2017-2018 Macan – Manual

2017-2018 Macan – Manual

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Adjusting the headlight hight

Fig. 83: Adjusting the headlight hight

  1. Switch the ignition on.
  2. Switch on the low beam.
  3. Open engine compartment lid.
  4. Take a screwdriver from the tool kit and insert it into the adjusting screw.
    Please see chapter "Removing the tool kit" on page 302
    – or –
    Place allen key (6 mm) on adjusting screw.
  5. Adjust low beam in direction of the arrow.

Changing LEDs and long life bulbs

Various lights, such as turn signals, gas-discharge headlights in Bi-Xenon headlights, tail lights, license plate lights and interior lights are fitted with light-emitting diodes (LEDs) and long-life bulbs.

The LEDs cannot be changed individually.

Changing long-life lamps involves a great deal of effort.

  • Have faulty LEDs and long-life bulbs replaced at an authorized Porsche dealer.
    Porsche recommends an authorized Porsche dealer, as they have trained technicians and the necessary parts and tools.
  1. Please see chapter "Replacing bulb for static cornering light in Bi-Xenon headlight" on page 127.

Changing bulbs

Bulbs of a high wattage can damage the housing.

  • Use only bulbs as specified in this Owner's Manual.

Risk of damage due to short circuit.

  • Always switch off the relevant load when changing bulbs.


  • Never touch bulbs with your bare hands. Use a cloth or soft paper when replacing bulbs to keep them clean and free of grease.
  • Always carry spare bulbs with you. In certain countries, it is mandatory to carry spare bulbs.

Replacing bulb for static cornering light in Bi-Xenon headlight

Electric shock from components of the Bi- Xenon headlights
Risk of death or life-threatening injuries from high voltage.

  • Switch off the lights and ignition before replacing bulbs.
  • Exercise extreme care when working close to the headlights.

Fig. 84: Opening cover

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