 2009.
2006 Pontiac Torrent 97,100 mi,
DRL and low beams stopped working. Shop replaced resistor and all fixed..for $260!
2006 Pontiac Torrent 44,000 mi,
drl resistor cracked not fixed only assistance from canada vehicles. canadian vehicles are repaired no charge to customer not us vehicles
2006 Pontiac Torrent 129,000 mi,
Low beam headlights don't work at times only on high beams
i had the DRL resistor replaced 3 days after i bought my torrent. it was new from the dealer and only had 300 miles on it. it stopped working within 1 day of my purchase. NOW, at 90,000 the darn thing went out again!!! i shouldnt have to pay to have this replaced again!!! this is something that should not go out like this and it has been replaced once already!!
2006 Pontiac Torrent 150,000 mi,
my lights will not work in the drl position. Only when I turn them on. I believe the drl resistor is broke.