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First guess is that the plastic headlight actuator gear is stripping out. You might have a look and if it is, go ahead and order a replacemenmt
 

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If you need any help just post it up
 

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Good advise Shep
 

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Right way to Fix

my left headlight is making a grinding noise when I close them. Do I need a new motor or ?
Common problem-GM cut some corners here to save a penny. I decided to go with new complete motors, a little over $100.00 ea. at GM Direct. Thought if going to all the trouble it was better to replace than to fix gears. Easy to do from top, remove hood bolt,shroud,cover and the headlight assembly. You can then replace motor easy. put back, spray with CD2 . No problems for 4 years now.:buhbye:
Good luck
Tom
 

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I replaced my headlight motor and now it opens faster than the other side.:WTF
 

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Man, when it rains, it pours
 
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