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need advice-painting headlights soon #24997 Jul 4, 9:24pm Jul 4, 9:24pm
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need advice-painting headlights soon
i'm going to paint my headlights soon and i want to know what paint to use and which one will be the best color match to spectra blue. i want it to look the same or close to it

Re: need advice-painting headlights soon [Re: tempest] #24998 Jul 5, 12:05am Jul 5, 12:05am
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blue batmobile's got the answers for ya

Re: need advice-painting headlights soon [Re: PBCelica02] #24999 Jul 5, 9:08am Jul 5, 9:08am
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Originally Posted by PBCelica02
blue batmobile's got the answers for ya


she is going to paint the inside of the headlight...the housing. Blue bat just has tint for the glass of the headlight. grin


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Re: need advice-painting headlights soon [Re: VSGTS14] #25000 Jul 5, 9:30am Jul 5, 9:30am
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she who? i like bats kits but he doesn't have the kit of what it looks like after you paint it. so that is why i want to paint it but i want to know what paint to use.

Re: need advice-painting headlights soon [Re: tempest] #25001 Jul 5, 9:36am Jul 5, 9:36am
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Originally Posted by tempest
she who? i like bats kits but he doesn't have the kit of what it looks like after you paint it. so that is why i want to paint it but i want to know what paint to use.


lol sorry! I had a typo by accident. tongue


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Re: need advice-painting headlights soon [Re: tempest] #25002 Jul 5, 9:54am Jul 5, 9:54am
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do you know which paint will match spectra blue that will work on the headlights

Re: need advice-painting headlights soon [Re: tempest] #25003 Jul 5, 10:10am Jul 5, 10:10am
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Just paint it black that way you dont have to worry about matching the paint, and it will give it a nice U.S. Hid, JDM look.

Re: need advice-painting headlights soon [Re: tempest] #25004 Jul 5, 12:07pm Jul 5, 12:07pm
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naw it would look ok but i prefer to match it. it would look better imo

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