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Old 09-26-2012, 04:17 PM   #1
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Projector fog light help

Hey guys, I bought the projector fog light housings and HID kit from ddmtuning.com and I'm having trouble adjusting them to be level. The passengers side is perfect, where as the driver side is pointing almost straight down. I see there is the one adjusting screw and I've been all the way one way, and the other, and no noticeable adjustment happened.

Anyone else have any experience with these?
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Old 09-26-2012, 05:42 PM   #2
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They are probably not mounted onto the bumper correctly.

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Old 09-26-2012, 05:47 PM   #3
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They are probably not mounted onto the bumper correctly.
Now that's what I originally thought, but honestly, the only one that is questionable is the passenger side, where I'm not having any issues. No matter how I try to wiggle the driver side around the cut off won't get up high enough. I also checked to make sure the bulb was seated correctly.
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Interesting. If the bulb is seated, the screw is turned correctly and the light is installed right then there has to be something wrong. Take out the fog light fully, check the bulb again and turn the screw so you see the light raise upwards
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Interesting. If the bulb is seated, the screw is turned correctly and the light is installed right then there has to be something wrong. Take out the fog light fully, check the bulb again and turn the screw so you see the light raise upwards
Thanks Jake, I just took your advise.

The housing was seated correctly, but I took it out and doubled checked the bulb too, and decided I was going to try the screw one more time, this time with it out side the bumper. I tightened it up pretty good, put it back in, and now both sides are almost perfect!

Cliffs- to adjust tighten or loosen screw, tighter is aiming higher
- worked better for me outside the car (instead of sitting there trying to tighten this screw in the back of the housing while you have the fog lights on cause your're trying to align them together but they're just shining right in your eyes /end rant)
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