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Black lights #32187 Jul 31, 8:58am Jul 31, 8:58am
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Black lights
I have a white celica and i was wondering how black lights would look on the under bod of the car...i mean wouldn't the white rocks in asphalt glow uner the black light...Need your opinoin bad idea or good idea?????


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32188 Jul 31, 9:16am Jul 31, 9:16am
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well since you have a white car any color will look cool on your car, personally i'd get blue

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32189 Jul 31, 9:37am Jul 31, 9:37am
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blues what i planned but its illegal thumbsdown

do you think the black lights would show up tho?

im trying to go with a black and white color scheme...

green is legal but dont match chrome rims or white IMO


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32190 Jul 31, 9:44am Jul 31, 9:44am
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black lights will kick ass they look so so nice under a car thumbsup

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32191 Jul 31, 10:10am Jul 31, 10:10am
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has anyone heard of someone even trying it?

i mean no one around here has black lights


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32192 Jul 31, 10:19am Jul 31, 10:19am
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my friend has them on his truck that is slammd looks soo nice!

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32193 Jul 31, 10:20am Jul 31, 10:20am
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All under body lights are illegal. Does not matter what color you get you will get busted for them.

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32194 Jul 31, 10:27am Jul 31, 10:27am
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you talking about neons under the car?


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32195 Jul 31, 10:35am Jul 31, 10:35am
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Originally Posted by Spencer
you talking about neons under the car?


does not matter what lights are under the car, under body lights are illegal. Neons, black light, the lamp on your desk.

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32196 Jul 31, 10:36am Jul 31, 10:36am
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black lights (although cool to trip out with in a rave tongue) wouldn't have the range to be very visible on the open road. you are dealing with multiple spectrums of light when you're outdoors and they would interfere with proper black light (or "wood's light") representation. also, without phosphors (in teeth, nails, laundry detergent, etc) you won't be able to see the glow.


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32197 Jul 31, 10:41am Jul 31, 10:41am
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well does anyone have an alternative color i could go with and blue and red are illegal in NC (cop and ambulance colors)


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32198 Jul 31, 10:44am Jul 31, 10:44am
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Originally Posted by Spencer
well does anyone have an alternative color i could go with and blue and red are illegal in NC (cop and ambulance colors)



I'm trying to tell you there is no color you can use that is legal. If you use under body neon you do so at your own risk. Do a google search for the DOT laws on under body neon you'll see what I mean.

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32199 Jul 31, 10:51am Jul 31, 10:51am
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i tried got an exact site?

i called the police department and asked for regulations and all they told me was blue and red is illegal...but they could be wrong...


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32200 Jul 31, 11:00am Jul 31, 11:00am
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I've been looking, have not found anything yet. Let you know when I do. SHA nor the MVA have anything on there sites.

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32201 Jul 31, 11:05am Jul 31, 11:05am
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The only thing I've found so far is that it is illegal to drive with them on, duh thats what we've talkin about. I'm still trying to find a offical document of something.

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Originally Posted by Spencer
well does anyone have an alternative color i could go with and blue and red are illegal in NC (cop and ambulance colors)
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Originally Posted by celica2kgts
black lights will kick ass they look so so nice under a car thumbsup

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32204 Jul 31, 11:47am Jul 31, 11:47am
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yea i like the idea i think im going to get some footwell black lights and just like ziptie them to the underbody and see if it works or not. No waste of money cause im using the footwells in my car no matter what... cheers


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32205 Jul 31, 11:54am Jul 31, 11:54am
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Spencer,

The only thing I could find is that its illegal to drive with neons on, knew that. Like I was telling you, get what ever color you want just watch out driving with them on. You can't get a ticket for owning them, just for driving with them on. Sorry I couldn't help more.


Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32206 Jul 31, 12:00pm Jul 31, 12:00pm
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Thanks dude you told me excatly what i needed to know

cheers cheers


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32207 Jul 31, 12:02pm Jul 31, 12:02pm
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goodtimes heres to your lights, you outlaw you goodtimes

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32208 Jul 31, 1:04pm Jul 31, 1:04pm
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i like the bright green neons, but they look better under black cars than on white...dunno what i'd do for white, prolly would go with something purple (black light sorta the same) but then again, im a girl and i like girlie colors. smile


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32209 Jul 31, 2:09pm Jul 31, 2:09pm
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by the way does anyone have any neons on the inside portion of your roof and if so how did you hide the bulb or make it look professional done? confused


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32210 Jul 31, 5:23pm Jul 31, 5:23pm
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Black lights would look really cool since it lights up the white lane markers as you drive around at night.

Re: Black lights [Re: TeaQBD] #32211 Jul 31, 5:34pm Jul 31, 5:34pm
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i have a black car with the black and white scheme and i'm goin with black lights thumbsup

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32212 Jul 31, 6:48pm Jul 31, 6:48pm
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Under body neons are oly illegal if you can see the actual neon tube. If you istall them good enough to where you can't see the actual tube unless your under the car itself, underbody neons are legal

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32213 Jul 31, 7:35pm Jul 31, 7:35pm
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Thanks Barret i called my local police and thats what they said...

black lights are going to be awesome now for the money confused

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Re: Black lights [Re: RicePowered] #32214 Aug 1, 2:20am Aug 1, 2:20am
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Originally Posted by RicePowered
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black lights will kick ass they look so so nice under a car thumbsup

Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32215 Aug 1, 2:50pm Aug 1, 2:50pm
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Does anyone know how to hide interior neon lights in the roof or not make them look so obivious? confused


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32216 Aug 4, 12:24pm Aug 4, 12:24pm
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instea of black lights would you think white neon undarbody neons ould look better than taking a risk with the back lights?


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32217 Aug 4, 7:29pm Aug 4, 7:29pm
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I personally haven't seen any white neons or blacklights long enough to go under the body, in my personal opinion, I think you should go w/ red, red looks good w/ white. Plus it's easier to go go w/ a red color scheme on the inside (i.e. gauge cluster can be turned red along w/ backlight for A/C controls) but thats just my opinion. Good Luck

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red is illegal thumbsdown

got a better idea?


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Re: Black lights [Re: Spencer] #32219 Aug 5, 6:37pm Aug 5, 6:37pm
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Well as far a a uniform looking color scheme (inside and out) red and blue are probably the easiest to do. I got a Silver Celica and I'm goin w/ the blue scheme. As far as the red light being legal, I would make sure they are hooked to a cut-off switch so then if you do get pulled over (which I doubt you would) just tell the police officer that you couldn't find a current copy of the road ordinances and that the guy you bought the lights from and people online said it was legal. Then just turn them off. Most police in the day and age don't really care about that kind of stuff but they will watch you more closly so watch that speed. smile

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I think that white neons would look awesome or some other color that will go with your color scheme...like red or blue.


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definitely blue and red are illegal. they're to be used only by po-po's, ambulances and firetrucks. underbody lights are only illegal while used on the streets, ie drivin around like in fast and the furious. they're for show-purposes.

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Originally Posted by jspecdan1
definitely blue and red are illegal. they're to be used only by po-po's, ambulances and firetrucks. underbody lights are only illegal while used on the streets, ie drivin around like in fast and the furious. they're for show-purposes.


i forgot...white!


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