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longtran's Avatar DIY - part I: Clearing your headlights (removing amber/orange reflector)
longtran
03-01-2006
so as you guys know it is possible to remove the amber lens. this was my experience of removing the lens. if any you guys try to do this, please do it at your own risk. i am not responsible for any damages you cause to your own headlight while trying to remove the amber lens. i am posting this to...
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By yakev724 on 06-19-2011, 09:10 AM
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great work! Have you noticed any condensation inside the light? I'd be worried about the seal.
just reform the housing ridge as closely to original as possible (should be just enough room for the lens to snap back in; then fill the ridge with silicone, fully press in the lens point-side first, and tape up so there's a bit of pressure and leave to dry overnight. Haven't had any fogging whatsoever.

Or...you can just trade with me

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=537806
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By roman_s on 06-22-2011, 02:42 PM
Has anyone considered or used a dremel with a mini saw attachment? I imagine with the this type of plastic it would not get hot enough to melt
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By Amini77 on 11-02-2012, 12:45 PM
Is the orange amber just removable? I don't get if you removed then or painted over them? HELP!
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By 4doorbmwpower on 06-25-2014, 10:49 PM
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amber reflectors

is that (i think) 3rd picture you have in the DIY, the headlight WITHOUT the amber reflector? is that what it looks like after taken out? thank you and if possible can you send me some pictures of it on your car without reflectors? im having mine customed and i need to decide if i want it gone.
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By 4doorbmwpower on 06-25-2014, 10:53 PM
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