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Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by tacoma92, Aug 21, 2010.

  1. Aug 21, 2010 at 6:31 PM
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    I finally installed my new headlight. Its working but it it a little loose compared to the other light. How do i keep it from moving around? Ive tried to see if i could tighten it but i dont know where to
     
  2. Aug 21, 2010 at 6:32 PM
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    your headlight is loose? what do you mean by loose? did you screw all the screws back in?
     
  3. Aug 21, 2010 at 6:56 PM
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    yea i screwd them all back in but the light can be moved up and down a little bit. I kno it wont b able to come out, but when i hit a bump, the light will shake up and down a little
     
  4. Aug 21, 2010 at 7:23 PM
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  5. Aug 21, 2010 at 7:29 PM
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    There's like a bolt and 2 nuts holding on the light. Not sure how you could screw that up. I would redo it and make sure everything is tight and no clips are broken.
     
  6. Aug 21, 2010 at 7:33 PM
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    idk how either. i screwd everything in tight like the previous light. mayb i just need to prop somethin up in there to keep it still :D
     
  7. Aug 21, 2010 at 7:38 PM
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    Is there an adjustment screw at the top for adjusting the angle of the light?
     
  8. Aug 21, 2010 at 7:40 PM
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    its at the bottom right of the light im pretty sure
     
  9. Aug 21, 2010 at 7:42 PM
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    Ya. I would wedge a woodchip up in the bottom. That should hold it.
     
  10. Aug 21, 2010 at 7:46 PM
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    yea thts prob the best way. my friend suggested that when he saw it too
     
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    Almost sounds as if the replacement housing isn't quite the right size. Is it OEM or aftermarket?
     
  12. Aug 21, 2010 at 10:23 PM
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    Its OEM
     
  13. Aug 22, 2010 at 8:46 PM
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    lets see them new headlights!
     
  14. Aug 22, 2010 at 10:46 PM
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    Ill post some pics up tomorrow of the new headlight. Right now its pitch black dark outside :/
     
  15. Aug 26, 2010 at 8:29 AM
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    heres the new headlight on the right side

    headlights.jpg
     
  16. Aug 26, 2010 at 8:37 AM
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    looks good :)
     
  17. Aug 26, 2010 at 8:39 AM
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    thanks man. notice that im missing my front emblem :(
     
  18. Aug 26, 2010 at 8:39 AM
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    didn't catch that at first, thought you just painted it black. some young guns snatch it from you??
     
  19. Aug 26, 2010 at 8:52 AM
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    i have no idea. either that or it came off somehow. Ive been lookin everywhere to buy a replacement for pretty cheap but no luck
     
  20. Aug 26, 2010 at 8:26 PM
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