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Old 04-20-2012, 02:08 PM   #1
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Projectors, Rims, or Bumpers? Which ones?

Okay, so.....................few things.
Should I get projectors with the putco headlights/SES tails?
New rims towards summer time (the OEM 15 spokes of the EAP's)?
Coupe front and maybe rear or 3d carbon lip?

Probably full LED swap as well regardless.
Ideas?
Also what is the projector part number?


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projectors:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/08-10-Ford-F...item2c64b2cbf4

I would say since you have the SES, you have the 17" wheels I'd go for lighting... Projectors and SES tail lights.
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Honestly i suggest the 3dcarbon front lip instead of a coupe front bumper. I used to want the coupe bumper too but looking at my car now the 3dcarbon lip is definitely the way to go!
Go projectors(the only ones for our gen are the ebay eagle eyes) or retrofit.
And yes ses tails!
Here is mine with the same upgrades(3dcarbon lip, projectors, and ses tails)




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http://www.ebay.com/itm/08-10-Ford-F...item2c64b2cbf4

I would say since you have the SES, you have the 17" wheels I'd go for lighting... Projectors and SES tail lights.
I have the 16in snowflakes. I am doing the LED retrofit no matter what. I think I like the SES tails over the LED tails and the only thing with the projectors is the peeling...hmm...and hid I am just not past the legality on it.
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Honestly i suggest the 3dcarbon front lip instead of a coupe front bumper. I used to want the coupe bumper too but looking at my car now the 3dcarbon lip is definitely the way to go!
Go projectors(the only ones for our gen are the ebay eagle eyes) or retrofit.
And yes ses tails!
I like the SES/coupe rear cover as well. Either that or the 3DCarbon rear lip. I cant do a retrofit so I will go with the projectors. The only concern is the peeling. I think I got the how to and install down. I dont think I like the LED tails so I will do the SES tails. Maybe HID, legality bothers me.
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On the headlights as soon as i got mine in the mail i sanded the protective film off of the lens so i never had to worry about it peeling then applied UV protectant to them.
I agree on the ses tails. i dont like the led tails so i went with the ses ones. HIDS are perfectly fine in projector housing man. That is why there is a cutoff.
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On the headlights as soon as i got mine in the mail i sanded the protective film off of the lens so i never had to worry about it peeling then applied UV protectant to them.
I agree on the ses tails. i dont like the led tails so i went with the ses ones. HIDS are perfectly fine in projector housing man. That is why there is a cutoff.
How did you sand it? How did you know when to stop? What did you use? What kind of UV protectant? How long have you had them? No peeling and no chance of peeling? I like the dark tint OEM tails better. I like the LED and the idea but the look of the assemble, the chrome and the brighter look, i dont know, the LED part is fine. It is the look of the assembly I think.

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Honestly i suggest the 3dcarbon front lip instead of a coupe front bumper. I used to want the coupe bumper too but looking at my car now the 3dcarbon lip is definitely the way to go!
Go projectors(the only ones for our gen are the ebay eagle eyes) or retrofit.
And yes ses tails!
Here is mine with the same upgrades(3dcarbon lip, projectors, and ses tails)





huge fan of the was your car looks

just installed my 3d carbon skirts last night and picking up a front and rear from 2011 se

i would say do projectors and a lip kit

i always wanted coupe bumped untill i saw how good the 3d carbon looks

and you can always plastidip your rims... changed the whole look of the car
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As many of us have them I would still suggest the Projectors. It really changes the whole look from the front. I like the lip kit on the 4 door bumper but I LOVE my coupe bumper now that it's on.

What LED project are you up to anyway?
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huge fan of the was your car looks

just installed my 3d carbon skirts last night and picking up a front and rear from 2011 se

i would say do projectors and a lip kit

i always wanted coupe bumped untill i saw how good the 3d carbon looks

and you can always plastidip your rims... changed the whole look of the car
I was thinking doing projectors and tails maybe first cause thats around 500 to start out.
I like the coupe bumper better than the lip. I only like the rear lip. Just me preference.
Plastidip chrome? Its removable right? What color would look good?
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