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blackened lights #147981 Apr 7, 5:27pm Apr 7, 5:27pm
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blackened lights
I'm thinking of painting my headlights(the chrome part) black

what does everyone think? anyone have any pics?

Re: blackened lights [Re: beans] #147982 Apr 7, 8:24pm Apr 7, 8:24pm
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check the installs section beansy, im 100% sure theres pics in there

Re: blackened lights [Re: IcEd blUe] #147983 Apr 7, 8:31pm Apr 7, 8:31pm
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I'm pretty sure someone here just did that. It's good to see you in this section of Ecelica Beans.

Re: blackened lights [Re: hephaestus] #147984 Apr 7, 8:37pm Apr 7, 8:37pm
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Beans is this what your looking for? Painted headlights or are you looking into smoked headlights by Bat? Blue Batmobile.com

Re: blackened lights [Re: beans] #147985 Apr 8, 8:02am Apr 8, 8:02am
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Re: blackened lights [Re: Blue Batmobile] #147986 Apr 8, 12:57pm Apr 8, 12:57pm
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WOW

so you can take the headlights out without taking the bumper off?

I was thinking about painting the chrome part black, all the chrome around the highbeam and turn signal, basically, all that's chrome

Re: blackened lights [Re: beans] #147987 Apr 8, 2:00pm Apr 8, 2:00pm
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It's probably not a good idea to paint the reflectors that are around your low or high beam. I painted the bottom of the turning signal reflector and I like that look. I think it looks better than not painting it at all, but taping was a major, major bitch. It didn't come up perfect but if anyone ever gets close enough to look at them I'm probably in the process of running them over.

Of course the whole process was in vain because my lids are scratched beyond imagination.



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Re: blackened lights [Re: beans] #147988 Apr 8, 2:10pm Apr 8, 2:10pm
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Originally Posted by beans
WOW

so you can take the headlights out without taking the bumper off?

I was thinking about painting the chrome part black, all the chrome around the highbeam and turn signal, basically, all that's chrome


you can't do that...because then you're lights aren't going to give any output at all and you won't see shit...

you can only paint the housing like everyone else is doing.


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Re: blackened lights [Re: beans] #147989 Apr 8, 8:25pm Apr 8, 8:25pm
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