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Let's see your yellow fogs

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by MRW, Dec 12, 2010.

  1. Dec 12, 2010 at 5:37 PM
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    MRW

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    Hey guys,

    I recently just did my fogs and hellas and i have a feeling that I went 1-2 coats too many. I used the spray can yellow/orange tint. What do you guys think?



    Can you guys post pics of your yellow fogs so I can compare? I am considering re doing these this week with a lighter coat, or just smoke them out... What do you think i should do:

    1. Leave them as is (picture below)
    2. Strip them down and smoke them out
    3. Strip it down and redo them a lighter yellow with less coats

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  2. Dec 12, 2010 at 5:50 PM
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    Detective_Dan

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    i think they look good yellow
     
  3. Dec 12, 2010 at 5:54 PM
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    Laminx, not paint.
     
  4. Dec 12, 2010 at 5:59 PM
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    ToucanV13

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    3k hids no paint

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  5. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:09 PM
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    I think they look good.

    Lamin-x
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  6. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:11 PM
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    I like them yellow.
     
  7. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:17 PM
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    Should i keep them theism yellow or strip them make them lighter?
     
  8. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:20 PM
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    DUDE, THOSE LOOK AWSOME!!!! LEAVE THEM ALONE!!! THEY LOOK KILLER!!!
     
  9. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:22 PM
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    They look great, you should leave them alone.
     
  10. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:23 PM
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    How many coats did you do? How do you like the output at night?
     
  11. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:25 PM
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    Halo Automotive Solaris Yellow 45w 3000k Yellow Fogs :D

    EDIT: They are very yellow in person, camera's don't do them justice..anyways, these are my favorite pics of them.

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  12. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:26 PM
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    One light coat, then 2 heavy coats

    I love the output at night, I also have white/blue bulbs in the low beams, but the fogs are still as bright even though they are tinted. Ill try to snap a photo next time.
     
  13. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:27 PM
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    I spray painted mine yellow. Don't like the look on magnetic gray metallic. Now I want to change them back to clear. Does anyone know how to remove the paint? Any suggestions.
     
  14. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:28 PM
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    My setup looks exactly like 503TRD taco. I'm sure his are a little brighter in person though because his are the actual bulbs. But the spray is a great cheap alternative. The can is about $7
     
  15. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:32 PM
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    Thinner?
     
  16. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:35 PM
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    Yep I love my setup! We've had some pretty thick fog around here lately, so my yellow fogs have been doin there job, and look cool!
     
  17. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:39 PM
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    Just curious,

    Are they totally legal in most states?
     
  18. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:46 PM
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    Someone correct me if Im wrong, but fogs should be yellow as they reflect better on wet pavement cut better through actual fog.
     
  19. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:46 PM
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    Don't see why not, they come stock on cars such as lexus'.
     
  20. Dec 12, 2010 at 6:51 PM
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    I tried Goo Gone & Acetone with no luck.
     
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