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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 11-24-2002, 11:53 AM Thread Starter
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Headlights out of adjustment- How do I aim them?

Just replaced the bulbs with the Sylvania bulbs - boy what a difference! Anyway, I noticed that my driver's side beam is a little low ( I might have knocked it out of whack putting the bulb in - that one gave me a fit) Anyway, how do i adjust the headlight to level out the beams? Seems it would be an easy fix. Any suggestions?

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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 11-25-2002, 01:44 PM Thread Starter
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has no one had to adjust their lights?

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I had the same thing happen to me. It looks like the adjuster is a Torx. Unless you have a headlight alignment kit, use a wall or garage door to align.


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Make sure that you have the bulb seated correctly, when I changed mine they look OK up close but when I was driving I noticed the tree tops were lighting up. Sure enought when I checked one blub was not seated correctly, took it out and re-seated it and everything was fine.

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Make sure that you have the bulb seated correctly, when I changed mine they look OK up close but when I was driving I noticed the tree tops were lighting up. Sure enought when I checked one blub was not seated correctly, took it out and re-seated it and everything was fine.

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Good advice. I thought I had seated the bulb correctly but I was wrong. Thank god no one replied with detailed instructions because I would have had an improperly seated bulb and a mis-aligned light!

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