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      01-17-2007, 02:43 PM   #1
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Exclamation Smoked Amber Headlight Corners! Anyone?

Anyone done this? Just curious.

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      01-17-2007, 04:59 PM   #2
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      01-17-2007, 05:10 PM   #3
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      01-17-2007, 05:53 PM   #5
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someone smoke their freaking ambers and post pics...

is this a bad solution? i must find a cost effective way to reduce the ugliness of my amber eyes on my E90!!!
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i am talking about just smoking over the amber... not the entire headlight ...
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hmm. usually not the biggest fan of smoke headlights, but since you're talking aobu tjsut the amber, i'd be interested in seeing it.
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hmm. usually not the biggest fan of smoke headlights, but since you're talking about just the amber, i'd be interested in seeing it.
exactly!
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      01-17-2007, 07:58 PM   #9
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i have that on my car...just the amber....so does austinschwell i think.
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      01-17-2007, 08:25 PM   #10
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i have that on my car...just the amber....so does austinschwell i think.
PICS! NOW!
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Michael, I think either go all black or euro headlight, no in-between,
if you smoke it, I think the amber's gonna appear "dirty", not quite black, and not quite amber
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Michael, I think either go all black or euro headlight, no in-between,
if you smoke it, I think the amber's gonna appear "dirty", not quite black, and not quite amber
PICS! of smoked or all black.... or something

euro is too much $$$
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tightie's car with blacked out amber signals..





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Smoking the corners looks really cheap, I wouldn't waste your time, the orange isn't that bad..
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Smoking the corners looks really cheap, I wouldn't waste your time, the orange isn't that bad..
it isn't that bad and i won't do it but i needed to see some pics...

though the fact remains that the euros look 10x better, especially on a black car.
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yeah, I got it covered with vinyl. I was considered smoking it, but the tint place I went to did not recommend it.
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looks kinda fake to me. i guess to each his own though
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Smoked ambers would only look good on JB cars
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Looks terrible, don't do it.
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i haven't one that looks good yet. leave it amber or drop the big $$$$$ and get the euros.
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