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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by ComaChic, May 14, 2009.

  1. ComaChic

    ComaChic [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Im looking for a different headlights. Something a little darker than what they have stock without out blacking them out. Please help? :eek:
     
  2. jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Thor

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    wat?
    did u get the trd? they come w/ a "smoked" headlight that is darker then the blingy chrome, but nowhere as dark as the BHLM
     
  3. ComaChic

    ComaChic [OP] Well-Known Member

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    No its the SR5.
     
  4. jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Thor

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    wat?
    well...thats something to look into. i have the smoked ones on mine, but looking to trade them for the BHLM instead of messing up these purdy smoked ones. in this pic u can kinda see the difference between the blingy chrome of the headlights and the smoky of the bezel

    [​IMG]
     
  5. ComaChic

    ComaChic [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Yours the regular ones? Look at the top of this page the Tacoma World banner at the top had a pic of a white Coma with awesome headlights! Where do i get them?
     
  6. jonny

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    black head light mod/ BHLM- search for it
    ebay sells the black headlights but be sure to seal them up with silicone.
    not surewhat method kenny used, but GL to you
    :thumbsup:
     
  7. jhodge83

    jhodge83 Any dog under 50# is a cat and cats are useless... Thor

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    wat?
    that pic at the top is the blacked out headlights tha u said u didnt want in the first post. mine are the smoked ones that come on the TRD and xrunner 09's
     
  8. Kyouto42

    Kyouto42 Iron Beard

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    The primary difference between the one in the top is the running indicator and turn signals were taped off when painted. That way they remained chrome (and maintain a brighter light out put). It makes it look quiet a bit different, but they are still the stock lights. Mine are fully painted.... here's a pic for comparison.

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  9. ComaChic

    ComaChic [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Yea i like em dark like that. How did you paint them?
     
  10. jhodge83

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    wat?

    ur first post said u wanted them dark w/o blacking them out....but yet u like them blacked out????:confused::confused:
     
  11. Kyouto42

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    Actually I chickened out and got them off neweggmall.com (but it appears they're not longer available on there). I got a good deal on them, $105 shipped, figured at the worst I'd have a backup pair of lights. There's plenty of write ups out there on how to do it..

    http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/technical-chat/4838-cheap-free-mods.html#post45442
     
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    I think what she ment were overlays like the tail light overlays that completely black them out (or a lot of chevy's run around with).
     
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    Anybody have the ebay replacement black headlights? How do they hold up? I've heard they just need a light bead of silicone and they're good to go?
     
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    Replaced head unit, tint, blacked out tail lights, 10in sub, billet grill, 3 in front lift, led halo projector lights, camper shell.
    i love my led halo protectors
    the main lights are easy to hook up the smaller lights are tought but i got help form other people on here if you needed it
    and they arent that expesice
     
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    If your going to get the black headlights from eBay make sure you buy them from the seller "Revotek." His don't leak...
     
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    Are you talking from personal experience? Do you have those headlights? Just want some first hand info....
     
  17. Kenny650

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    Yes I do have these headlights. All other headlights from other sellers leak and fog, especially those with the smoked amber and turn signals. I've done my homework and I can guarantee that Revotek sells legit lights.
     
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    Hey kenny are the lenses in front of the turn signals clear or yellowish?
     
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    Very nice! Thanks Kenny, now I have to wait until he's selling them again...:mad:
     
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