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Beaming Headlights The headlights of my 2008 Jeep Patriot are shing in the faces of other drivers. Where is the adjustment to lower the angle and keep others from shining at me.

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If you are looking down at the headlights from above there is a whiteish nylon screw that you can use either an allen wrench or a phillips screwdriver. Clockwise lowers, Counter clock raises.

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2. ADJUST HEADLIGHT AIM ONLY

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