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bboyvital
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Apr 1, 10:59pm - #142788 
painting headlight houseing

does anyone no of a simple step by step process to paint the headlight housing??...something i can do at home...fyi im not an experienced car guy

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Apr 2, 8:03am - #142789 
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_56985_0_collapsed_2__1.html

also, pm slidr (ecelica member) if you have some other questions...he's doing/just got done the install thumbsup

credit isaac for the post.

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Apr 2, 9:17am - #142790 
hey thanks a lot ive seen that step by step instructions before but i jus couldnt find it haha...thanks again

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Apr 2, 2:26pm - #142791 
Here's what I did. I used the above guide and then made one with some tips that I discovered/ran into along the way...

http://celicagarage.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=1185

I can't seem to find the post I made here. Biggest tip. Leave it in the FULL 15 minutes and you should be able to get it apart in one complete pull. Then it won't be all warped from prying it with a knife. An extra set of hands when pulling it apart helps too.

Good luck man!

Rob

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Apr 2, 3:25pm - #142792 
aye mayn thanks a lot very nice right up imma do it this weekend ill let you know how it turns out..thanks again

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Apr 3, 8:18pm - #142793 
hey thanks a lot for the tips and the step by steps..i did get it done and i think they turned out great..it was a lot easier then i expected but it did take me all day haha..but gyea ill be posting pics soon..thanks again.

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