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Hi can anyone help... i have replaced the bulbs in my 147 now i have noticed that they seem to be pointing in the air and not on the road... not good dazzling the poor folks in front...
tried everything i have done before....
even putting the originals back in but still in the air.....

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has same problem when I replaced mine on my GT, if your is the same type fitting ie wire clip you have not got both parts of the clip seated .Try using a mirror and a torch to make sure .
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Ya, sounds like not connected correctly. They are a nightmare to fit on the 156, I assume the 147 is as bad.
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You have probably put the bulbs in upside down.

Does the main beam point straight?
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I had the same on my 147. It's because they're so inaccessable and it's so difficult to relocate them properly. The worst is the one on the removeable plastic stick. No easy answer really, just need to be patient and make sure they are seated correctly. Even when done, the rear cover panels are just as awkward especially the passenger side
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+1 David C

The bulbs do fit quite well upside down, and the beams will point up instead of down.
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Check from the front when fitting.

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