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Installing headlight motor 1999 Pontiac firebird?


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2008-06-11 00:58:58
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try all American classics in Vancouver, Washington they had all the parts i needed for my firebird so im sure they will have that there. here is the website

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The gears in your headlight motor are actually grinding. My 2000 firebird did that. I just replaced the headlight motor. You can get replacement motors at pretty much any autopart store for around $50.00.

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