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    Xenon light adjust

    Hi all,

    Posting on behalf of a friend who has a old tt.
    the reason I'm posting here is I had an s3 and everyone was very helpful, also I understand that the lights are similar.
    anyways, as I'm sure many know a common problem is lights pointing too low. My friends car went into the garage and they tried to charge 1k for new xenon lights. I want to try a few things to try and fix the problem. I know the light height can be adjusted manually, does anyone have a noob guide or give me a rough step by step into doing this?

    Any help would be much appreciated.

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    If its pointing at the floor the first step is to scan the Xenon range controller for fault codes.

    The car has automatic headlamp levelling, and if this system develops a fault, the system will point the lights at the floor as a failsafe.

    Its probably one of the ride height sensors that are mounted on the suspension.

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