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Old 10-21-2006, 12:36 PM   #1
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Help - broken xenon holder

on one of my headlights the xenon orb is jus flapping around, is there a way you can take th front off so i can access whats in the black - they are facelift coupe ones
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Old 10-21-2006, 12:40 PM   #2
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Yep...take the headlight off and bake the headlight at 200degrees for 20mins. You will be able to take it apart after that and then fix the orb
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call me stupid but how do u mean bake?
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Old 10-21-2006, 01:19 PM   #4
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call me stupid but how do u mean bake?
Hi stupid,

Nah, its literally taking out your headlight assembly and shoving it in your oven to melt the adhesive a little so you can take the front cover off your light. My headlight covers are only held on with clips so I lucked out when I installed my DDEs. There should be instructions on how to bake your headlights somewhere in this forum.

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