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Old 01-16-2011, 08:07 PM
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Good evening, just joining the forums. First question: I've been wanting to black out my headlights and taillights, but have no idea how to do it. Anyone have any good experiences doing theirs?
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Old 01-16-2011, 08:10 PM
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Welcome to the forum.

I have not done this mod but for the headlights, it means separating the lens from the cans, prepping and painting the insides. You can go with a tint film or tint the exterior of the lens with VHT Night Shades.

That is how the taillights are normally done, sand prep paint sand paint sand clear sand clear the lenses.

You'll find some handy threads in the exterior lighting section that will help you with the process.
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Ok, I will look in there. Thanks!
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Hello and welcome aboard the ForumZ. Great to have you. I have VHT'ed my lenses on a previous Ram but instead of painting the outsides of the lenses I chose to back them open and seperate the housings. From there I did a light sanding and 2 coats of VHT on the inside of the red lens for the rear but for the front I chose to vht the back of the housing, on the chrome portion of the headlight after masking off the amber lens. That way the light output wasn't hindered at all. If interested let me know. I have some pics I will gladly share with you.
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