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Old 07-28-2011, 10:54 AM
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Default position bulb warning

I know there have been some posts about this, but thought I'd check again. Yellow triangle warning light comes on intermittently and display reads position bulb failure.I understand the position bulbs are the ones in the bumper on the 02 s80 t6, but they seem to work, as do the license plate bulbs and the others. Pried them out, banged on them, still getting the message. Is there any way to sdetermine which one is triggering the warning. Thanks
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Old 07-28-2011, 11:03 AM
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Intermittent failure. Sometimes they wont come on even though they aren't blown. Get some bulb grease and pull all the bulbs and grease them. Should do away with most warnings, unless the bulb really is blown.
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Old 07-28-2011, 08:54 PM
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Intermittent failure. Sometimes they wont come on even though they aren't blown. Get some bulb grease and pull all the bulbs and grease them. Should do away with most warnings, unless the bulb really is blown.
Yup...it happen to me recently...after you greased them all...the warning indicator does not appear again...thanks for the kind input :-)
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Old 08-01-2011, 01:49 PM
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Default which bulbs

Thanks guys, this is a great forum. I pulled and greased the bulbs in the front side bumper, the ones in the protruding globe just in front of the front doors and the license plate bulbs. Any others I should do?
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Old 08-03-2011, 10:12 AM
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Thanks guys, this is a great forum. I pulled and greased the bulbs in the front side bumper, the ones in the protruding globe just in front of the front doors and the license plate bulbs. Any others I should do?

are there other bulbs that could trigger this? Thanks
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It's been a while since I last had that message on my S60, but I thought the position bulb was the tail light (part of the running lights).
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Old 09-05-2011, 10:11 AM
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Which is the positional light in the S60
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Old 09-05-2011, 12:28 PM
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"Position bulb" lights are on the rear tail lights, I'm not sure how many there are in the S60, but there are two on each side in the S80.
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Old 09-07-2011, 09:22 AM
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Default these are the ones I replaced-

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Old 09-08-2011, 03:48 PM
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Interesting, I didn't know on the older S80's the brake bulb was on top, in the '05/'06 S80, the LED brake lights are under the reverse lights and the Position Bulb/Running Lights and Rear Fog Light (driver side only) are above the reverse lights.
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