Lotus Elan

Elan +2 headlights slow to come up

PostPost by: Thomas1968 » Sun Jun 08, 2014 1:52 pm

I recently bought a 1968 Lotus Elan +2 and am completely new to this make. The headlights take about a minute to come up fully and another few minutes of driving before they lock into an upright position without any noticeable wobble. Can someone tell me whether this is normal...?

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PostPost by: john.p.clegg » Sun Jun 08, 2014 3:54 pm

Not normal,sounds to me like either an air leak of partial blockage of one of the pipes...could also be stiff pod pivots?

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