Xenon Headlight Fault, Always on pointing at the ground - MINI Cooper Forum

First Generation Faults & Fixes MINI faults and fixes 2001 - 2006

User Tag List

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old May 6th, 2009, 01:59 AM Thread Starter
MINI2 Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2009
Local Time: 12:10 PM
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

United States
 
United-States Xenon Headlight Fault, Always on pointing at the ground

I recently replaced the battery in my 2005 Cooper S (USA). Afterward I noticed that the headlights turned on as soon as I turned the key on. However, the headlights do not fullly level when they are on. This model does have the option of selecting the headlights to automatically turn on in low lighting, but the switch is off. I cannot turn the lights off with the light switch. The light switch on the turn signal does nothing.

I disconnected the battery from the car and let it reset itself, but the fault is still there. Xenon's aren't much good when they point only at the ground!

Can anyone tell me if there is a reset specifiaclly for the lights. Or is there a previously described sensor failure that I can replace.

Thanks in advance.
rhenium188 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply
Tags: , ,


Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the MINI Cooper Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Xenon Headlight Washers Failed mib150 First Generation Faults & Fixes 6 Jul 3rd, 2013 05:20 PM
Xenon headlight & BC1 problems Pablo68 First Generation Faults & Fixes 3 Nov 25th, 2012 07:31 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome