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Old 06-14-2009, 11:05 AM   #101
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make sure you only have your lights in the oven for as short a time as needed, I've heard if they stay in too long or at too high a heat they'll turn milky
I used 200 degrees at 5 mins at a time to take the original aftermarket lights apart. Thanks for the tip!
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Old 06-14-2009, 01:35 PM   #102
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what does the oven to? just melt the adhesive?
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Old 06-14-2009, 05:18 PM   #103
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what does the oven to? just melt the adhesive?
The low heat makes the super strong adhesive malleable so that you can get a flat head screw driver or whatever you choose in between the front clear lens and housing to open the headlight up. Trust me, that adhesive is super sticky and will stretch beyond belief lol.
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must be a MESS to clean up then!
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Old 06-15-2009, 01:41 PM   #105
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^lol! Most of it is still on the front lens and in the channel where the lens fits in. Its a pain to get off whatever you use to pry them open though. If I would set the lens down on something like my bed it would stick instantly to the fabric.


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OK I got the rotational alignment right now. AND WOW!!!!!!!!!! The light output is amazing and the cut off is soooo sharp and colorful. Tonight I am throwing the stockers in the oven to pull of the front lens and put it on the new and improved projector headlight. WAIT TILL YOU SEE PICTURES! :-D
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where are the pics?
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They will be up tonight. I'm just re-sealing the headlights after getting the OEM front clear plastic covers off my stockers. Pics tonight, promise :-D
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Well, Jgrove, rep to you for the awesome thread. I'm pretty much convinced that this is what I need to do with my projector headlights. I've got a set of stockers on standby, and I'll swap them out soon and get to work on the projectors!
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its tonightttttt
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