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  1. Water damaged headlight . Drl and vertical aim fault etc

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi guys . Please some advise . I have the daytime running light and vertical aim fault . I know it’s not the module in the bottom of the light you access via the wheel arch as have used in the working light and they’re both fine . I get fault code 800fc8 linbus headlight driver module (tms) left...
  2. Location of Headlight vertical aim control sensor

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi everyone! I'm new here, having recently purchased a 2013 BMW 320D M Sport F30. I, like many other F30 owners have the dreaded "Headlight vertical aim control failure" message. (nothing new there then!) I think my problem may be a little different so please let me explain. 1: I have the...
  3. bmw headlight vertical aim control failure

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi. I have a error in my Idrive showing "headlight vertical aim control failure" which is comes up sometimes & OBD Carly flags up 8041B6 Headlight range adjustment (LWR: Areal system. When car is started, both headlights rise up & move left, right when the wheel is turned. I have also noticed...
  4. 'Headlight Vertical Aim Control Failure'

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi, Just had the car for a week and noticed this error was logged. So had a look at the headlamps whilst the was car started, and both seem to move up/down and settle. Assuming this is fine??? The only problem I can see is that the daytime driving lights differ in brighness, one is far...
  5. f30 headlight vertical adjustment fault (DELETE)

    BMW Guides and How To's
    f30 headlight vertical adjustment fault anyone know how to delete code for this or disable it?
  6. 2004 E63 645i - CCC Screen scrolling / no vertical hold

    Car Audio, ICE, Car Alarms, Mobile Phones, I-Drive
    I have an issue I am not seeing much about else where - the screen in my car is scrolling like it's lost vertical hold. Similar to this, but faster and across the full width of the screen. The idrive functions as it should behind the scrolling and...
  7. e60 vertical bulb aim leveller not working.

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hey guys, Quick question. Recently bought an e60 520d M Sport and have just noticed that the vertical bulb leveller wheel to the right of the steering wheel does nothing for the headlights when moved resulting in my already crappy projector haolgens staying in their lowest position lighting up...
  8. Vertical Aim Issue

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    So, another day of 8 series ownership, another challenge presents itself! Last weekend I took the 8 on its longest voyage yet - a 4 hour, 230 mile trip up north setting off at 7pm. I started off with sidelights, then switched on the headlights as I hit the motorway. All was well. After about...
  9. F30 Vertical Aim Failure

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, New here and been a while since I worked on a car so quite new to modern car systems, please bear with me. However I'm a skilled electronic engineer. I've got a F30 320D which has done around 85k. The other morning I noticed the yellow warning light in the dash display, and in the check...
  10. BMW F30 Vertical Aim Control Failure

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I'm getting "Vertical Aim Control Failure" popping up on the dash on my F30 (halogen headlights), both headlights don't auto level on startup anymore and the manual adjustment wheel no longer works. After removing the headlight and shorting some of the pins you can hear the motor making a...
  11. Drivers seat vertical height adjustment issue

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I decided it was time to tackle the vertical seat height adjustment issue that my drivers seat had been experiencing for the last month or so. It is lifting on the right side but not on the left side resulting in the seat twisting. After reading various posts this seems to be quite a common...
  12. Bmw e90 lci headlight vertical adjusment

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi guys i know its a long shot but is any one got a spare headlight they are breaking or useing for spare parts ?? I need the vertical headlight adjuster as mine has snapped and the only way to solve it is to buy a new headlight but i dont want to spend £100+ on a light for a littke piece i need...
  13. 2000 E36 316i Power Mirrors Blowing Fuse on Vertical Adjustment

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi all, After having the car quite a while I decided to get the mirrors working. Found the fuse blown so I replaced it and the mirrors worked for a bit before blowing the fuse again. After pulling apart the mirrors to clean the contacts and 4 fuses later I have worked out that only vertical...
  14. 2004 E46 330d - Vertical line down sat nav / TV screen

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    First of all I'd like to thank all the forum members who spend time on the forums helping others out. From reading existing threads I've not even had to post to find out most of the questions I had about my newly aquired 330d! One thing I haven't seen anything about though is a small issue with...
  15. 2002 E46 330d Headlight vertical aim control

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    My drivers side headlight has stopped adjusting when my lights are set to auto and I turn on the ignition. The passenger side headlight moves down, then up when the auto lights come on. The passenger side light also moves up and down when I adjust the vertical height from within the cabin. What...
  16. vertical line on wing mirror

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    what is its purpose?