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Old 01-05-2013, 10:27 PM   #1351
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Scuffed them with 1500 grit and 3 coats satin black krylon. I knew I didn't want to bother going back to chrome look.
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Old 01-05-2013, 10:33 PM   #1352
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Old 01-05-2013, 11:03 PM   #1353
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What the hell happened to cornerspeed92?! Account suspended?
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Old 01-05-2013, 11:16 PM   #1354
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Old 01-05-2013, 11:17 PM   #1355
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Not sure. Didn't know anything was wrong.
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Old 01-05-2013, 11:24 PM   #1356
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Not sure. Didn't know anything was wrong.
He was such a computer/forum noob... I hope this isn't about his touting that dry wash stuff... hopefully it gets worked out.
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Old 01-05-2013, 11:29 PM   #1357
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Its almost like they are all starring at your 1LE like....WoooooWWW.......They DO exist!
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Old 01-05-2013, 11:32 PM   #1358
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Its almost like they are all starring at your 1LE like....WoooooWWW.......They DO exist!
Ha. That will be me when I see my first 1LE. Took me six months to see my first ZL1 on the roads and I saw 2 in one day. Haven't seen one since.
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Old 01-06-2013, 12:49 AM   #1359
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Old 01-06-2013, 12:49 AM   #1360
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Just installed my newly painted bezels before going out today
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Old 01-06-2013, 01:02 AM   #1361
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Old 01-06-2013, 07:31 AM   #1362
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Welcome back. Are you still having withdrawals?
lol, no because I've been driving the hell out of it. Don't know about you guys, but I've never had a car with a usb port, and I've loaded over 60 favorite CD's on a 8G flashdrive, without using one quarter space. Drive all day without hearing the same song. Cheap thrill huh? Anyway, it's just another aspect of the car I like.
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Old 01-06-2013, 08:51 AM   #1363
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Scuffed them with 1500 grit and 3 coats satin black krylon. I knew I didn't want to bother going back to chrome look.

Thats what I will be doing then. You did a great job, they look very good! Any advice for removal? I plan on trying it today.
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Old 01-06-2013, 08:52 AM   #1364
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OH....also did you prime first or just the krylon?
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Old 01-06-2013, 04:19 PM   #1365
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Now What?

Suggestions? See picture and video.

Major Flicker - when Auto is set to ON, but lights don't come on and I press the button for the fog lights this flicker happens. Flicker goes away w/emergency brake engaged. If Auto is OFF and I do this the flicker doesn't happen. Recall my left RS light has never worked yet.


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Old 01-06-2013, 04:21 PM   #1366
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The can I used was one of their Primer+Color ones. I don't really have tips for removal, I took them out when I dropped the bumper for my reverse LEDs. I tried to get them out before that, but the fit was so tight around the bottom of some of them I was worried I'd scratch the paint. So I waited til I was doing the lights instead. I know tram got them out, maybe he's got tips? Good luck!
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Old 01-06-2013, 04:25 PM   #1367
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I took mine out as well with the bumper on. It was a pain in the ass trying to push the bottoms out. I looked up a thread in the DIY section. Let me see if I can find it again and I will post it here.
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Old 01-06-2013, 04:26 PM   #1368
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Just tried to install my vinyl fender stripes...couple lessons learned for when I try again with new stripes.
1) do one stripe at a time. Too many curves in that area to keep both stripes on one sheet and be able to get them both straight and flat
2) a spray bottle of soapy water is your friend. I was prepared for this actually, but it bears repeating for anyone thinking about doing their own vinyls
3) my rotary cutter, while it does an awesome job, cant make for me not having the skills to make these stripes look like the really expensive oem stripes that end above the wheel well :(
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Old 01-06-2013, 04:26 PM   #1369
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Found it.

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Old 01-06-2013, 04:59 PM   #1370
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Ofer is going to refund my RS light setup. Very nice of him. He thinks maybe the circuitry in the 2013 might have changed. Bummed this wont work but appreciate his professionalism. Ofer is a solid guy.


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Uh oh... Ozzy is planning the same swap. I guess we will find out really soon if it did.


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Old 01-06-2013, 05:02 PM   #1372
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glad it's getting resolved in some way...are you gonna sit stock, or do a retrofit?

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not quite i bought a TRS projector retrofit kit and the AAC colorshift halos. CRT was doing refurb'd OEM RS lights
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Ofer is going to refund my RS light setup. Very nice of him. He thinks maybe the circuitry in the 2013 might have changed. Bummed this wont work but appreciate his professionalism. Ofer is a solid guy.


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I would have tried a new harness first... sometimes these mods are not so straight forward and sharing results makes it not all in vain. CRT you're a pioneer now!

Ofer is a solid vendor, he is always straight up.

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Old 01-06-2013, 06:30 PM   #1374
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glad it's getting resolved in some way...are you gonna sit stock, or do a retrofit?



not quite i bought a TRS projector retrofit kit and the AAC colorshift halos. CRT was doing refurb'd OEM RS lights
Well glad I was wrong. Ozzy, you getting in some miles today? I need to get out of the house. I might get the motor-scooter out to clear my head.
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Old 01-06-2013, 07:28 PM   #1375
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Just tried to install my vinyl fender stripes...couple lessons learned for when I try again with new stripes.
1) do one stripe at a time. Too many curves in that area to keep both stripes on one sheet and be able to get them both straight and flat
2) a spray bottle of soapy water is your friend. I was prepared for this actually, but it bears repeating for anyone thinking about doing their own vinyls
3) my rotary cutter, while it does an awesome job, cant make for me not having the skills to make these stripes look like the really expensive oem stripes that end above the wheel well :(


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