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My headlights don't retract

My 1987 Nissan 200SX SE-V6 is now equipped with non-retractable headlights. I'm thinking it's probably a relay or combo-switch glitch, but I'm open to suggestions.

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  • tom44viv50 Mar 08, 2009

    No, I didn't change the configuration; they stopped retracting several days ago and I'm just wondering whether to replace the control relay or the combination switch ... or something else.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    u changed it to non retractable? what is the question then

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If you bought it with the problem it could be that the previous owner has had a "sleepy eye kit" fitted, if so, somewhere you may find a switch that is not a factory fitted switch, not the latching type but a press and release type which if momentarily pressed with the head lights turned on it gradually lowers the headlights to the desired height.
hope this is of help to you.
regards .dave

Posted on Jul 30, 2009

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