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Any mod to aim headlight?

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by meatman, May 5, 2011.

  1. May 5, 2011 at 2:28 PM
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    meatman

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    I know this is probably redundent but here goes... I have an 01 and the driverside headlight beam actually crosses over to the pass. side beam. I do know that there is only a vertical adjustment so, WTF do I have a crappy headlight assy. wondering if there is anyway to correct this problem or try a new assy.
     
  2. May 5, 2011 at 2:29 PM
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    there is a horizontal adjustment too.
     
  3. May 5, 2011 at 2:30 PM
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  4. May 5, 2011 at 2:39 PM
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    I have no idea where it is? the only thing i can find is that there is only a vertical adjust. where is that stinking little adustmet at?
     
  5. May 5, 2011 at 2:45 PM
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    Hmmm....The FSM states no adjustment for horizontal.....I could have sworn I have adjusted it before though.....
     
  6. May 5, 2011 at 2:47 PM
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    I know. I know I adjusted the horizontal on my '00, and I thought they were the same....
     
  9. May 5, 2011 at 2:50 PM
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    You may also want to check to make sure the bulb is seated in the housing correctly.
     
  11. May 5, 2011 at 2:57 PM
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    the bulb is in correctly and the headlight assy run 97-00 and 01-04 well crap i guess im screwed.. Do you guys think the assy. could be off and just get a new one help? dont want to throw out cash if i dont need too
     
  12. May 5, 2011 at 3:13 PM
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    your not going crazy dude, there definetly is a horizontal adjustment. i think it may loosen the housing a little but it works.
     
  13. May 5, 2011 at 3:14 PM
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    Thanks man!! I was loosing my mind.
     
  14. May 5, 2011 at 3:44 PM
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    Just got back from pulling everything off.. grill sourround parking lights hell i even pulled out the headlight assy. and no vertical adjustment. but i did bend the bracket that holds the assy. in so if its foggy tomm. i can see if it helped. I would like to get it right i have alot of deer crossing from left to right and do not want to hit any at 60 mph that would suck. Thanks for all the help and suggestions
     
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