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    I keep hearing poeple saying they have done the headlight aiming mod.
    What? How? Where?

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    basically means that you align the headlamps as high as legally possible...most are set low..

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    if you mean being able to adjust the angle of the bulbs its the little rotary knob thing by the headlight switch next to the one that dims the interior lights.

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    nope..adjusting the alignment of the reflectors themselves by moving the lamps manual adjusters..

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    Duncan did a bit of a "how to" on this didn,t he. I dont know the thread though.

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    Cheers for this mateys. Unfortuneately mine has the Xenon self adjusting ones. Just thought I might be able to adjust the "normal" position slightly higher.

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    Where abouts are the Allen bolt adjusters located? Are they on the headlight units themselves?

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    Yeah they are if I remember, on the Pre-facelift they are coloured yellow and are plastic rather than 'bolts'. If you look closely on the plastic too the side of the adjusters you will see arrows for left/right and up/down.

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    Does anyone have the measurements for the set up of the headlights I have a 06 SRI 1.9 cdti estate. it seems that after a knock on the front end I have one light aiming higher than the other, not keen of paying Vx to do this as its easy if you have the measuremnts!!

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