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NorwayGT Jan 21, 11:30pm - #87635 

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just got new tails, question about bulbs

hey, my TYCredout tail lights came to my door like 30sec ago, so i look at them, and i see that they dont have light bulbs. can i use the bulbs from my stock lights, or do i have to buy new ones?

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xrage4200 Jan 21, 11:33pm - #87636 

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yes, that is what you suppose to do, use ur stock bulbs.Oh yea installation is easy too. Just take out the back seats and all those panels when you put it ur new ones. One of the screws is a bitch to take out

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NorwayGT Jan 21, 11:36pm - #87637 

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Originally Posted by xrage4200
yes, that is what you suppose to do, use ur stock bulbs.Oh yea installation is easy too. Just take out the back seats and all those panels when you put it ur new ones. One of the screws is a bitch to take out


i seriously have to take out the back seats?

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Steven Jan 21, 11:39pm - #87638 
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no you have to take out the trunk plastics
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NorwayGT Jan 21, 11:44pm - #87639 

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Originally Posted by Steven
no you have to take out the trunk plastics


ok, good, i was thinkin WTF lol spineyes

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Speed4TheNeed Jan 21, 11:45pm - #87640 

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Originally Posted by NorwayGT

Originally Posted by Steven

no you have to take out the trunk plastics


ok, good, i was thinkin WTF lol spineyes


for real...its not that hard.

and your replacement bulbs will obviously also be the stock type bulbs.

and i love the tyc redouts..i was just posting in another thread how much i liked them thumbsup
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VSGTS14 Jan 21, 11:46pm - #87641 

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the stock bulbs/clips on them fit right into the TYC...
and you do NOT have to take out the rear seats or plastics spineyes

you just take off the cover on each side, which allows you to get to you tails. thumbsup

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Steven Jan 21, 11:53pm - #87642 
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there is 1 bolt on each side that is a PITA to remove or tighten if you leave the plastics on

your best bet would to remove the plastics
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NorwayGT Jan 21, 11:53pm - #87643 

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^^^ sounds good

ill have pics up either tonite, or tomarrow

EDIT: now i just need clear bumper lenses, and ill have all the exterior mods i want for now tasty

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Speed4TheNeed Jan 22, 12:00am - #87644 

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Originally Posted by NorwayGT
^^^ sounds good

ill have pics up either tonite, or tomarrow

EDIT: now i just need clear bumper lenses, and ill have all the exterior mods i want for now tasty


awesome bro thumbsup can't wait to see what it looks like...those tails are sick thumbsup thumbsup
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GraSSRooTs Jan 22, 12:51am - #87645 

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When I installed my black TYCs the top screw was a bitch, but i didn't take out all those pannels. Just be patient, but ya that screw can be a bitch.

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VSGTS14 Jan 22, 1:08am - #87646 

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Originally Posted by GraSSRooTs
When I installed my black TYCs the top screw was a bitch, but i didn't take out all those pannels. Just be patient, but ya that screw can be a bitch.


just be patient...I was with mine, otherwise, you can drop those nuts...lol

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GraSSRooTs Jan 22, 1:28am - #87647 

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I dropped one of those nuts, took me like 5 mins to get out, using a magnet too.

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NorwayGT Jan 22, 1:33am - #87648 

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got it installed, took less than 10min, and we were taking our time. i had a friend do it with me. i like them alot, and took some pics, but my computer is being dumb about loading them, so i dont know when ill have pics up

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VSGTS14 Jan 22, 1:39am - #87649 

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good job! thumbsup

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GraSSRooTs Jan 22, 1:39am - #87650 

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Nice, nice. Be sure to post some as soon as they start workin'. I love how the TYCs look on Celicas. Congrats on the install!

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celicaTRDgts Jan 22, 2:37am - #87651 

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sweet!

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Evan Jan 22, 3:59pm - #87652 

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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
the stock bulbs/clips on them fit right into the TYC...
and you do NOT have to take out the rear seats or plastics spineyes

you just take off the cover on each side, which allows you to get to you tails. thumbsup


How do you get to that one nut/bolt if you don't remove the entire trunk plastic piece covering it? Just popping out that panel only lets you get to 2 out of the 3 bolts confused

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VSGTS14 Jan 22, 7:48pm - #87653 

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Originally Posted by EvanJ
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
the stock bulbs/clips on them fit right into the TYC...
and you do NOT have to take out the rear seats or plastics spineyes

you just take off the cover on each side, which allows you to get to you tails. thumbsup


How do you get to that one nut/bolt if you don't remove the entire trunk plastic piece covering it? Just popping out that panel only lets you get to 2 out of the 3 bolts confused


the third bolt is hidden behind the plastic...you can use a wrench to get to it.

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GraSSRooTs Jan 22, 8:53pm - #87654 

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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
Originally Posted by EvanJ
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
the stock bulbs/clips on them fit right into the TYC...
and you do NOT have to take out the rear seats or plastics spineyes

you just take off the cover on each side, which allows you to get to you tails. thumbsup


How do you get to that one nut/bolt if you don't remove the entire trunk plastic piece covering it? Just popping out that panel only lets you get to 2 out of the 3 bolts confused


the third bolt is hidden behind the plastic...you can use a wrench to get to it.


I used a wrench too, and got it out no problem.

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Evan Jan 23, 1:13am - #87655 

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Man, you guys must either a) have the smallest hands known to man or b) you're able to contort your arms in unnatural positions

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