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Ebay Headlights?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Cowboyz, Apr 18, 2012.

  1. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:05 PM
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    Cowboyz

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  2. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:17 PM
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  3. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:22 PM
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    BreezyTaco

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  4. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:26 PM
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    If you are gonna retro the ebay headlights they will work just fine with a few drawbacks. The biggest being that they are made a little cheaper than the oem headlights and over time the lenses on the outside will begin to turn yellow and you will have to buff them out often. I ordered a set for my Honda Accord and had these issues after my retro fit. The good thing is if you retro the ebay headlights and something happens and you need a quick fix you could always hang on to your oem headlights and just swap them back in there.
     
  5. Apr 18, 2012 at 2:35 PM
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    Thanks for the good info man. I really would like a set of OEMs. I hope some are put up for sale in the next couple days
     
  6. Apr 18, 2012 at 4:37 PM
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    If you do decide to get the ebay ones, just make sure you seal them up with some silicone.. which you would do regardless since your doing a retro. :p
     
  7. Apr 18, 2012 at 4:46 PM
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    I have those on my 05 Tacoma, so far so good, after a couple of those torrential rains we had last week and before that, I don't see any condensation inside and they are a perfect fit. I bought them from another place on Ebay, it's Revotec I believe, go for it.
     
  8. Apr 18, 2012 at 5:36 PM
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    I recently bought a set of them. Sealed them up and looking good. My original headlights were real beat up so I needed a replacement. For the price, I say go for it. I'm happy with them.
     
  9. Apr 18, 2012 at 5:37 PM
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  10. Apr 19, 2012 at 9:01 AM
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    Thanks man i really want more light.
    and thats for the review. Im going to try and get a pair of OEMs and if I cant find any Ill be getting the ebay ones.
     
  11. Apr 19, 2012 at 9:02 AM
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    They are crap and will leak over time...
     
  12. Apr 19, 2012 at 9:03 AM
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    True...I talked to the seller of the retrofits and he/she recommends that you seal them up before you install them on to your truck!
     
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