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post #1 of 16 Old 11-16-2008, 09:43 AM Thread Starter
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New Grille and Recon Lights

I painted the emblems black on got the billet inserts to get rid of the ugly maroon grille. I added the smoked color lights to the mirrors, cab lights, bed sides and the third brake light. I like the emblems much better now. It was a tough decision to take them off and paint them, but I am not a shiny chrome guy. Next to do is decide on what to do with the bumpers and the grille.





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looks great man... all you need now are the taillights....

oh an paint your bumpers black and your grill... that would look sick
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Looks tight.

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Thanks for the comments guys. I was thinking about doing the grille when I did the side badges. The paint I used is Hot Rod Black. It has a very little bit of gloss to it, but not totally on the flat side. Less than any semi-gloss I have used.
The tail lights I dont know. I would like to see some installed. I dont like the Euro look either, so I was thinking about using some nightshade on them to just tint them.
What paint do you use on the bumpers?

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which tail lights are those?

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here are a couple of pics of mine installed

Looks good but they could be a shade darker

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which tail lights are those?
those are Recon LED
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Looks real good!!

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