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smoked tail lights

hey wasup guys i was thinkin about smokin out my oem tail lights..i have a black car and wonderin how it would look..if u guys have any pics or seen any please leave comments thanks!
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i have it done on my black car...the entire tail light is smoked. Ive seen it where it was all the tail light except the reverse light...thats just gay.
I have had tons of complements on mine...they are dark during the day, but you are still able to see the lights when you apply the brake even with direct sunlight on them. At night, its hard to tell that the tails are smoked unless you are right up on them cause they are still very bright.
I am able to smoke tails for people if they want...i am in Santa Cruz, Cali...my cost is $70...but you wont be sorry about it.
I use a clear coat mixed with a dye...you can choose the color dye if you want. I just need them for a day...if i get them in the morning, you can pick them up that night.
Let me know, and if not...good luck with it...it looks sweet on black cars.
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any pics?
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Originally posted by NoBottleJustThrottle
i have it done on my black car...the entire tail light is smoked. Ive seen it where it was all the tail light except the reverse light...thats just gay.
That's the funniest thing I've heard all day.
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yeah id love to see pics myself

and ...uhh... i dont live anywhere near cali
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i'll try and post pics tonight if i can...If you dont live anywhere near cali just send your tails to me...you'll be out of a car for a little while...i dont know what to do about that other than you going out and buying an extra set of tails that you can send away for a little while.
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sorry about the pics guys...my buddy with the camera was out tonight. I will be able to post pics soon though. I would really like to get day shots so you guys can see how dark they are, and the really nice glossy finish, and some night shots so you guys can see how much they light up. So, just hang in there for a little longer.
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boo =( ahah ok
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how would it look on a white coupe???
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smoked tails look killer on any color of car as long as you have other accents to go with it. My friend has a silver WRX with smoked tails, and side markers, tinted windows, and black rims...and it looks SICK!! It is such an awsome looking ride. Pics will be up soon guys...just a little while longer.
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Ok, i work directly after school till 9pm tomorrow and the next day...i will post pics on thursday. So check back here on that day...i want a night pic...so come back to this thread before you goto bed, and there should be a few pics up.
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can u get night and mornin shots =D
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what kinda paint would you use to smoke it out?
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we use a dye (color of your choice) and a clear coat...we dont really use a paint to color them. We found that with a paint, that it gets too dark, and that it isnt reflective, or glossy...thats why we use the clear coat.
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oo kewl...cant wwait
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Yes, pics, I wanna c 2!!!
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95% sure pics will be up tomorrow...so be here probably right before you goto bed cause i want to make sure that i have a night pic in there too...so come back tomorrow at night.
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bump...
I took the day time pics today...they look good.
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its night where are the pics lol! j/k post as soon as possible I wanna see.
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its not night time enough here yet...i am going to post them tonight...so if you dont catch them tonight...check back tomorrow.
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Ok...it's morning time here...so where r they??? LOL
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look for the "Smoked Tails-by NoBottleJustThrottle" thread...thats it
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I have smoked out tails on my 05 magnesium civic...it looks hot as hell but I can't seem to be able to post them...if you leave me ur e-mail then i can send them to you...or tell me how the hell i can add them to the message...as you can see by one of my posts in the other parts and products section, it didn't attach them for some reason...
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dude... im sure he's already seen smoked tails. this thread is over 2 years old!
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i'm one of the "gay" boys that smoked everything except the reverse light...
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