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    just fitted my HID's and noticed when fitting the bulb that the drivers side headlight is loose inside the actual light its self

    when i push where the bulb goes the inside moves about?

    new headlight?

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    anyone?

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    Your adjuster motor (or blank for the adjuster motor if yours doesn't have one) isn't connected properly. Likely it's just popped out of the ball joint.
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    is this the adjustor that moves the lights up and down? i do have that beside the light switch

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    The motor's popped out of the ball joint inside the light then. It untwists like a light bulb fitting and pops out, you'll see the fitting looks like a small black box with 3 wires going into it inside the light unit under the main bulb fitting.
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    light off job then yeah?

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    take the airbox and air intake pipe out should be able to...i change my sidelight bulbs that way...thats if urs a facelift?

    ian wouldnt it be a good idear if on peoples info on the side under there pics....model info like facelift or pre...year n model just so people can see when answering questions without looking in there garage n stuff? just a thought

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    mines is a pre-facelift

    i think ill take the light off and have a better look

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