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#2386664 - 10/13/17 12:34 AM Any Headlight Door Motor Experts on Here
dart4forte Offline
I Live Here

Registered: 01/31/03
Posts: 13838
Loc: Mesa, Arizona
1970 Charger. When headlights are closed the motor wants to keep running. Any ideas? I understand there's a limiter in the motor. Is there an adjustment that can be made on the motor?

Edited by dart4forte (10/13/17 12:35 AM)

#2386668 - 10/13/17 12:49 AM Re: Any Headlight Door Motor Experts on Here [Re: dart4forte]
Frankenduster Offline
Moparts proctologist

Registered: 02/15/10
Posts: 14881
Loc: Granite Bay CA
Yeah...a few taps with a hammer!

#2386672 - 10/13/17 01:03 AM Re: Any Headlight Door Motor Experts on Here [Re: dart4forte]
70sixpkRT Offline

Registered: 01/20/03
Posts: 3070
Loc: South San Francisco, Ca
Topher on the rebuilds them. He rebuilt mine. Contact him.

3:54 Dana
13.01 @107.93 with street tires (not hooking up)

#2386801 - 10/13/17 10:22 AM Re: Any Headlight Door Motor Experts on Here [Re: dart4forte]
a12rag Offline
top fuel

Registered: 04/23/07
Posts: 1872
Loc: Calgary, Alberta Canada
The plate on the headlight door motor has limit switches on it . . . there is a cam rotates and opens or closes the limit switches . . .you can take it apart and see the operation. . . . sometimes the nylon gear with the headlight rod, gets chewed up and needs to be replaced, or the cam plate operating the limit switches somehow gets out of place . . . OR you can give it to someone to rebuild . . .

Just my 2 cents worth . . .good luck




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