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Old 01-20-2006, 07:31 AM
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Hi, I recently purchased a 2002 XC70, but the headlights are aiming too low, but the manual says I have to take it to the dealership for adjustment...is that really necessary? If not, how do I adjust them?
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Old 01-20-2006, 09:21 AM
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There should be an adjustment gear under the hood ontop of the housing of the headlight. However with the newer models they might not have done this.
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Old 01-20-2006, 04:37 PM
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Here is a pic

http://www.volvoxc.com/resources/how...adjustment.php

One of them looks like it needs a special tool.
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Old 01-20-2006, 09:10 PM
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It is a small socket only that is needed. I think it is like a 5mm or something like that. There is 2 adjusters per light.
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Old 01-20-2006, 11:38 PM
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Guys, thx a lot for the info...will give a shot tomorrow night...
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post in volvoxc.com then here... that site is all about the XC only with tons of info!
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Thanks for the info. I have to adjust the2002 S60 tonight.

Chris
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