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Smoked Headlight Covers

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by martycz, Mar 15, 2009.

  1. Mar 15, 2009 at 5:26 PM
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    martycz

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    I want to get black headlight covers for my Tacoma, but I have two concerns. 1)Are they legal (I live in AZ)? 2) If you have used these before, how much do these covers reduce visibility at night? Thanks for the advice
     
  2. Mar 15, 2009 at 5:35 PM
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    ya, I thought about doing the black headlight mod, but I really like the look thAt the covers have. And yes, I'm at DM.
     
  3. Mar 15, 2009 at 5:44 PM
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    Ya, I might still try them. And I thinks it's great out here, except the sun is no bueno for clear coat . . .
     
  4. Mar 15, 2009 at 5:50 PM
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    I doubt they're legal in any state. I would think that every state would have laws against covering headlights in any way. I won't compare it to the Peoples Republic of New Jersey but I know for a fact it's illegal there.

    IMO, the main issue at hand in regard to headlight covers is that it isn't 1987
     
  5. Mar 15, 2009 at 6:29 PM
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    I used to rock these style of covers back in the day on my 5.0, and i could not see anything at night. They looked real good, back then anyway, and they were illegal in Cali. But the way they mounted, i couldn't see anyway of them being used on a Taco.
     
  6. Mar 15, 2009 at 6:40 PM
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    AZ law requires the lights to be illuminate objects 500 feet away (quick google taught me that)...so I'd assume you won't meet that requirement.
     
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