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    Posted: 11áJaná2014 at 4:37pm
What's the grey bit on the headlamp unit?  Removing it reveals a grey lever type affair which seems to push in a corresponding plunger. Mine's a Tekna BTW.

I was wondering if it was to operate a shutter for main/dip beam on the xenon, except if it is, it isn't working on mine as the xenon beam pattern doesn't change on high beam, staying on the dip pattern.




Edited by methley - 11áJaná2014 at 4:38pm
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Downtime Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 11áJaná2014 at 5:06pm
Originally posted by methley methley wrote:

What's the grey bit on the headlamp unit? áRemoving it reveals a grey lever type affair which seems to push in a corresponding plunger. Mine's a Tekna BTW.

I was wondering if it was to operate a shutter for main/dip beam on the xenon, except if it is, it isn't working on mine as the xenon beam pattern doesn't change on high beam, staying on the dip pattern.





It looks like the leveling motor. There's no shutter as it's not bixenon. Only low beam is xenon and main beam is halogen.
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A switch for European builds?
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Downtime has it.  It's the levelling motor.  It looks like this on the other side.  The "nipple" clips into a plunger within the headlamp unit which slides in and out to adjust the beam attitude.


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Originally posted by methley methley wrote:

Downtime has it.  It's the levelling motor.  It looks like this on the other side.  The "nipple" clips into a plunger within the headlamp unit which slides in and out to adjust the beam attitude.



The white nut on top of it is the manual adjustment screw. You can adjust headlamp aiming up/down with that.
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How do you clip the motor to the headlight
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