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Old 08-29-2009   #1  
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Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

I dont think anyone that replied to my previous post to help me pick new tails liked these ones but i picked them none the less.
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congrats man! not my style, but if you like them thats all that matters.
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nice man! as long as you're happy and you got what you want than stick with it...f the haters its your ride do as you please
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Re: Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

aftermarket tails for our cars are ugly as ****. Looks like you picked the best ones though. I personally hate them all..OEM or JDM is the way to go
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Re: Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

hey man, where in bc r u from? i live in white rock, got a em2 as well
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Im rockin the streets of Victoria man. Bc, its the place to be!
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they look just as good as that rear emblem
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they look just as good as that rear emblem
LOL, love the sarcasm!
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Re: Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

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they look just as good as that rear emblem
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maybe smokem a little.
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these aren't bad at all.
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you havent got pulled over for that emblem? lol.
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Re: Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

All you need now is one of those fake dogs with a rhinestone collar that matches your purse and your taillights. Sorry friend, those look terrible.
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I think they look like ****
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holy transformers batman!
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Re: Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

those leds are not very reliable. ive seen several cars with em and a big chunk of leds were burnt out.
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Re: Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

gb you know those tails for the coupe, they have the red top, red bottom, with clear stripe through the middle? the ones everyone has a soft spot for?
i know you know the ones. they look almost like 04-05 coupe lights but the clear stripe.

anyway the top of those ones is leds, do you remember by chance how reliable those leds are? what type? or what feedback for those ones has been over the years?
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those are the good leds, square shaped superflux style and very bright. the best you can hope for in aftermarket tails. they also have the ones that look exactly like 04-05 oem tails except with leds in the top too.
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yeah those ones are sharp, i like those. i still wonder about the quality though because none of them are oem.
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not too crazy about them....to each his own.
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gb you know those tails for the coupe, they have the red top, red bottom, with clear stripe through the middle? the ones everyone has a soft spot for?
i know you know the ones. they look almost like 04-05 coupe lights but the clear stripe.

anyway the top of those ones is leds, do you remember by chance how reliable those leds are? what type? or what feedback for those ones has been over the years?
i have had them on my em2 for 2 years or so now and not one LED has burned out. they are bright and good quality.
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what is the brand name for your tails sniperscout ???
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i think either depo or eagle eyes use the square style leds.
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Re: Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

hey were any of you guys on here bidding on a set of tails over the past 2 days on ebay? i want to know who made me spend so much money, hahaha.
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Holy S#$t, that's almost as ugly as those tails!
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sick emblem. decepticons ftw
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Re: Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

To the OP: I used to have those tails. They worked great for about two years, then I lost a chunk of LEDs, like Gearbox mentioned.

I bought a set of the other type with the square superflux-type LEDs and I like them so far, the brand is Eagle Eyes.

I love how the hate continues though, half of the people on here can't just accept that some people have a different style than their own. Kudos for rocking your own style man, I hope your lights last longer than mine did!
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Re: Opposed to the advice i got earlier...my new tails

Yeah I went through the aftermarket tail phase... And then one day standing there with my vic parked next to anothers with smoked oe tails, I thought, WHAT THE [email protected]#K WAS I THINKING? And switched back.
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