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Old 03-04-2013, 07:08 AM   #11
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The headlight assembly is heat glued together and not intended to ever be taken apart. Not that someone couldn't do it but getting it back together and still sealed to not get condensation will be problematic......................
It's very easy taking the headlights apart and resealing is even simpler. I've had two sets apart and back together multiple times without any problems.

Yeah, that plug would be an easy grab from a salvage yard, or as I said, I have one as well if you want it.
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Hey guys, thanks for the advice. Yes...at one time I was using those high watt bulbs but I could never keep them very long before they would burn out(ya'll seen the aftermath of their use),so back to the standard ones and having to fix the harness.

Glassmaker....thank you for the links, I believe the 2nd one is a little more helpful.
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that is the part number if I remember correctly for that wire with the melted plug on it.
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