on my 97 firebird with pop up headlamps, when i shut them off they both will go down but the left one will not shut off and makes a growiling noise ...i unplugged the headlamp motors ...what is cause?

Asked by Jan 28, 2014 at 05:58 PM about the 1997 Pontiac Firebird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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The plastic gears in motor are worn out. They have some metal ones out now.

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http://www.bfranker.badz28.com/headlightfix/index.htm --- check this out

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