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Old 07-12-2011, 10:02 PM
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Headlight Rattling

Heys. been noticing this for a while on my lude but tried to do something about. my right Headlights seems to rattle alote whenever the cars stopped at a light or just parked with the engine on idling. i went even as far as to take out the entire headlight to see if i could fit it in the right position but no dice. anybody ever deal with this and come up with a creative way to fix it? its not a real issue but would be nice for it to be gone.
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Re: Headlight Rattling

If it's tightened down - it shouldn't rattle at all.


unless your top mounting tab is broken, which is common

assuming it's the entire assembly? and not internal parts?
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Re: Headlight Rattling

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If it's tightened down - it shouldn't rattle at all.


unless your top mounting tab is broken, which is common

assuming it's the entire assembly? and not internal parts?
exactly
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If it's tightened down - it shouldn't rattle at all.


unless your top mounting tab is broken, which is common

assuming it's the entire assembly? and not internal parts?
top mouting tab? wheres that located. maybe i can find it on majestic honda?
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Re: Headlight Rattling

you can't find it anywhere. it's part of the light housing that most likely broke off.
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you can't find it anywhere. it's part of the light housing that most likely broke off.
oo but like what is it located so i narrow down if it is broken or not. i read somewhere zip ties might help
btw yes its the entire assembly not any internal parts.
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Re: Headlight Rattling

one 10mm screw goes into the top of each headlight, through the radiator support. The top of the light sits under that support, which makes it difficult to see weather or not the tab is in tact.
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Re: Headlight Rattling

my buddy came over yesterday and I snapped a picture of the ziptie method. The ziptie is through the hole where the 10mm bolt is supposed to screw into the headlight.

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