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Old 11-08-2011, 08:34 AM   #29
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Where did you get the paint from?

I'm trying to do this project. but I dont want to use the wrong color.

my camaro is black.
Well white is a lot easier to match, as is black. You can get gloss black and never really notice a difference.

The different reds, blues, silvers, or yellow would be harder.
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Old 11-08-2011, 08:50 AM   #30
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It's pretty cool. As I pass cars, they turn amber then red. LOL
Yea, mine from AAC are tinted, but doesn't really dim down that light effect. I could light up a dark alley with my LED halos and side markers alone. If someone really wanted to dim it down, one, why would you want that? Two, you'd need a very dark tint.

Very nice DIY by the way. They look just as good as the ones you'd buy somewhere else and I don't think anyone really has to be too electrically/mechanically talented to accomplish this.
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Old 11-08-2011, 08:56 AM   #31
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Old 11-08-2011, 09:11 AM   #32
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Old 11-08-2011, 09:27 AM   #33
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Where did you get the paint from?

I'm trying to do this project. but I dont want to use the wrong color.

my camaro is black.

I get my factory color paint from these guys. Just enter your paint code.


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I have bought 3 cans so far to date from them. All match well.
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Old 11-08-2011, 10:17 AM   #34
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BTW. anyone who is ordering use coupon code: 2008 for 15% off. I found this on google.
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Old 11-08-2011, 10:18 AM   #35
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I have bought 3 cans so far to date from them. All match well.
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Old 11-08-2011, 11:27 AM   #36
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Dammit.... another thing to ad to the winter mod list haha

Great job


Also, did the strips come with the 3M tape on them? or did you have to add that yourself?
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Old 11-08-2011, 12:04 PM   #37
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All you "winter mod" guys, just move to the south, you can drive year round! lol.
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Old 11-08-2011, 03:29 PM   #38
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Dammit.... another thing to ad to the winter mod list haha

Great job


Also, did the strips come with the 3M tape on them? or did you have to add that yourself?

The led strips did not. Autozone has 3M tape for 6 bucks a roll
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Old 11-08-2011, 03:31 PM   #39
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Old 11-08-2011, 09:54 PM   #40
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Old 11-08-2011, 11:30 PM   #41
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They came out really nice. They look sweet.

Thank you and everyone else for following my little DIY.
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Old 11-09-2011, 11:01 AM   #42
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Will I need resistors? I have a LT and plan to use dual filament for turn signals.
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