how did you fix the problem of the headlights alternating? what did you have to readjust?

Asked by Nov 16, 2011 at 01:59 AM about the 1998 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

new headlight motors are installed but they alternate. the passenger side goes up
when i turn the lights on and the drivers side still goes up. this happens each time
they are turned on.

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Not sure I understand your problem. Does your pass side go up when you turn the lights on and your driver side stays down or is one side up all the time and, when you turn on the lights, it goes down and the other side pops up? If the problem exists now but did not exist before you changed the motors, I would re-check the polarity of the wiring before digging any further.

How do I do that the connections only go in he way

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