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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old 01-15-2008, 12:45 AM Thread Starter
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painted headlights

does anyone have pictures of a red qc or rl with the headlights painted red i am thinking about painting mine red just want to know if someone has don it and if so what it looks like

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I think I might've seen that at some point and it looked pretty good.

I know I saw silver one painted silver yesterday...

I may do same to mine if price is right and it looks good



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Wayne if u look at the how-to the car they did the how to was red if u would want some help doing it PM me i have done this a few times just let me know

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just checked out the how to and there is a red ql with the haedlights painted red looks amazing just need to go spend the six bucks and get the paint and find the time to do it when my parents aren't home because they would kill me if i put my headlights in the oven or go to someones house and do it

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Ok I must be an idiot ... I just searched entire how to thread and didn't find it....



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in the thread custom headlights look through all the pages it is on there and it looks good

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this is what my headlights are going to look like after this weekend

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Mask off the top and bottom portion of the headlight reflector...the flat parts, and paint them red....Here are mine in Black..





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they would kill me if i put my headlights in the oven or go to someones house and do it
spend $20 and buy a heat gun and take them apart in your room.

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