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Modding Taillights

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas' started by I Liquid I, Mar 24, 2010.

  1. Mar 24, 2010 at 11:51 PM
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    So has anyone here modded their taillights. I don't mean painting with Nightshades or tinting, I mean opening them like with BHLM and doing something to them.

    I dont like the pinkish color that there is in some parts of the original 05 lights and ive been thinking about a way to clear it. Any suggestions?
     
  2. Mar 24, 2010 at 11:57 PM
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    I've seen the btlm on some 09 LEDs on some xrunners.
     
  3. Mar 24, 2010 at 11:59 PM
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    I've seen some one paint the 05-08 lights candy red they looked great.I'm sure some one has pics and will chime in.
     
  4. Mar 25, 2010 at 12:04 AM
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    That sounds interesting.
     
  5. Mar 25, 2010 at 12:07 AM
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    I'll try to find a link
     
  6. Mar 25, 2010 at 12:10 AM
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    Ya don't waste your time doing the btlm like the bhlm...I did it and it was a complete pain. I'd link you to my thread but I'm posting from an itouch right now, sorry
     
  7. Mar 25, 2010 at 12:11 AM
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  8. Mar 25, 2010 at 12:13 AM
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    Found your thread. That looks very clean and nice. Did you have to clear the outside plastic?
     
  9. Mar 25, 2010 at 12:17 AM
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