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Old 10-06-2012, 02:01 PM
Scott Chester Scott Chester is offline
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Mein Auto: 2005 645Ci Convertible
XENON BALLAST REPLACEMENT HELP - Any Experience?

Hi,
I had water infiltrate my right headlamp area (645Ci). Light went out and of course headlamp error on. Diagnosis confirms:
Bulb OK
Igniter OK
High beam OK
Halo OK
Given that, I'm told it's 90% sure the ballast is bad which is less that a $100 part. As I understand though, I have to drop the bumper to get to the ballast and replace this? I have some other reasons for wanting to drop the bumper also so I think I'll do it. Anyone have experience with this? Any suggestions on where I can get instructions?
Thanks,
Scott

Last edited by Scott Chester; 10-06-2012 at 02:19 PM.
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