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Old 01-17-2013, 11:43 PM   #1
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Hi gents,
Couple months ago I complained about my headlights pointing down all the time. I finally went ahead and replaced the front sensor and the lights finally point straight.

One thing I did notice though is that the right headlight is pointing just a wee bit higher than my left. Is this normal or should both of them be exactly the same level?

I'll attach a picture I took with my phone. It's not as evident in the photo but on the road sometimes it feels as though the right one is too high. Maybe I just got used to the lights pointing down all the time? Shrug.

Let me know please.

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Old 01-18-2013, 09:02 AM   #2
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I think left is supposed to be lower to reduce glare to oncoming traffic in right hand drive countries. Our 3 bmws do the same thing
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Old 01-18-2013, 12:09 PM   #3
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Make the left a bit smaller and take a bit futher back next time. Being so close does not help.
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Old 01-18-2013, 12:19 PM   #4
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Manually adjust them up a bit.
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Will take another picture tonight from a bit further back. Apologies
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