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boyfriend was mad at me and kicked in headlight

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by prerunnerSD, Oct 10, 2011.

  1. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:46 PM
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    prerunnerSD

    prerunnerSD [OP] "I Brake for Tailgaters"

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    Boyfriend was pissed at me and decided to take it out on my poor Tacoma... he kicked in the right side lens (if you were sitting in drivers seat) .. lights still work but i know what and stuff can get in now. was looking on ebay and saw this listing: http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/01-0...oma|Make:Toyota|Year:2001&hash=item1e66ccb351

    Are these just too cheap to risk.. can i just replace the lens? The price is great but would like your recommendations.. besides the pick and pull.. oh and trust me he's paying for it and i'll be reevaluating other things cuz he punched me in my head too.
     
  2. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:47 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Quite an experience to live in fear , isn't it ?

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  3. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:49 PM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    That's abuse......... legal stuff right there

    But as far as the headlights, I'd just replace the whole assembly. It's way easier to do
     
  4. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:49 PM
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    pass that over
     
  5. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:51 PM
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  6. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:51 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    call the cops, leave the douche bag loser.

    oh and ebay is a great place for new headlights. those you linked should be fine

    but seriously, call the cops on this guy, I mean WTF?
     
  7. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:52 PM
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    agree
     
  8. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:52 PM
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    get a new light & boyfriend, problem solved
     
  9. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:53 PM
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    only thing worth doing with aftermarket headlights is adding a bit more sealant where the lens meets the housing to ensure no moisture gets in.

    thats the only thing ive ever heard people having to do with aftermarket lights.
     
  10. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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    ya abuse indeed but you involve police and sometimes u both get in trouble.. esp if your both guys.. and trust me he'd put on a good act. best bet for now is to stay away.. he lives two states away.


    do u mean the daytime running lamp on the right and the main headlight in entirety.. sounds good to me.. did you check out that link? is that a good product?

     
  11. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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    abuse on a poor taco call the police!!!
     
  12. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:55 PM
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    no that pic is me... not the best but nonetheless.. im quarter Irish he's like 100% go figure
     
  13. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:56 PM
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    yep. Add some extra sealer and you'll be fine
     
  14. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:57 PM
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    and my taco is gourgous! just got a lift put in from toytec and set of 4 destination AT's too he dented the tailgate a little and ruined the keyless remote.
     
  15. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:57 PM
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    The guys a dick .
     
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    F him. I say take your losses and peace him out
     
  17. Oct 10, 2011 at 10:58 PM
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  18. Oct 10, 2011 at 11:00 PM
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    whats the name of the light assembly that sits to both the right and left of the headlights.. they are orange and not signals but for visibility... i should replace those too i guess...
     
  19. Oct 10, 2011 at 11:00 PM
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    Did you say "your boyfriend"?
     
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