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Old 12th September 2007
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hey all im kinda new to the world of jet cars
i have a 95 900se i replaced the head light bulbs a day or so ago
and the drivers side high beam burnt out and im getting
head light malfunction reading is there a relay i need to replace or is it in the wires some were?
2nd i cant adjust the hight of the beam on eather side
i turn the little nob but the beam still points down
i can see the inner lens moving but no change in the hight
any help would be great this car is nothing like my jeep
thanks up front
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Did you clean the bulb with rubbing alcohol after the installation ??
Use your test light to assure that there is current at the terminals in both high and low beam.
Which brand headlights are we dealing with ??; some just do not last.
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the headilight aiming adjustment instructions info is under recall to be providedby the dealer

http://www.automotive.com/1995/49/sa...lls/49257.html

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I would investigate the bulb first. But there is an orange relay in the panel on LH side of the engine bay by the shock tower. It is your headlight controll relay. If bad, you could loose a function of one bulb say L high beam or something but both lows and R high beam will still work.
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