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Old 07-20-2005, 06:00 PM   #31
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So you don't have to buy any different bulbs? You just take the orange pieces out? If not, then could someone please tell me what kind of bulbs to get, cause I will probably do this after work tonight. Oh, and how hard are the rear lights to do? Once I do the front, I will probably be motivated enough to try the rears! Thanks, Brad
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i bought silverstar 3157'* for the corners after clearing them. paid $22 after tax or something

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i bought silverstar 3157'* for the corners after clearing them. paid $22 after tax or something

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me too..

the bulbs have to light up orange.. thats all. Im partial to the look of the silverstars myself.
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When I pulled my lights, i also pulled the inner fender cover, cause I was scared of breaking the headlights...put some pliers over the ball, and pinched down the little "barbs" that kept them in. But yeah, its definitely worth the effort
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Is the black and the orange you remove from the headlights just tape or something else and how hard is it to remove?Thanks
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Is the black and the orange you remove from the headlights just tape or something else and how hard is it to remove?Thanks
I was wondering that too?
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Is the black and the orange you remove from the headlights just tape or something else and how hard is it to remove?Thanks
I was wondering that too?
the amber is a plastic lense, its clipped in and pops right out after loosening some clips
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I did it and it looks great.Really had alot of trouble with the glue they used.It was really tough pulling them apart.Maybe they wised up from when they had trouble with the Grand Prix headlights leaking and fogging up and falling off on the 97-03 models.I had to glue mine and my daughters and my wifes Grand Prixs.I was wondering though my GXP headlights look like black or smoked lenses and yours looks more clear or white.Are the headlights different on the GXP models than an SE ,SLE,or an SSEI??When I tore mine apart they did have a lot of black in them.Also you said your tailights now look like a GXP.Did yours have yellow in them also.I looked at mine and they had yellow bulbs and white lenses with no yellow.Thanks for all the help you gave me.
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I just cleared my Front Lights and I cant believe how great it looks, just makes me want to stare at the car.....
Next is the back


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there is a ball and socket joint in the outside corners, just give em a tug and they will pop out
Trick is to use a heat gun on the corners when pulling out the lens and it will pop right out, PLUS no one mentioned and I think it'* important..........put some cardboard or plastick under the lens before you pop it out to save it from scratching off some paint around the lens housing!!!
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