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post #1 of 17 Old 07-20-2010, 05:01 PM Thread Starter
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Black 6.4 Headlights

I just picked up an 08 f250 today and i'm wondering what would be the best way to black out the headlights. Or what kind of replacement headlights could I buy?

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paint them yourself or buy Harley ones for about $600

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^^^best advice. There are also nice halo headlights on eBay but I had problems with mine
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Bake them and pull them apart and paint the chrome bezel

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How long do I bake them and how do I reseal them?

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Preheat the oven to 250 degrees, put the headliht in and shut the oven off and let them sit in there for 10 minutes. That way you know it wont over heat them. Then pry on the lense. You will have to repeat a couple times since the adhesive will cool down fast.

To reseal I use black RTV and a bead of silicone

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Good question I was gonna ask that. I figured the Harley lights but WOW that is NOT a low price. So perhaps i'll end up painting mine. Doesn't sound fun though

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I have the Ebay Halo lights and haven't had a single problem with them in 9 months.


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I have the Ebay Halo lights and haven't had a single problem with them in 9 months.
and they look fantastic, im so bummed mine sucked
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and they look fantastic, im so bummed mine sucked
Yea it's unfortunate. I wonder if you got a bad set or I just got lucky.


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