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View Poll Results: Which Lights Should I Go With?
Stick with that I've got 0 0%
Smoked Recon LED's 12 48.00%
Stock 99-04 1 4.00%
Stock 08-11 12 48.00%
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Time for new tail lights

Okay guys, I'm bored with the tail lights I've got on my truck. They've been on since I bought it. So what do I replace them with?
Stick with what I've got, Recon LED's, Stock 99-04 lights, stock 08-11 lights. Since I can't decide, I figured I'd let you guys do it for me.

There are what's on it now. Carbon Fiber

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I vote for the '08+ lights. I really like them.

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I would go back to stock.

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i have two opinions... 1) smoked 08's 2) take those apart and paint the CF orange

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I went LED - Just my preference I like 'em a lot.


I got these off Ebay. You can get smoked ones too. They are less expensive than Recon.

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I was leaning toward the 08 lights, but I'm liking those LED's, but also liking the paint the carbon fiber idea too. I might have to look into that.

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I like the Recon smoked, but they still don't have the clean look of the stock lights.

So my choice would be to go with the 08-10 factory lights with some good LED bulbs in them like these:

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I think the 08 lights with the LEDs are a good way to go.

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I think the 08 lights with the LEDs are a good way to go.
I like that idea. Not a big fan of any of the aftermarket lights. I'm into the clean stock look with the personalized touch (like the LED's would make).

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