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post #1 of 14 Old 06-26-2010, 09:08 AM Thread Starter
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Headlight mod!

did the mod lastnight started about 9:30 and got them sealed up about 4:30, just put them in and am very pleased, not as hard as i thought it would be just takes time for paint to dry and such.



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looks good!!!!!!!!


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Thanks, i really like it

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S&B CAI H&S mini maxx 5" dp back flo pro
tinted windows headlights, tails, and turn signals
3" lift
8000k HID head and fog
20x10 2 crave offroad rims
Pioneer avic Z3
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35x12.5x20 NITTO Trail Grapplers
Bilstein shocks
New windshield
Amp Research steps
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How does it affect the brightness of your lights and does the blinker still flash through? That is the front clear leanse that is actually painted right?
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Looks great! Makes me even more anxious to get mine done!

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No didn't paint lens so turn signal is unaffected, just painted bezel and used lens tint spray on amber parking light so the light still shines thru

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S&B CAI H&S mini maxx 5" dp back flo pro
tinted windows headlights, tails, and turn signals
3" lift
8000k HID head and fog
20x10 2 crave offroad rims
Pioneer avic Z3
SOON TO COME
35x12.5x20 NITTO Trail Grapplers
Bilstein shocks
New windshield
Amp Research steps
7" headrest screens


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Looks great man. I need to do it. Did you bake the headlight to separate the clear lens?


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What kind of prep work did you do before the paint??

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Looks great man. I need to do it. Did you bake the headlight to separate the clear lens?
yeah i baked at 275 for 10min twice per headlight, it was really easy.

2008 f350 fx4 cclb
S&B CAI H&S mini maxx 5" dp back flo pro
tinted windows headlights, tails, and turn signals
3" lift
8000k HID head and fog
20x10 2 crave offroad rims
Pioneer avic Z3
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35x12.5x20 NITTO Trail Grapplers
Bilstein shocks
New windshield
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What kind of prep work did you do before the paint??
i sanded bezel with 400 grit sand paper and cleaned then painted

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S&B CAI H&S mini maxx 5" dp back flo pro
tinted windows headlights, tails, and turn signals
3" lift
8000k HID head and fog
20x10 2 crave offroad rims
Pioneer avic Z3
SOON TO COME
35x12.5x20 NITTO Trail Grapplers
Bilstein shocks
New windshield
Amp Research steps
7" headrest screens

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