electronic ignition control module
Remove/install xenon bulb ignition module - AR82.10-P-4633RT
MODEL 251 with CODE (615) Bi-xenon headlamp unit with integrated curve illumination up to model year 2011
Fig 1: Identifying Xenon Bulb Ignition Module Remove/Install Components
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Risk of death caused by contact with parts conducting high voltages.Do not touch parts which conduct high voltages. Persons who wear electronic implants (e.g. heart pacemakers) should never perform any work on the ignition systemAS15.10-Z-0001-01A
Risk of death caused by high voltage levels present at xenon headlamps.
Risk of explosion/fire hazard due to highly flammable substances in the area of damaged xenon bulbs
Risk of injury due to UV light, hot components on xenon headlamps and glass splinters when xenon bulbs burst
Risk of poisoning caused by inhalation of mercury vapors and by toxic salts and mercury compounds being ingested or coming into contact with skinDo not come into contact with parts that are under high voltage. Persons with active electronic implants (e.g. heart pacemakers) must never work on xenon headlamps. Switch off entire lighting system. Wear insulated safety shoes, safety glasses and protective gloves. Remove highly inflammable materials from the hazard area. Ensure sufficient ventilation in the working area.AS82.10-Z-0001-01A
1Switch off ignition and remove the transmitter key from the EZS control unit On vehicles with Keyless Go, code 889:
Press Keyless Go start/stop button repeatedly until the ignition is switched off. Remove transmitter key from vehicle and store it in a location beyond its transmission range (at least 2 m).
2Open engine hood AR88.40-P-1000RT
3Remove cover (1) from left front lamp unit (E1) and right front lamp unit (E2) Observe rotation direction information on the cover (1).
4Release xenon headlamp ignition module (E1n2, E2n2) by twisting it and remove Remove xenon headlamp ignition module with care, as the catch lugs can break.
Note direction of rotation information on the rear of the xenon headlamp ignition module.
The electrical connector (2) is disconnected automatically during removal.
5Check power supply contact points for corrosion If required, replace corroded parts.
6Fit xenon headlamp ignition module (E1n2, E2n2) and lock by twisting Observe installation position and direction of rotation information on the rear of the xenon headlamp ignition module.
7Connect electrical connector (2)
8Install cover (1) at left front lamp unit (E1) or right front lamp unit (E2) Check seal in the cover for damage and wear, replace if necessary.
Note direction of rotation information on the cover.
9Close engine hood