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Old 08-26-2012, 12:38 PM   #1
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Help with Headlight

So the other day my right headlight(xenon) wasn't working, so today being Sunday and my only day off I decide to try and figure out the problem. So here I was flipping parts between the two headlight, and I came upon this? The connecter that's connect to the Igniter looks to be cut on the red wire? I guess PO just put some electoral tape on it.
So what are my options from here? What is that red wire/connecter? Does anyone have a P/N?
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Old 08-26-2012, 01:09 PM   #2
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looks like you have a facelift coupe. that part seems to fail a lot on the early models. it wasn't cut, it's just the wires failing. i don't believe there's a p/n for it. you'll have to look on realoem.com and see what it looks closest like. otherwise i would just try to solder it like that and use heatshrink. it's fairly hard to do it at that distance from the connector though.
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Old 09-01-2012, 02:10 PM   #3
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looks like you have a facelift coupe. that part seems to fail a lot on the early models. it wasn't cut, it's just the wires failing. i don't believe there's a p/n for it. you'll have to look on realoem.com and see what it looks closest like. otherwise i would just try to solder it like that and use heatshrink. it's fairly hard to do it at that distance from the connector though.
Yeah Sillie its a facelift coupe, i used your youtube video to help me out with switching the parts around. So i have an other question will I be able to cut like 2 inches with the connector from an other car and just solder the two piece together? Once again thank you for your help.
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Yeah Sillie its a facelift coupe, i used your youtube video to help me out with switching the parts around. So i have an other question will I be able to cut like 2 inches with the connector from an other car and just solder the two piece together? Once again thank you for your help.
glad that video/diys still help people out.

Anyways, I would just solder those wires like they are now. maybe cut a small wire between the two to make up the difference in length as well as keep it from straining in the future.
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Old 08-26-2012, 01:11 PM   #5
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Yea that'll suck since there's not much wire left. But it's still possible gl

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Mind to help me if i dont get it fix by the time you come to Dallas?
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