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Old 04-07-2010, 12:32 PM
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

i bought a broken tab HID (left) to experiment with after jdubya(spelling?)blackout OEM HIDs-
the broken tab is the least important one too, top left. it has a couple light scuffs along the lens but i believe i can get those buffed out eventually. havent had the balls to mess with it yet. was thinking of buying a el'cheapo* used busted lamp just so i can use the bracket for the other side(right) or just epoxy a tab my self.

actually im running a broken tab (same as above) on my SRT. i just crazy glued the tab, and u cant even see the the hairline or split. it looks new untouched.

sorry to hear bro, id like to see a "how to" on replacing the lens will work since i have scuffs on my alternate....
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

Scott there's a great plastic welder for the broken tabs. I forget the name but I will check it out for you if you want.
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Old 04-07-2010, 02:25 PM
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

nope...Id never buy lamps with broken tabs. The housing is also busted on the one I have. I gave like $50 for it....and the lense is perfect.
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

sorry to hear about that scott!
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

I bet you can polish the lens like they do on lights that have real bad fogging or whatever you want to call it.
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

nah....it really pulled like a 1/64th's layer of plaastic off the lamp......the lense is ruined
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

heres the damage....



as you can see I tried to sand it down.......but its not gonna do it......it peeled off too much material So here is the busted lamp I have extra....I will bake it and remove the lense and then put it on the ruined one. Anyone want dibs? LOL

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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

Time to see the headlight piranhas jump on yours scott, LOL.
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

Holy crap Scott, sorry to hear man, that blows.
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

I'm sorry to hear about the trouble Scott, but is the tint meant to be removable? Most is not and can you really get mad because the product worked too well?
Not trying to be a jerk,just sayin.
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Re: RVinyl headlight tint disaster.....BEWARE!!! :(

That gotta hurt!
I was wondering though. If you want smoked headlights. Couldn't you use regular window tint film instead of vinyl?? Much easier to get off if needed as well. Or??
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