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Head/Tail Lights - Black out vs. Tint

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by WaGood24, Nov 26, 2010.

  1. WaGood24

    WaGood24 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I was wondering what opinions are out there about doing the BHLM/BTLM compared to just tinting them. I'm not a very good DIYer and would feel much mroe comfertable paying somebody to just tint them instead of me screwing them up. So... what do you guys think?

    P.S. If there's any pictures out there of tinted lights that'd be very helpful. I've seen plenty of the blacked out pics but none of tinted lights.
     
  2. schiz94

    schiz94 Thread Jacker

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    BTLM is tinting them. and BHLM is the way to go for the front. im pretty sure its def not legal to just have them tinted over.
     
  3. Nightstr

    Nightstr Well-Known Member

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    tinting the headlights looks cheap and ghetto in my opinion.
     
  4. MMazz365

    MMazz365 Well-Known Member

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  5. jtav2002

    jtav2002 Kenny Fuckin Powers

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    Just do the BHLM. Don't tint them. Personally I'm not a fan of the way they look tinted, not to mention it will take away functionality from your lights.
     
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