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needle color? #158383 Apr 18, 4:34pm Apr 18, 4:34pm
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needle color?
I changed my LCD and gauges today, but how do i change the needle to make them red???do i have to strip them?

Re: needle color? [Re: KULOD] #158384 Apr 18, 5:00pm Apr 18, 5:00pm
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nail polish remover thumbsup

Re: needle color? [Re: KULOD] #158385 Apr 18, 5:04pm Apr 18, 5:04pm
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what gauges do you have???

to make them red, you need red LED's behind them and if you want them red in the daytime, you just put a transparent paint behind them while taking the orange off with nail polish remover that has acetone.


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Re: needle color? [Re: VSGTS14] #158386 Apr 18, 7:58pm Apr 18, 7:58pm
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i used red devils led's, its already all changed, and my S7 gauges are coming in soon..just want to strip my needles to red

Re: needle color? [Re: KULOD] #158387 Apr 18, 8:00pm Apr 18, 8:00pm
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ok so the LED's are already red??

then just take the needle off...use nail polish remover, then some transparent red paint.


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Re: needle color? [Re: VSGTS14] #158388 Apr 18, 10:38pm Apr 18, 10:38pm
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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
ok so the LED's are already red??

then just take the needle off...use nail polish remover, then some transparent red paint.
That's right Billy thumbsup

Re: needle color? [Re: xmangt1] #158389 Apr 18, 11:30pm Apr 18, 11:30pm
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Red sharpie marker works great too.

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Re: needle color? [Re: xmangt1] #158390 Apr 19, 4:35am Apr 19, 4:35am
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Originally Posted by xmangt1
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
ok so the LED's are already red??

then just take the needle off...use nail polish remover, then some transparent red paint.
That's right Billy thumbsup


ditto. nail polish remover works in an instant thumbsup

Re: needle color? [Re: Speed4TheNeed] #158391 Apr 23, 9:31pm Apr 23, 9:31pm
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cool thumbsup

Re: needle color? [Re: Parabol] #158392 Apr 24, 2:56pm Apr 24, 2:56pm
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Originally Posted by Parabol
nail polish remover thumbsup


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Re: needle color? [Re: Know666] #158393 Apr 24, 3:17pm Apr 24, 3:17pm
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Re: needle color? [Re: xmangt1] #158394 Apr 24, 4:21pm Apr 24, 4:21pm
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Originally Posted by xmangt1
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
ok so the LED's are already red??

then just take the needle off...use nail polish remover, then some transparent red paint.
That's right Billy thumbsup


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Re: needle color? [Re: cycocelica] #158395 Apr 24, 4:36pm Apr 24, 4:36pm
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Re: needle color? [Re: theretiredpimp] #158396 Apr 25, 11:51am Apr 25, 11:51am
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go with wha billy said thumbsup

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