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Need new headlamp assembly for2004 ml 500..can i switch the…

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Need new headlamp assembly...

Need new headlamp assembly for2004 ml 500..can i switch the bi-xenon and go to halogen?

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?

2004 ml500

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your ML500 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Headlight assembly bad..want to replace but bi xenon so expensive. can imswap and use halogen

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses? Have you checked the bulbs?

Yes assembly bad

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Hi, my name is***** you post the last 8 digits of your vin number for me?

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you still there??
Mercedes Mechanic: Marty, Mercedes Technician replied 7 months ago

Yes, got stuck on a phone call.

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Mercedes Mechanic: Marty, Mercedes Technician replied 7 months ago

I'm checking the wiring diagrams to see how easy this might be to do.

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Mercedes Mechanic: Marty, Mercedes Technician replied 7 months ago

Ok, looking at the wiring diagrams, both the halogen unit and the Xenon unit use the same wires in the wire harness for the high and low beam function. You can swap your Xenon to halogens and they will work.

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