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Re: Xenon Headlamps, uneven light pattern (archive)

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Posted by Mitch on January 11, 1999 at 09:52:19:

In Reply to: Xenon Headlamps, uneven light pattern posted by Dave Y on January 10, 1999 at 12:45:57:


I test drove a 540/6 with the Xenons, and the salesman explicitly pointed out the "notched" pattern of the lighting, which he called characteristic of the Xenons. Apparently yours are operating as spec'd!

: Have not asked the dealer yet.. but for those of you with Xenon headlamps... is the light patter that you get uneven? by that I mean, there is a definite jump in the horizontal light pattern at the top of the beam..
: Kinda like:
: _______________
: ----------------'
: (hope that came out right).. and I want to know if it is something adjustable or not..

: tx..

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