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Old 12-06-2011, 06:34 AM
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2003 Headlight attachment broke - don't know part

On the top, outside of the headlight at the back is a black plastic piece that goes from the headlight assembly to the alignment screw/bolt. It clips into the back of the headlight, but the clips on mine are broken (on drivers side) so the headlight points down.

I don't know the part or even if it is available seperately from the entire headlight!

Does anyone know what I'm talking about? Or do I need to post pictures? What part is it and where can I get a replacement without spending a fortune?

I've searched the forum and the internet in general using every search term I could think of to describe it and found nothing.
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Old 12-06-2011, 06:18 PM
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Hopefully this link helps.
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Old 12-07-2011, 07:03 AM
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Hopefully this link helps.
Actually, it did. Thank you.

The bad news is that it isn't a serperately available part; it is part of the "headlight assembly". So now on top of the $660 in repairs I've done over the past two weeks I have to buy a new headlight assembly (OE part 2C3Z13008AB ???).

Can anyone suggest a cheap source for them? Searching I've found them down to $25 at someplace called thepartsbin.com but I don't know how reputable they are. Maybe I'll drive to a pay-and-pull lot at lunch to see if they have anything.

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Old 12-07-2011, 07:28 AM
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Headlights Depot is well reviewed by many members on the board but it looks like it will cost you close to $50.
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Old 12-07-2011, 07:36 AM
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Headlights Depot is well reviewed by many members on the board but it looks like it will cost you close to $50.
Thanks. It is difficult to find a reputable source.

However, I've also find a $32 replacement on Amazon with free shipping, sold by Amazon. Hard to beat!

And I've got a couple of Christmas presents to order on Amazon anyway, so ...
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