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Old 11-05-2008, 09:55 AM   #1
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Ever have trouble with tinted turn signals?

Yeah I know this is a dumb question. My tail lights are tinted but not to the point where they're completely black so they're still somewhat visible during the day and at night they're fine.

I was going to get a clear front grill to match my clear side turn signals but decided that on a black car, I'm probably better off tinting those to the point where they're black (I'd switch back to amber side turn signals). I've seen a few pics, looks good althought if they're "nite-shaded" to the point where they're pretty much black, are they still visible??


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Old 11-05-2008, 11:52 AM   #2
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mine grill turns are tinted so that they almost disapear into the grill, but they are plenty visable when they blink. i also cut the wire for the running lights, so that they only come on with the blinker, not with the headlights.
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Ah excellent... I'll give it a try. Thanks for the pic
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nice lookin car man =) i love nightshaded turns, they just disappear in the grill
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did you just nightshade right over the amber or did you change them to clears first? this is something i plan on doing right away when i get the car since it's black...
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night shade over the amber
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interesting, thanks. picked up my car today so im excited to get to work!
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absolutley still visible, almost as if it wasnt tinted at all. no worries.
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mine grill turns are tinted so that they almost disapear into the grill, but they are plenty visable when they blink. i also cut the wire for the running lights, so that they only come on with the blinker, not with the headlights.
So if I read this right, you cut the wire that keeps the turns on and now they blink only when the signal is indicating ?

If so, which wire is the lucky victim :)
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I don't have any problems with my sigs. They are plenty bright when I turn

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