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Old 02-13-2010, 11:54 PM   #41
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You're right Cole, mine were never painted. It's just the yellow bulbs reflecting off the chrome
I miss your car....
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Old 02-14-2010, 03:25 AM   #42
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Old 02-14-2010, 01:48 PM   #43
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You should see it now, it's up on jackstands pretty much naked. No wheels, bumpers, skirts, not even a trunk
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Old 02-14-2010, 03:19 PM   #44
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has anyone done red? just curious.
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Old 02-14-2010, 03:20 PM   #45
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i didnt realize so many people had this done. i did mine so long ago lol
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Old 02-14-2010, 07:38 PM   #46
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u may have been the first, u are a pioneer man! u had most of these mods b4 all the copy cats (me being one of them)
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Old 02-15-2010, 08:09 PM   #47
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all good dude. were all a community here. i looked at all the og's for ideas and just tried to put my own style on things.
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Old 02-16-2010, 07:30 AM   #48
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i appreciate this forum once more and thanks everyone for being so useful with the information explaining how to do this. I thought of doing mine yellow but didnt know what to use or to change the bulb including painting the reflective chrome part. So thanks all for letting everyone know how to do it
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Old 02-19-2010, 08:13 PM   #49
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Old 02-19-2010, 08:25 PM   #50
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That vinyl on your front bumper is really cool.
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Old 02-19-2010, 08:28 PM   #51
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Old 02-19-2010, 08:33 PM   #52
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you have smoked headlights, that's a different mod. look closely, you will see

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i appreciate this forum once more and thanks everyone for being so useful with the information explaining how to do this. I thought of doing mine yellow but didnt know what to use or to change the bulb including painting the reflective chrome part. So thanks all for letting everyone know how to do it
send me a plane ticket and i will do the mod on your car 4 free, detail your ride, and do a photoshoot. kthxbai!
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Old 02-20-2010, 01:15 AM   #53
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I thought this thread is on both the headlights and its covers. Sorry if i misunderstood
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Old 02-20-2010, 02:59 AM   #54
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this is what i want to do..

is it just black painted housings with yellow bulbs?

does anyone have a DIY for this??
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Old 02-20-2010, 04:49 AM   #55
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Old 02-20-2010, 03:14 PM   #56
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i tried 2 do that when i first got my bumper, i broke one of the foglights trying 2 take it apart, they arent made 2 come apart, i will probably laminX them.
I took my fog lights apart easily and stained the insides of fogs just like the headlights...it was pretty easy
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That vinyl on your front bumper is really cool.
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Old 02-20-2010, 04:16 PM   #58
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this is what i want to do..

is it just black painted housings with yellow bulbs?

does anyone have a DIY for this??
use the angel eyes DIY to get your headlight lenses off, remove the bulbs, mask it off well with lots of newspaper, and spray paint layer by layer
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Old 02-20-2010, 05:08 PM   #59
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use the angel eyes DIY to get your headlight lenses off, remove the bulbs, mask it off well with lots of newspaper, and spray paint layer by layer
sorry im confused lol so remove the headlight lenses then the bulb and tape down some newspaper around the outside of the place where you want to spray paint. in the picture, thats the only part we spray paint? and which paint do we use? for black, and what kind of bulbs?
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