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painting my headlights... #135958 Mar 26, 6:25pm Mar 26, 6:25pm
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painting my headlights...
OMG frown I started at 6:45, its 8:24 now, and i still cant take the first headlight apart.. too much apexy... frown DO NOT DO THIS AT HOME smile really really really pain in the as$... oh-oh, ready, baked... alright, will update later...

Re: painting my headlights... [Re: Sparty] #135959 Mar 26, 6:40pm Mar 26, 6:40pm
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ok, got it apart...the first one grin got some pictures, but will post them later... anyone knows if i should paint the paintable part on the outside or inside?

Re: painting my headlights... [Re: Sparty] #135960 Mar 26, 6:59pm Mar 26, 6:59pm
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Linked Image (just whoring the thread wink

good luck with the painting thumbsup thumbsup

Re: painting my headlights... [Re: Sparty] #135961 Mar 26, 7:25pm Mar 26, 7:25pm
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Originally Posted by Sparty
ok, got it apart...the first one grin got some pictures, but will post them later... anyone knows if i should paint the paintable part on the outside or inside?
Outside if you want a smooth look.

Inside if you want the ribbed look.


I'd do outside.


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Re: painting my headlights... [Re: slidr] #135962 Mar 26, 7:33pm Mar 26, 7:33pm
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How did you get the headlights apart?

Mine wouldn't fit in the oven.


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Re: painting my headlights... [Re: slidr] #135963 Mar 26, 8:20pm Mar 26, 8:20pm
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How did you get the headlights apart?

Mine wouldn't fit in the oven.


Mine did grin one at a time of cuz.. it was kinda hard, but still could fit in there...

painted them, soon to put it back together, but do i have to heat them again because the glue that was left isnt gonna let me put it all together frown

Re: painting my headlights... [Re: Sparty] #135964 Mar 26, 8:48pm Mar 26, 8:48pm
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can't wait to see the finished product. thumbsup


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