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Old 03-10-2011, 05:06 AM
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Re: Question Concerning Painting My Headlights

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sand all the chrome off....
For the headlights it shouldn't matter if you get all of the chrome off. At least in the experiences I've had in the past with these. I just roughed up the chrome and used 500* engine enamel. The lights aren't getting all the abuse from the weather due to it not being exposed so I've never had a problem with this. Unless you know something I don't lol
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Re: Question Concerning Painting My Headlights

yep, be sure to sand off all the chrome. might as well do a thorough job when the lights are apart, or youll have to reopen them which is also a pita. I also use engine enamel because of the heat the HIDs will give out.
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Re: Question Concerning Painting My Headlights

anybody got a pic of this ? I was thinking about paint the lense in the shape of the stillens you guys talk about.
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This is mine. I painted the side amber but didnt like the way it looked after the clear lense was pop back on so i just put the stillens back.




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Damn davy... nice..
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