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Old 09-21-2005, 06:30 PM   #21
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Ok then, do you think this method would work on the HID's?
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Old 09-22-2005, 10:04 AM   #22
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I couldn't say if it would or not. I seemed to remember some one doing this on a HID set, it was much more involved since there are more parts you have to disasemble on the actual lamp assembly.

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Old 09-24-2005, 09:32 AM   #23
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I am painting my headlights right now, i just finished the last coat on the lights...

one question, do you peel off all the old seal/gasket? or did you just leave it on?

also, thanks for the great how-to, it was pretty much as straight forward as you wrote it, the oven thing worked great, i had to reheat them a few times, but by the second light i had it down and off well, i was too nervous to take a scuff pad to the lights cause i didnt want to mess up the finish, so i just painted a lot of coats. it looks great, ill post some pics of it when its done. check out my gallery for pics of before the mod
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Old 10-09-2005, 08:27 PM   #24
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trying this out today
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Old 10-09-2005, 08:50 PM   #25
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this would lok great on my black svt. i already have custom eyelids, this would only compliment the HID's even more. great write up!!!
i dont know...HIDs are alittle bit more expensive then the stock headlights, i probably wouldnt mess with them, god forbig if they got messed up. Im sure they would look awesome though, black them out, then get those black euro tail lights from european parts and it would look sick. But me, i dont think id do it lol....maybe find some used lights and practice first lol.
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Wow man! Thanks for that How-To. I have a new project for tomorrow as long as my motor mounts dont come in the mail =P
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Old 10-09-2005, 11:42 PM   #27
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That looks REALLY nice!! Good write-up too. Could you, instead of painting them black, paint them the same color as your car? To match?
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Old 10-09-2005, 11:43 PM   #28
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getting the seal to break is a pita. I'm still on the first one .
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You could probably just use a Heat gun to heat up that seal to break it.
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Great write up.
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