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Old 12-11-2010, 11:56 AM
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X5 headlights lens disasemble

Hi there. I need to clean my 2002 X5 lenses. Does anybody has some tutorial to how to disasembly the headlight lenses to do the process at the internal side?
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Old 12-12-2010, 05:48 AM
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You need to bake them to soften the glue. Do a search over on the E46 3-series board for "baking headlights". The coupe guys do it all the time.
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Old 01-03-2011, 05:38 PM
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Ok, Scott,
Thank you! I will try it.
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Not all model year "bake" open. I think Oct, 2002 was the cut off date. The date stamp is on the headlight.
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Old 01-04-2011, 07:11 AM
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Ok, i will see there. Mine is 2001/2002.
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