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Removing and installing or replacing left headlight (xenon headlight) BMW 7 E65

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Version with xenon headlights: Danger to life due to high voltage! Therefore, before removing, disconnect all components from the power supply (lighting system and

ignition off).

Work on the entire xenon lighting system (control unit, ignition unit with bulb) may only be carried out by specialist personnel.

Follow instructions for handling light bulbs (exterior lights).


Read and comply with notes on protection against electrostatic damage (ESD protection).

Necessary preliminary tasks:

Remove front bumper trim

Release screws (1). Tightening torque:

8.0 Nm

Release screw (2). Tightening torque 3.0 Nm


Observe gap dimensions

Adjust headlights


Mount for front light cluster (4) on headlight side loose.

Release screw (1). Tightening torque: 4.0 Nm

Release screw (2). Tightening torque: 12.0 Nm

Pull headlight (3) forwards slightly.

Build date up to 03/2007:

Disconnect plug connection (1).

Unclip wiring harness (2).

Detach wiring harness fasteners (3).

Remove headlight (4) towards front.

Build date after 03/2007:

Disconnect plug connection for headlight and remove headlight towards front.


Remove headlight holder
Remove ignition unit with bulb for xenon headlight
Remove control unit for xenon headlights If necessary, remove bulbs.

Categories: 63 Lights
Tags: bmw 7e65headlightXenon
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