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Headlight Adjustment

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by Randy Y, Nov 17, 2011.

  1. Randy Y

    Randy Y [OP] Active Member

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    Just leveled out my 2010 , raised it 2.5" in front and now I am wondering if I need to adjust head lights down. Has anyone done this ? How to do it ? thanks
     
  2. 4x4Taco09

    4x4Taco09 Well-Known Member

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    There's two grey "bolt looking" screws on the backside of your headlight. The "washers" on them have teeth, this is for a big Phillips head screwdriver. Put the screwdriver behind it and twist. The top one is up and down. Bottom toward your fender is left to right. It's easy to do
     
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    caribe makaira Lurker No More

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    HeadlightAdjustment
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    Maverick904 Resident Fishing Expert

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    i dunno bout you but my bottom screw goes up and down and top goes left and right.
     
  5. 4x4Taco09

    4x4Taco09 Well-Known Member

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    That's right. My bad, either way I hope he'd figure it out lol
     
  6. Randy Y

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    Thanks for the info !
     
  7. TacoXtreme

    TacoXtreme North Georgia Member

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    yea the top one on mine (2011 tx) has a black plastic clip on it. Why i have no idea. be careful taking it off it breaks very easily.
     
  8. Daytona Taco

    Daytona Taco Great Job!!

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    i know that clockwise is up, but is it the screw itself you turn clockwise, or the screwdriver??? thanks guys
     
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    Justus resident Apple Pie Monster

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    screwdriver i believe, mark the original position with a piece of masking tape on ur flat surface for reference.............long phillips driver from the top

    and always end in a clockwise motion to lock in the setting..........or so the FSM says



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    Last edited: May 2, 2013
  10. Daytona Taco

    Daytona Taco Great Job!!

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    thank you very much man! appreciate the quick response. :D

    new HIDs i put in were making me rage out :mad:
     
  11. Billy Badass

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    Confirmed, it's the screwdriver direction. Turn screwdriver CCW to move beams down and CW to move beams up.
    Now I am confused on the final turn after adjusting. Is it screwdriver or screw turned CW on final turn???
     
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