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Black taillights...need help

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by sambojee, Sep 25, 2011.

  1. Sep 25, 2011 at 2:45 PM
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    sambojee

    sambojee [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I was thinking about blacking out my tail lights but i dont want to go to dark cus i dont want the cops to pull me over, anyone got some pics of theirs? what stuff would u recommend to use to black them out? i still want them to be smooth and look good too, thanks guys
     
  2. Sep 25, 2011 at 2:51 PM
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    People on here go all black...
     
  4. Sep 25, 2011 at 4:47 PM
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    Just did mines last month. Be careful, it's easy to go to dark!

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  5. Oct 2, 2011 at 6:39 PM
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    sambojee

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    Those look perfect, they are dark but not too dark, im probably gunna do it just like that. how did u do it? can u give me a step by step, please?
     
  6. Oct 2, 2011 at 8:16 PM
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    Use the VHT (sp?) Night Shades. They sell it at most auto stores. Comes in black or red color. Remove your tail lights, clean them, spray a light coat, let it dry, evaluate if you want another coat, repeat as necessary. I did mine a couple of weeks ago with 2 coats but haven't gotten around to taking pics. If the weather is nice in over the next few days, I will.
     
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