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post #1 of 39 Old 09-15-2007, 11:12 AM Thread Starter
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Most expensive cab light install ever!!!!

400 bucks down today! I took my truck to the body shop I used to work at... my uncle runs it... today and got my friend Al and Henry to help me grind the visor bracket off, mud the roof, prime/paint it and install my Recon Clear cab lights I got from Raul.

Ok, here are the pictures... I know you can't wait!!!

Grinded the visor off


Test fit


Muddin the roof


Inside shot


Mudded roof


Prime prep


Again


Tape up


Primer shot 1


Primer shot 2


Fresh paint!


Fresh out of the bakery!


Outside


I'll get pix of it at night, but I'm sure it looks like any other set of cab lights now lol...

Oh yeh.. here's a video of Al primin' it for me.


Update - night picture!

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post #2 of 39 Old 09-15-2007, 11:16 AM
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Man nice job. Well it maybe 400 bucks but it is worth it right.


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It sure does look 100times better then it did!!! Plus now I have clearance lights again.

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post #4 of 39 Old 09-15-2007, 11:25 AM
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Looks good Maintain!! All the work paid off!

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Well, I am glad that you got that visor off. I just really don't like those things. Looks good man.

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Yeah, to each their own, but I hate those cab visors too. Ugliest dam things ever created for a truck! What I hate most about them is if you want to get rid of it, you have to go through exactly what Marty did... Good choice tho Marty. Sorry it cost you so much, but it looks great!

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Yeh - I have never liked those visors myself. Truck looks real good now!

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nice lookin lights, but next time could you please not put up such a long video???!!!! J/K, LOL!


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post #10 of 39 Old 09-15-2007, 12:20 PM
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looks good marty!

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