Originally Posted by arasky
if you take off the black moisture sealer, take out the actual bulb and look into the projector outwards, you can see the metal cutoff is not perfectly straight, it is more like this (exaggerated in my awful drawing lol)
^^ignore the dots, i had to put them in there so the picture would show up
to be honest i'm really not sure why its like that... i know ive seen posts of people with older models taking apart their projectors and filing it down so its straight, but i dont know why it was made like that
its quite pronounced at the cutoff (once again probably because i havent had projector lights before), but thanks for the explanation! i was just worried it was because of my own installation
i think i'll pass on opening up my headlights for now.
but for future reference, how hard is that anyways? and, is that black sticky stuff just simply a moisture sealer? (and not some epoxy i'd have to bake to remove)