My Volvo 850’s passenger (LHD) headlight, disassembled. Shown are the high and low bulbs, the reflector, clips, wiring, and the reflector guide pin to put it back in the housing correctly.
- Volvo 850 Headlight Adjustment
How to Adjust Headlight Beam Height That's me using a screwdriver to adjust one just a few weeks ago. It's not the big spinner (on the right in the photo). The bubble level is only marginally useful. The best thing to do is point them against a wall, and mark where they were so you can see how much change you're dialing in. 95 850 Headlight Adjusting
- GE Nighthawk Platinum Headlight Bulbs $19
GE 9006NHP/BP2 Nighthawk Platinum Headlight Bulbs (Low Beam), Pack of 2 $18.99 UPDATE: they're back to their usual $30, ugh I have no firsthand experience with these, only Sylvania Silverstars, which I've found to be perfectly adequate. They're about $30 for two. The Amazon ad box to the right is for bulbs that fit 1997 Volvo 850s. Check Amazon's fitment guide to get the right bulbs for your Volvo. And make sure you're buying low-beam bulbs if that's what you want. It's easy to mistake high and low-beam products. If you use that or the Amazon link at the top of MVS Volvo Forum pages it helps this site stay on the Web. The Nighthawk Platinums rate a 3.7 out of 5 stars. To compare apples-apples, my Silverstars rate a 3.6 out of 5 stars at…
- Replacing Headlight Lens on a 1994 850
This is an easy to follow writeup on how to replace the headlight lens on a Volvo 850. Replacing headlight lens on a 1994 850