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|3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.|
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| Originally posted by bimmerfan620@Mar 26 2004, 10:12 PM |
I don't know if thats the problem he's having here.. did you not read his full post? he said he tried to refit the stock ones and he was then having the same problem as the clear corners.... maybe there is an adjustment you ended up changing when you removed the OEM corners.. I guess the only thing you can do is check that and if that doesn't fit it, use a crow bar and try and pry your headlights and wack your fender really hard to see if you can bend them together..... :P
| Originally posted by bimmer_boy@Mar 27 2004, 12:08 AM |
I see what he's saying. The rail to slide the corner light in is attached to the headlight and if the headlight is moved just a tab bit in the wrong direction it could cause the corner light to come unalligned.
Atleast, that's what I think he said. LOl, I think I'll fiddle arround with that tomorrow and see how that goes. In the meantime, any other ideas or suggestions are always welcome.
| Originally posted by jllphan@Mar 27 2004, 09:25 AM |
Autotechnica is correct. There are 5 bolt screws that hold the headlight assembly in place. Once removed, there are 5 plastic mounts (what the bolt screws fit into) that can be screwed in or out to adjust how high or low the assembly sits. Because the turn signal slides into the headlight assembly, the headlight assembly will dictate how the turn signal sits in the hole as well. Either that or you didn't get the turn signal in the two guides on the side of the headlight assembly correctly.
...i just wanted to say headlight aseembly one more time...
| Originally posted by bimmer_boy@Mar 26 2004, 08:29 PM |
and once I attempted to put the stock lights back they were having the same problem.
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