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Headlights with LED DRLs

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by Billyboy200uk, Aug 24, 2011.

  1. Billyboy200uk

    Billyboy200uk New Member

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    Yes, they plug straight in. No rewiring, no cutting, no bulb failure warnings. Truly plug and play.
     
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    I am unsure if they will have levelling adjustment??? Quite often they dont.
     
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    No they don't, you will lose your headlight height adjustment so the rotary switch is redundant. I got the DRL switch and fitted that instead :eyebrows:
     
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    Isn't headlight adjustment a legal requirement? (Unless you have xenons)
     
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    Not if your headlight beam aim is correct. The adjuster is just there if you have a haevy load or towing a caravan etc
     
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    I think it's a legal requirement that you have headlight adjustment on your car - whether auto-levelling or manual adjustment, not having it is an MOT failure.
     
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    No it isn't. I'm an authorised examiner and headlight levelling is not a testable item, only headlight beam aim
     
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    Gary's right, Lots of cars don't have auto or manual levelling. Might you be thinking of the requirement to have auto levelling with xenons?
     
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    Fair enough, I stand corrected. So can you have a new car (without xenons/auto-levelling) with no way to adjust the headlights from inside the cabin?
     
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    In a word yes, but I can't think of any manufacturer who doesn't supply a manual switch for normal halogen lights.
     
  13. Billyboy200uk

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    Thanks for all the info guys...appreciate it
     
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    No where near new cars but peugeot 106's don't.

    BTW those lights look awesome!
     
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    Yea well I'm surprised Pug 106's have lights :cool:

    and thanks, I like them a lot
     

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