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Old 09-16-2020, 07:20 PM   #1
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NO headlights Vectra Grand Tour

I have a 97 winnebago vectra grand tour and both headlights have gone out on me. It's not the bulbs and I cannot for the life of me nor with the owners manuL locate the headlight fuse!

There's nothing labeled headlight in the fuse box in the front of the bus and I can't find it anywhere.

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Pretty sure you are going to have to look at your chassis manuals, not your Vectra manual for info on those fuses. Headlight power/relays etc are usually supplied by the chassis manufacturer. In my case, mine are documented in my Freightliner manuals, not my Winnebago Vectra manual. What chassis do you have?
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Old 09-18-2020, 02:51 PM   #3
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Not sure if you've already checked your wiring book to see if it will help narrow it down but if not, here are the links if you need them:

Wiring book for the various 1997 Winnebago Vectra Grand Tour models (it will give you both chassis and house wiring, circuit breakers, fuses, etc):

WCM34WQ

WKM35WQ

WCM36WA

WCM36WQ
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Old 09-18-2020, 06:22 PM   #4
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Usually, headlights use a resetting circuit breaker for headlights and not a fuse.

Look at the wires on your headlight switch. I had a 96 Vectra Grand Tour and one of the wires burnt in two. I spliced on a new wire. I also removed some of the bulbs in the lower front running lights to reduce current draw through the light switch.

I had installed separate tail light bulbs on my towed and after fixing the wire I replaced the bulbs in those tail lights with LED's to further reduce current draw through the light switch.

Later I had the headlight switch replaced and the spliced in wire was beginning to show charring of the insulation. I felt Winnebago just had too much current flowing through the exterior lighting system and should have at a minimum installed relays for the towed vehicle lighting.
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