In DEG Inquiry 18138, MOTOR provides a breakdown of “Add if Required” operation “Aim Headlamps”.
“Includes use of all necessary tools and equipment in-order to aim headlamps within specifications.
The estimated work time for “Headlamp Aim” includes the following:
Vehicle staging (parked on level ground)
Adjust to specifications
The estimated work time for “Headlamp Aim” does not include the following.
Component part replacement.
Inspect vehicle for damage.
Verify Oil level.
Verify Coolant level.
Verify Tire Pressure.
Verify Trunk & Vehicle cargo removal.
Load “150 LBS” in Front Seat.
Special Equipment Set-Up.”
Before finalizing a damage assessment, always reference OEM repair information for required steps to perform proper headlight aiming. Some OEM headlight aiming procedures may be complex, requiring non-traditional tools such as an OEM Scan tool and/or specific measuring equipment.