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Old 04-17-2011, 11:35 AM   #1
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Black Bezels and Tail Lights

Just got my Camaro yesterday, and painted the bezels last night, and installed them today as well as the blackout light covers.

Thought Id share the process with you guys.
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Old 04-17-2011, 11:42 AM   #2
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Where'd you get those tail lights?
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Old 04-17-2011, 12:41 PM   #3
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How was the installation of the covers? About how long did it take?
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Old 04-17-2011, 12:52 PM   #4
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Much better! While you're in the painting mood, grab a can of bar-b-que 1000 degree high temp paint from your local hardware store and hit those galvanized suitcases up under that rear valance if you're not going to change out that exhaust anytime soon.
One of the guys here did it while working toward and aftermarket exhaust and it looks so much better! Just a thought.......... Lights look good!
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Old 04-17-2011, 01:28 PM   #5
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Where'd you get those tail lights?
Got the tail light covers Here:
http://rpidesigns.com/shop/item.aspx?itemid=1702

They are basically smoked plastic pieces cut to exact size, and very sticky tape on them. You just remove the back side of the tape and put them right on. And, they are glossy just like the paint, so it looks great.
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Old 04-17-2011, 01:29 PM   #6
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How was the installation of the covers? About how long did it take?
The covers didnt even take 3 min because the plastic was cut to the exact size and the tape was already on the back of the covers ready to go.
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Old 04-17-2011, 01:32 PM   #7
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Much better! While you're in the painting mood, grab a can of bar-b-que 1000 degree high temp paint from your local hardware store and hit those galvanized suitcases up under that rear valance if you're not going to change out that exhaust anytime soon.
One of the guys here did it while working toward and aftermarket exhaust and it looks so much better! Just a thought.......... Lights look good!
Great idea. I didnt think of that, but im going to go to the muffler shop tomorrow for some straight pipes, so no more ugly suitcases for me.
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Old 04-17-2011, 03:40 PM   #8
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how intensive is the light through the covers?
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Old 04-17-2011, 04:49 PM   #9
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Nice! I need to paint my bezels black too.
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Nice now do something about the gold bowtie
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Old 04-17-2011, 04:58 PM   #11
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Great idea. I didnt think of that, but im going to go to the muffler shop tomorrow for some straight pipes, so no more ugly suitcases for me.
I would suggest againt the straight pipes. It doesn't sound good at all on the LLT.
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Old 04-17-2011, 06:57 PM   #12
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how intensive is the light through the covers?
you cant hardly tell a difference in light intensity from the covers on or off. I couldnt believe how bright the lights were shining through with the covers on.
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Old 04-17-2011, 08:59 PM   #13
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Looks good. Might need to pick up those covers
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Old 04-17-2011, 09:09 PM   #14
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Looks great.
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Nice now do something about the gold bowtie
agreed. looks good!!
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