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    Saab 9-5 Xenon headlamp, changing bulbs and control module WIS

    Model year 2002-2005
    (scroll down for Model year 2006-2009)

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    To remove


    1. Turn the ignition key to LOCK.

    2. Remove the headlamp, see Headlamp.

    3. Undo the clip securing the xenon lamp.

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    4. Lift the xenon lamp straight out from the headlamp.

    5. Unplug the xenon lamp.

    Important
    ESD-SENSITIVE COMPONENT
    Earth yourself by touching the car body before plugging in / unplugging components. Do not touch the component pins. Read "Before changing a control module" before changing a control module.

    6. Unscrew the control module.

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    7. Lift up the control module and unplug the connector.

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    To fit


    Important
    ESD-SENSITIVE COMPONENT
    Earth yourself by touching the car body before plugging in / unplugging components. Do not touch the component pins. Read "Before changing a control module" before changing a control module.

    1. Plug in the control module.

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    2. Fit the control module into the headlamp.

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    3. Plug the connector to the xenon lamp.

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    4. Position the bulb by carefully inserting it straight into the headlamp housing.

    5. Snap on the clip securing the xenon lamp.

    6. Fit the headlamp, see Headlamp.

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    Model year 2006-2009

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    1. Turn the ignition key to LOCK.

    2. Remove the headlamp, see Headlamp.

    3. Rotate the catch, which retains the xenon lamp, anticlockwise.

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    4. Lift the xenon lamp straight out from the headlamp.\

    5. Unplug the xenon lamp.

    Important
    ESD-SENSITIVE COMPONENT
    Earth yourself by touching the car body before plugging in / unplugging components. Do not touch the component pins. Read Before changing a control module before changing a control module.

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    6. Unscrew the control module.

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    7. Lift up the control module and unplug the connector.

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    Important
    ESD-SENSITIVE COMPONENT
    Earth yourself by touching the car body before plugging in / unplugging components. Do not touch the component pins. Read Before changing a control module before changing a control module.

    Refitting

    1. Plug in the control module.

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    2. Fit the control module into the headlamp.

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    3. Plug the connector to the xenon lamp.

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    4. Position the bulb by carefully inserting it straight into the headlamp housing.

    5. Rotate the catch clockwise

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    6. Fit the headlamp, see Headlamp.

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    Not to sound thick, but the xenon lamps are the HID's, right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rognmoe View Post
    Not to sound thick, but the xenon lamps are the HID's, right?
    Yes, those are the same thing. On a side note, projector lights like the 9-3 and 2006+ 9-5 can either be halogen or xenon.

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