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Bi-Xenon Headlight Housing

Does anyone know if after I take off the front fascia and grille, disconnect the headlight housing and remove it...can i open it up? Can I take off the main front lens/clear part...and then will I be able to get it back together?

My turn signal/parking lamp has broken. The clear lens in front of it has broken off and melted, and the lamp will not come out of the socket so i need to replace that whole thing. Dealer said my only option was a complete new housing.

Otherwise...I'm thinking of getting a halogen housing and replacing the halogen with my bi-xenon set up.

If anyone has any advice/know-how/etc i would reallllllllllly appreciate it.
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Re: Bi-Xenon Headlight Housing

I've heard of some having success placing headlamp housings in an oven (not sure what temp) to soften the sealer enough to seperate the housing from the lense. However, with the auto leveling motors in the bi-xenon housing, I would be hesitant to attempt.

If it was a straight halogen housing, I would be a bit less concerned.
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Re: Bi-Xenon Headlight Housing

Newer vehicles have begun switching their headlight sealant to Permaseal which can be incredibly difficult to get apart. In some cases the headlight will begin melting before the Permaseal will even become somewhat soft. Since I encountered this on previous vehicles I went ahead and used my good friend, Dremel.
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