pics of the new euro light set-up.

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pics of the new euro light set-up.

Post by mysticfireXR » Thu Aug 13, 2009 11:54 pm

here they are.

before
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after
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The new tail set up
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The new brake light set up. Spray tinted the center panel and the 3rd brake light.
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Before cutting.
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Some minor cutting.
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Post by Rooster » Fri Aug 14, 2009 1:36 am

looks great :) what did you use to paint the center panel
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Post by mysticfireXR » Fri Aug 14, 2009 9:59 am

Its called VHT lens tint. "For off road use only". I did about 3 coats of it.
-88 Scorpio 5 spd
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-68 IH dump
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Post by mysticfireXR » Fri Aug 14, 2009 12:04 pm

some better pics.

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-88 Scorpio (5.0 swap in progress)
-68 IH dump
-71 IH pickup
-73 IH Scout II
-72,74 IH Travelall's
-73 IH Travelette
-91 IMPULSE RS
-04 BMW X3 6-spd.
-87 MONO XR

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Post by merkurdriver » Fri Aug 14, 2009 1:01 pm

What a difference, eh? Looks great!

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Post by Rooster » Fri Aug 14, 2009 1:22 pm

the Car needs tint now :)
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Post by $KRILLA » Sat Aug 15, 2009 2:01 am

Looking great after the tints that car is gonna be sick!

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Post by Rooster » Sat Aug 15, 2009 10:45 am

btw you have a plate light out :shock:
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Post by MerkurScorpio » Mon Aug 17, 2009 12:33 am

I have to say I'm really digging that black center reflector panel!
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Post by mysticfireXR » Mon Aug 17, 2009 10:58 am

Thanks for all the feedback.. I'm diggin the set up also. And the license plat light has been fixed!
-88 Scorpio 5 spd
-89 Scorpio 5 spd
-88 Scorpio (5.0 swap in progress)
-68 IH dump
-71 IH pickup
-73 IH Scout II
-72,74 IH Travelall's
-73 IH Travelette
-91 IMPULSE RS
-04 BMW X3 6-spd.
-87 MONO XR

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Post by Rooster » Tue Aug 18, 2009 1:37 am

yup note to self mask it off then spray... so i think that would be why it looks soo good
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Post by darkangel26 » Tue Aug 18, 2009 9:44 pm

Your car is looking great! I'm gonna have to admit its much cleaner than mine! Keep up the good work!
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Post by mysticfireXR » Tue Aug 18, 2009 9:45 pm

Ya i actually removed the panel and masked off only the area surrounding the license plate. I was about to spray the whole thing but I'm glad I didn't now that i see how it turned out.
-88 Scorpio 5 spd
-89 Scorpio 5 spd
-88 Scorpio (5.0 swap in progress)
-68 IH dump
-71 IH pickup
-73 IH Scout II
-72,74 IH Travelall's
-73 IH Travelette
-91 IMPULSE RS
-04 BMW X3 6-spd.
-87 MONO XR

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Post by mysticfireXR » Tue Aug 18, 2009 9:47 pm

darkangel26 wrote:Your car is looking great! I'm gonna have to admit its much cleaner than mine! Keep up the good work!
Thanks! good to hear from you.. didn't know what your name was on here. I'm glad you had those lights at Carlisle.
-88 Scorpio 5 spd
-89 Scorpio 5 spd
-88 Scorpio (5.0 swap in progress)
-68 IH dump
-71 IH pickup
-73 IH Scout II
-72,74 IH Travelall's
-73 IH Travelette
-91 IMPULSE RS
-04 BMW X3 6-spd.
-87 MONO XR

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