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Old 02-05-2013, 12:22 PM   #1
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E46 Headlight Adjustment Problem

I have try searching for my problem, but I have not found a solution.
I have had my car for almost 13 years now, and my headlight auto adjustment just stopped working. I try to manually Adjust with a DIY I have found in this forum (With the little knob turning to level the Headlights, but nothing) I have tried searching for a screw to turn to adjust them, but didn't find any screws.
My lights are literally pointing at the grown and I see nothing during the night.
Is there anyone out there that can help me solve my problem? Please! Thank you in advance.

I have a 2000 BMW E46 323CI Conv.
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Old 02-05-2013, 02:41 PM   #2
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You might have to take your headlights apart. Looks like the threaded piece to move the headlights broke off.

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Old 02-05-2013, 03:23 PM   #3
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You might have to take your headlights apart. Looks like the threaded piece to move the headlights broke off.

I'm kind of new to all this and vehicles. I'm really sorry, but if it's possible of guiding me that would be helpful >.<

I was considering buying new Headlights because my headlights are loose and is being held on by zip ties cause something broke off If it's possible I want to fix them manually. If nothing can't be done then I guess Buying new headlights is my last option :/.
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So the knob doesn't work, right?

If you want to get new lights look for OEM projectors again or get halogen headlights and retrofit in projectors which is very easy. Click on projector retrofit in my sig below
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Old 02-05-2013, 03:49 PM   #5
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So the knob doesn't work, right?

If you want to get new lights look for OEM projectors again or get halogen headlights and retrofit in projectors which is very easy. Click on projector retrofit in my sig below
Correct, I keep turning the Knob and nothing happens to the light here I will go take some pictures to show you how everything looks and which knob I'm turning maybe I'm doing it all wrong lol

:O Thank you :]! I have a question
If I have OEM Headlights Bi Xenon can't I just take those off the regular headlights and install them on a new one? :O
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Install what, the projector assembly to another headlight?. Be a bit more specific.
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That's the Knob I turn As shown on the picture



On this picture that one broke and was wondering if it can be fixed because my headlight is all woobly and moves around



and on this picture it shows my Lights pointing down lol

Sorry if they aren't good pictures >.<





Yes that's what I meant haha because on the projector retrofit DIY shows that I have to buy projectors. So I thought if it was possible taking out the projectors from my old headlights and installing them on a new headlight just like you said. Sorry if I don't make as much sense lol.
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