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Old 10-20-2009, 09:33 AM
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Originally Posted by Max_VQ View Post
How to check for broken adjusters:
Grab the back of the high beam bulb/connector and apply a slight up/down and left/right pressure. If you lights move more than 1-2 mm, your adjusters are broken. Mine moved about 10mm to each side.

When I changed mine last week, the factory adjusters were brittle like candy cane.

There is someone on the board (Mark at EAC??) that can fix the 03 lights.
+ 1,000,000 to what he said.
The 2003 Hellas are very hard to open.
Get the aluminum adjusters (from EAC as well)
Looking for a DIY? Parts? Check this out, it might be your ticket
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