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How to Adjust the Height on the Headlights on a Chevy S-10

by Alibaster Smith

The Chevy S-10 uses a screw to adjust the headlights up and down. You will need to adjust your S-10 headlights whenever you replace the housing. Since headlight adjustment can affect your nighttime visibility, the adjustment is not just for oncoming vehicles. A TORX wrench is used to adjust the S-10's headlight housing. This can be purchased from most auto parts stores.

1

Park the truck 15 feet away from a flat wall, with the headlights facing the wall.

2

Turn on the headlights.

3

Open the hood of your Chevy S-10.

4

Locate the vertical adjustment screw on the top of the headlight housing.

5

Turn the adjustment screw clockwise or counterclockwise with a TORX screwdriver or wrench until the headlight beam is angled toward the bottom of the wall.

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I am a Registered Financial Consultant with 6 years experience in the financial services industry. I am trained in the financial planning process, with an emphasis in life insurance and annuity contracts. I have written for Demand Studios since 2009.

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