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When you start up, turn off all electricall accessories, run the motor up to about 2500 rpm for 15 or more seconds, then see if you get the light to consistantly I tend to turn off the lights and on, keep doing it till the light turns on...dont really have a choice! Since Xenon bulbs do not have filaments, they don't generally burn out unless there is a leak in the bulb where the gas has leaked out. Thought about using a multimeter to check whether power getting to the bulb but to be honest I'm not sure where to put the prongs to test it. have a peek at this web-site

Xenon headlight problems - Help! Xenons are super bright and must physically ‘dip' down when the front of the vehicle rises such as bridges, hard acceleration etc. I am however experiencing an anoying problems with mine. The Xenon comes on everynow and then so i know it works, just intermittant. http://www.mini2.com/forum/first-generation-faults-fixes/155302-1st-gen-mini-xenon-lights-not-working.html

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So all in all the Xenons are a great option and provide the added security for driving at night and in inclement weather. Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below. Add to Want to watch this again later? Would appreciate knowing if the thing is accessable once you pull the headlight out of the car.

CAUSE Xenon headlamps and control unit supplied by AL (Automotive Lighting). Once Blu gets up to operating temp, it happens much less, though. With car running at normal idle I switched them off and on about four times and what do you know - passenger side came on. Mini Cooper Headlight Fuse This kind of failure is almost certainly an electrical component going bad.

The high beam on that side does work. Bmw Mini Headlight Problems Basically are they as bright? I graduated from a featureless civic. http://www.oemxenonshop.com/Mini-Xenon-Headlight-Problem-Ballast-Bulb-Igniter-OEM-HID-Parts-Replacement.html Live Search: edit Xenon Headlamps Posted by murmini Wed, 13 Dec 2006 16:25:22 GMT The MINI Xenon headlamp system is one of those options that you really need to experience to

taz1985 9 posts 39 months [report] [news]Saturday 10th August 2013 As long as keys are out its fine to work on the lighting system. (But disconnecting battery is allways wise if R53 Xenon Headlights I would have normally said the ballast but you have changed that. Here is the closest pic I can find, I have got an actual pic somewhere in 1 of my archives! thanks nukeedit murmini said 3 months later: Paul: There are a number of issues to consider.

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The production date is shown in the format yy.mm.dd above the bar code on the yellow label. you could try here Have them check the igniter. Mini Cooper Headlight Igniter nukeedit murmini said about 1 month later: The actual xenon tube is seated in the lamp frame, this frame is gimbaled in the light unit so that the xenon tube can Mini Cooper Headlights Not Working Thanks for taking the time to post this.

Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter bpirie1000 is offline Quote Quick Reply post #7 of 20 (permalink) Old Apr 6th, 2008, 07:59 PM ALD0 MINI2 Master Check This Out nukeedit murmini said over 3 years later: There certainly are vertical and horizontal adjustments on the light unit, but I can not find out if it will meet the tolerance for I haven't checked the fuses, as assumed that there wouldn't be a single fuse for a single headlamp. I continue to troubleshoot the problem. Mini Cooper Ballast

BluMiniMe View Public Profile Send a private message to BluMiniMe Find all posts by BluMiniMe View iTrader Profile #18 11-23-2012, 05:01 PM mcoop8586 Neutral Join Date: Jun 2011 There are a lot of discussion threads on NAM concerning this that you may want to review. Off Topic :: Racing 2 Replies, 177 Views MINI and Rolls Royce UK workers back strike... Source Back to top Back to Problems, Questions and Technical 1 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear The Mini Forum →

Largest Gathering of MINIs! (August 3, 2013) MI Minis in the Mountains (August 7 - 11, 2013) - Avon, CO Up next MINI COOPER HID xenon - Duration: 2:54. nukeedit [email protected] said over 3 years later: ok, thank you anyway, i will nukeedit [email protected] said over 3 years later: Hi, it looks like your in the know when it come

I have been to the dealer 3 times and 3 times they said it was fine.

When you heave on the breaks, or something causes the front to dip, then the lights come up. krnware 412 views 10:47 Installation MINI Cooper R56 LED Shadow Lights - Mini Logo - Duration: 8:14. I'm not sure if some of the electrical stuff from the transmission replacement triggered this or what. Thanks for the help!

Just started working. Murray, this is a great write-up. richg40 is offline Quote Quick Reply post #4 of 20 (permalink) Old Apr 5th, 2008, 08:46 PM bpirie1000 MINI2 Regular Join Date: Nov 2001 Location: in my house have a peek here It was coming in around the rubber boot at the back of the housing.

Category Autos & Vehicles License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... I changed over the ECU's ( Big alloy case with electricals inside it) today and still not working.. MINI Stuff 13,324 Replies, 660,161 Views 2016 - F1 Off Topic :: Racing 1,015 Replies, 45,054 Views Soooooo Whatcha Eating? It's not worth and finally will cost you much more money.If you have any other questions, you can visit our website http://www.oemxenonshop.com or email us at [email protected] Thanks.

like there are capacitors in the system that are going bad, which need to be run back up to full charge before the lamp will light. Was chatting to a mechanic the other day and he suggested checking the wiring to see if that is the issue. nukeedit [email protected] said over 5 years later: Above - you apply tape to the headlamps to convert from R-L or L-R - see the handbook (dealer does it!!!!) RSS feed for i'll let you know when they phone me back( IF they phone me back..) But worst case a new head light is priced at 308.....

Will await the pics, my theory is it still the igniter, especially when you mentioned turning off and on until it stayed on? I now need to sort out the winter tyres... Any suggestions on what else it could be as I think they're just guessing. Cinema lamps run at 1600w to 20kws at 40 bars nukeedit murmini said about 1 year later: Yes, I am familiar with the cine lamps, but the much smaller units used

nukeedit Gumballer said about 1 month later: Thanks for getting back so quick Murry. This is all sealed into a small quartz capsule.