Originally Posted by SchlauCow
Ok. Received a new ballast box... The left lowbeam will now light up on the first ignition, which is a good thing. I still get a quick "left headlamp" error initially, but after three seconds it disappears.
Good to hear the ballast solved it. That is normal for the error to first pop up, the car takes a few seconds to recognize the power draw from the error cancelers as the capacitors go to full power.