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I own a 2016 Mercedes Benz Sprinter 144”.Diving on the highway this morning for about 45 minutes then stopped for 15 minutes and when I started it back up the words Dipped beam left and a picture of ( I’m assuming ) a headlamp appeared. Checked my manual but nothing came up to say what the diagnosis would be My question is, can I suavely drive it with that notification on the display

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CarCarePros  9 months 3 weeks ago

The headlight on the the driver side is having some sort of problems. It can be a bad HID bulb or a poor contact. The wires inside the headlight may be damaged as well.

You are fine driving the car. You may loose the left headlight operation when driving. I would let the dealer diagnose it with their star scanner. There is a good chance they will have to replace the headlight.

Would love to know what they find out.


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dano  9 months 3 weeks ago

I haven't taking it to the dealer yet but noticed the  low beam headlight is not working on the left side. High beam is ok thou.


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MercedesMedic  9 months 3 weeks ago

I would check the bulb for the left headlgiht. If it is halogen it is easy to tell if it has burned. If the bulb is fine, take it to the dealer.