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wherdZ Sep 12, 12:00am - #44166 

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bulbs

i bought some bulbs for my front signals and they dont fit, the two things that lock the bulb in place seem to be different, does eny body out there have the same problem

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CeliCaRM2001 Sep 12, 12:03am - #44167 
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shave one off with a file or san paper or scissors
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CooKie_MoNsTeR2k Sep 12, 12:04am - #44168 
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Just get a nail clipper and clip one of the little obtursions underneath the bulb...it'll work fine after that. Thats what i had to do. I believe all turn signal bulbs have to be altered to fit our cars.
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wherdZ Sep 12, 12:09am - #44169 

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o shit r you serious, good looking out guyz

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IcEd blUe Sep 12, 1:09am - #44170 

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Originally Posted by wherdZ
o shit r you serious, good looking out guyz


yea only toyota makes the exact ones that we need
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UFCELI Sep 12, 1:14am - #44171 

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Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
Originally Posted by wherdZ
o shit r you serious, good looking out guyz


yea only toyota makes the exact ones that we need


Not trying to be a dick, but i actually found the bulbs that are an exact fit at discount auto. I couldn't believe they had them. I bought them b4 i knew about the little trick for the other bulbs grin

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IcEd blUe Sep 12, 1:15am - #44172 

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Originally Posted by UFCELI
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
Originally Posted by wherdZ
o shit r you serious, good looking out guyz


yea only toyota makes the exact ones that we need


Not trying to be a dick, but i actually found the bulbs that are an exact fit at discount auto. I couldn't believe they had them. I bought them b4 i knew about the little trick for the other bulbs grin


whoa really!! awesome, gotta love cheap car stores rofl thumbsup
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Barrett Sep 12, 2:04am - #44173 
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Be sure and shave off the prong that is CLOSEST to the actual bulb, if you don't there is a chance the bulb will fall out into the headlight assembly which is an extreme pain to get out. If you do a search about this topic you will find many posts thumbsup
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isaac Sep 12, 2:57am - #44174 
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OMG - THERE'S A FAQ ABOUT THIS IN THE INSTALLS SECTION eek
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_156879_0_collapsed_2__1.html

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Barrett Sep 12, 3:13am - #44175 
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here has been a million threads about this b/c people just like to post and say whats wrong, they don't want to do any research first
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