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Old 05-19-2012, 04:58 PM
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Old 05-21-2012, 04:09 PM
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

I'm still confused.... why did you need to take the bumper off? I haven't had any issues swapping out lights with just taking the grille off.
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Old 05-21-2012, 05:48 PM
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

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I'm still confused.... why did you need to take the bumper off? I haven't had any issues swapping out lights with just taking the grille off.
Ive been trying to take the headlights out and i just cant.
How is it that you did it with out removing the bumper.?

im looking to do the black housing also but dont want to buy them
if i cant remove the factory ones lol
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

Looking smooth, next up smoked fogs?
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

Looks great!!

If you want to get rid of the bluish color of the turn signal bulbs, go to Stealth Auto and get their silver-dipped bulbs. Look chrome, but flash amber. Have been using these for years with no issues.

http://www.stealthauto.com/Products/...ALTHBULBS.aspx
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

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Ive been trying to take the headlights out and i just cant.
How is it that you did it with out removing the bumper.?
well, that last bolt is a bitch for sure, but I just reached up from laying underneath. I didn't replace that hard to reach one, it's my understanding that a lot of people did the same. interesting.

also, the bumper looked to annoying to remove lol
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

There's a bolt behind the bumper that is very difficult to reach. I assume that's why he took off the bumper
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

Is this an entire new headlight assembly or is it black replacement parts for the interior of the factory housing?
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

Entirely new
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

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I'm still confused.... why did you need to take the bumper off? I haven't had any issues swapping out lights with just taking the grille off.
It's much easier to take the bumper off. I made an attempt at taking the lights off and couldn't get near the driver's side lower bolts because the battery was in the way of my fat hands.

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Looking smooth, next up smoked fogs?
Probably! Or tinted yellow...

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Is this an entire new headlight assembly or is it black replacement parts for the interior of the factory housing?
Entire new headlight assembly.
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Re: eBay lights - black housing - 05-07

yea they look good dude, im thinking about getting the same ones
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