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2007 Saab Convertable, how to change driver side headlight?

Low beam burned out. After looking at the assembly, removing the two top bolts, I quit. Without a proceedure, looks like I can cause more damage than its worth. How do I do it?

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How do I replace the left Xenon low beam bulb on my 2007 9-3 4dr 2.0 turbo SAAB?. The battery box , fuse box and windshield washer resivour practically a **** upto the back of the bulb area.
Do I have to remove the entire headlight assembly? if so will that ruin the auto light adjustment for the lowbeam.

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