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Old 04-10-2010, 05:11 PM
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

yep...the 05-07's were sealed with a soft adhesive.......
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Old 04-10-2010, 05:23 PM
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

Actually, some of the HID housings are as well. That was the first set I opened, OEM HIDs with the silicone.
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

i bought a few brand new very sharp wood chisels in diff widths just for this job
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

I had every screw driver I own out......I finally got the lense off....but I had to break it off. You should see my right hand...all bloodied and shit!
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

Does anyone KNOW anyone that does this for a living? Serious!
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

the pros use aftermarket lights. they open easy.

sooner or later, aftermarket will catch up with the 08+ WK.
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

Oh man. I wanna do this too. i just put the lights on. I have a spare passenger lamp I'm gonna play with before I attempt it on the ones Scott sold me.
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

everything works good I hope?
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

how did i miss this thread ... nice mod jdubya and thanks for the write up
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Great write-up. The headlights look awesome!
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Re: How to open up OEM HID headlight housings to paint the bezels

great writeup! +rep going to give this a shot...it's probably on the can but how long before you apply the paint after the primer?
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great writeup! +rep going to give this a shot...it's probably on the can but how long before you apply the paint after the primer?
Not long, maybe 10-15 minutes...
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