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Old 10-31-2011, 06:18 PM   #1
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Would this be a good buy? I want to give it a sportier look at night
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Old 11-01-2011, 05:32 PM   #2
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You won't even be able to see them at night. What's the point?
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Old 11-01-2011, 06:27 PM   #3
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You won't even be able to see them at night. What's the point?
Yes you can it looks way better
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Old 11-01-2011, 06:36 PM   #4
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Old 11-01-2011, 06:58 PM   #5
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Go with Silver

That looks clean! The main reason I wanna change it is to get this look at night
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Old 11-01-2011, 07:15 PM   #6
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sorry to ask but was your last car a Honda/Acura?
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Old 11-01-2011, 07:56 PM   #7
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sorry to ask but was your last car a Honda/Acura?
Yes an expensive one
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Old 11-01-2011, 08:29 PM   #8
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Old 11-01-2011, 08:53 PM   #9
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Yes an expensive one
Lolz expensive one!
K. Lesson #1: JDM and German/Euro don't mix. But that's my Honest opinion
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Old 11-02-2011, 12:49 AM   #10
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That looks clean! The main reason I wanna change it is to get this look at night
You do realize that picture was taken with the flash on right? What happens when you turn it off... It's just the red illumination against a dark background. You can see at the top of the gauge face where the flash didn't hit it, it's dark.

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Old 11-02-2011, 12:53 AM   #11
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Oh and to add, the quality of the overlays you see on eBay vary a lot. Most are printed onto a vinyl or film and you can see what looks like pixelation (not sure of the term). The letters and numbers won't look like oem quality.
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Old 11-02-2011, 11:29 AM   #12
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Black background with white LEDs....

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Old 11-03-2011, 09:54 AM   #13
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Yes an expensive one
With Honda expensive seems to be equal to good (?) lol
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Old 11-03-2011, 11:12 AM   #14
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You do realize that picture was taken with the flash on right? What happens when you turn it off... It's just the red illumination against a dark background. You can see at the top of the gauge face where the flash didn't hit it, it's dark.
No it's all white that dark spot was my fault, the angle I took the photo
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Old 11-04-2011, 01:27 PM   #15
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Dude, get that baby in the shop!
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Old 12-25-2012, 08:10 PM   #16
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Would this be a good buy? I want to give it a sportier look at night
I'd like to do something like this on my car as well! Our stock gauges are so damn boring, doesn't do the car justice...
So I was curious if you finally found a quality set, and if you're happy with your purchase?
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