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NetTech_GT
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NetTech_GT Oct 13, 5:44am - #298973 
2004 Red Toyota Celica GT
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painting project...

I'm thinking of painting the inside of a stock set of 04 tail lights black.(becuase I really like the style of the 04 tails but not the shinny red look. And I don't like any of the aftermarket tails for the Celica) Any one have any tips or suggestions?
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Elec-FuYu Oct 13, 6:14am - #298974 
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i heard it's a pain in the ass to take it apart.

idk if you can put the thing in the oven like the headlights do or not... cos i dont think the material is the same.

good luck thumbsup

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wannaBblueCelica Oct 13, 6:20am - #298975 

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that might look nice, i agree i have an '04 and i wouldn't change my taillights at all. I think the overlays i think that is what they are called) bat offers might look good!
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carbon_blue_gt Oct 13, 3:27pm - #298976 
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i think this is one area where i would refer you to Bat's overlays as opposed to painting... there aren't any smoke or transparent black paints that you can use (for a reasonable price) that will even hold up to the heat of the tail-light bulbs.

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