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Old 02-03-2010, 01:41 PM
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Re: Found out why our tinted tail lights warp.

I think its a combination of the tint/paint holding the heat inside the lense, the lense itself and water/condensation on the outside of the lense. Water/condensation hits the lamps when they are hot and the lense cools superfast and causes warping.
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Old 02-03-2010, 01:42 PM
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Re: Found out why our tinted tail lights warp.

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hamze - can you post pics of the holes in your vette's lights
For Sure, i have a spare set lying around somewhere in the garage, need some time, i will snap a picture for ya bro!

Its a small hole, with some mesh cloth wrapped over it , i guess for dust not to enter the housing.
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Re: Found out why our tinted tail lights warp.

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Hamze i took mine off as soon as i noticed it and there was actually a hole cover with a white sticker that I pulled off and then i also changed to led brake light bulbs to prevent any further warpping!
I hope my jeep has those white sticker hole covers too ! If yes, i will puncture them, doing small holes with a needle ! so that it dessipated heat, and not allowing dust to come in
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Old 02-03-2010, 02:07 PM
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As far as I know, no they have not.
True.. had them over two years from JTT and zero issues.. I heart them
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Old 02-03-2010, 02:22 PM
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Re: Found out why our tinted tail lights warp.

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I think its a combination of the tint/paint holding the heat inside the lense, the lense itself and water/condensation on the outside of the lense. Water/condensation hits the lamps when they are hot and the lense cools superfast and causes warping.
Hey Scott since your looking for WH Tinted tails, will those warp too?
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Old 02-03-2010, 02:27 PM
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Re: Found out why our tinted tail lights warp.

I have decided against that becasue of warping. There are owners on other sites with led bulbs and warping..........FYI
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Old 02-03-2010, 02:29 PM
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Re: Found out why our tinted tail lights warp.

Wow Scott. I kinda figured it happened to the LED's too but I haven't heard of anyone coming forward to it yet.
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Re: Found out why our tinted tail lights warp.

so ryan didnt go to daniel and hasnt had warping... anyone use jtt or know anyone that has used jtt and had warping?
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Re: Found out why our tinted tail lights warp.

I've had my tinted tails for almost a year now and I have zero warping going on. LED tails though, and they are in a garage at my house and in a parking garage at work so their exposure to direct sunlight is pretty limited.
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so ryan didnt go to daniel and hasnt had warping... anyone use jtt or know anyone that has used jtt and had warping?
If you haven't heard any complaints, they're probably not out there. JMO
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Old 02-03-2010, 03:33 PM
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Re: Found out why our tinted tail lights warp.

I used VHT Nightshades and they haven't warped at all. Maybe just luck?
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I have L.E.D. reverse bulbs and my tails are warping
x, I had reverse LEDs and mine warped! LOL
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