Faulty regulator may cause head lights to change intensity on Honda Civic

A faulty regulator on some models will cause the head lights to change intensity. The alternator needs to be replaced for this issue.

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Average mileage: 139,119 (72,000–201,000)
4 model years affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 2006
8 people reported this problem
5 people shared problem details
2006 Honda Civic72,000
Head lights change intensity while driving.
1998 Honda Civic200,195
Head lights will flicker as well as lights on dash, erratic , not all the time
1997 Honda Civic201,000
headlight intensity varies
2006 Honda Civic100,400
Lights changing intensity.
1998 Honda Civic122,000
The head light intensity has varied on this car since I bought it. Have lived with it up to current time of 166,000 miles.
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