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I’ve seen some with the top cap comes off, mine is factory sealed and the cover behind the flap in the wheel arch is the only way In , 

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2 minutes ago, Daveh65 said:

I’ve seen some with the top cap comes off, mine is factory sealed and the cover behind the flap in the wheel arch is the only way In , 

Are they xenon headlights?

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Yes that’s the one , without knowing if anyone else has drilled into the top or even if it’s viable to do so hopefully not a waste of time if I get to do it 

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I've heard some people took top cap off permanently and problem was solved for some of them but in your case you risking drilling holes on top and not cure the problem so safe way would be drilling holes underneath the headlight like the pics here shows

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44 minutes ago, Daveh65 said:

it’ll have to wait until the monsoon stops then , got some free time coming up soon 

Is your headlight really bad? and let me guess passenger side?

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yeah passenger side, wouldn’t pass an mot !! About 75% condensation in it , some days better some worse , done the hairdryer trick lasted 2 days 

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9 minutes ago, Daveh65 said:

yeah passenger side, wouldn’t pass an mot !! About 75% condensation in it , some days better some worse , done the hairdryer trick lasted 2 days 

Well when it's out to give it a fighting chance do the over trick! When the Mrs is out of course!! 

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6 minutes ago, Daveh65 said:

yeah passenger side, wouldn’t pass an mot !! About 75% condensation in it , some days better some worse , done the hairdryer trick lasted 2 days 

 Hairdryer won't help you in that case you need (funknhell) mod

Have you seen his headlight pic?he had whole cover covered

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When mine at one point was really bad and completely covered I done the hairdyer thing and cleared it, but same as above it didn’t seem to last long before coming back. 
Seems very poor that for such an expensive car / part to have this issue when still relatively new. I did price up a new headlight, but at around £1200 I decided to leave the cap off!!

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Yes seen the pic, just seems a ball ache taking the bumper off to do the mod , but if it saves buying a new unit!! You’d think due to cost and expense of the car it wouldn’t happen , my neighbour has an Audi A5 and his near side light is condensated too , wonder if the lights are manufactured by the same manufacturer?

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6 hours ago, Daveh65 said:

manufactured by the same manufacturer?

Not sure but this should never ever happen with such expensive cars

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