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Headlights are Dim

The driver's side headlight is dim. Noticably dimmer than the passenger side. Can the bulb be taken out and the inside reflector be cleaned? The problem is NOT the outside assembly cover. If the assembly needs to be replaced, can anyone tell me the procedure? I have located replacement assemblies on-line for about $265.

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You certainly can try taking out the hdlt. and make sure the bulbs are out. You can rinse the headlight out with water and then let dry. Usually when you put the light back in the heat will actually dry the rest of it out. You can also you some buffing compound and clean the outside of it.

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