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      09-28-2009, 07:40 PM   #1
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Light Smoked Headlights & Taillights

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1 Year Update!! Had these for a year (WOW that went quick) Film still holding up well.
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      09-28-2009, 07:45 PM   #2
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I still think Blackline tail lights look better for E90...
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      09-29-2009, 11:04 AM   #3
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I like it, works well with the smoked.blackout look on the car.
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      09-29-2009, 11:14 AM   #4
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looking good brother!!!!
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      09-29-2009, 11:17 AM   #5
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Looks great!
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liking the front lights
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liking the front lights
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what did you use on the headlights
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Lookin' good.
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      09-29-2009, 08:18 PM   #9
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what did you use on the headlights
Thanks Guys

I used Light Smoked Vinyl Film. I do like the Blacklines as well But this was soo much more cost effective and less permanent.

HEADLIGHT E92 BMW
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...8160&viewitem=

TAILLIGHTS E90 BMW
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Those are the Auction i purchased from.. Thought what the heck 15 bucks to tint the lights Lets try it out. Great quality Film, awesome fitting. Easy intall if you know BASICS knowledge of Tint/Vinyl install. I didnt want it too smoked so I chose to order Light Smoke Tint. I offered the seller 10 a set and was accepted.

Just wanted to throw this out there for the members. I was thinking about doing it and couldnt find too much on here of Vinyl Tinting. So incase anyone is wondering.... here you go..
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im going to order it for the headlights!

I would like to see how dark the dark is, but it may be too dark!
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Why the subway sticker!!!???
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      09-30-2009, 03:20 AM   #13
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I own a few Subways.

I should have taken some pics with the delivery car topper and the huge magnets when it was on it for a opening I did.
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I own a few Subways.

I should have taken some pics with the delivery car topper and the huge magnets when it was on it for a opening I did.

I figured that was the case!
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for some reason the car looks old. don't really feel the smoked tail and headlights.
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did you have to remove the headlights or bumper for install?
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did you have to remove the headlights or bumper for install?
I HIGHLY doubt it!
I had my headlights wrapped in 3m clearbra. and the bumper was not removed for that either!
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did you have to remove the headlights or bumper for install?
Nope.. Didnt have to remove anything just popped the hood to make it easier to slide the tint in the cracks a little better. Very easy install with time.

I dont know what to do about installing it if you have the 3m Clear Bra on your lights or if you stick and slide around on top of that but you might have to peel off the clear and apply the smoke which would protect the light lens as well.
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Nope.. Didnt have to remove anything just popped the hood to make it easier to slide the tint in the cracks a little better. Very easy install with time.

I dont know what to do about installing it if you have the 3m Clear Bra on your lights or if you stick and slide around on top of that but you might have to peel off the clear and apply the smoke which would protect the light lens as well.
Hmmm....I may have to try this out. Only $15 loss if I don't like it.
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I bought the exact same of ebay! still waiting for the car to arrive, but once it comes theyr going on! not sure if i will put the rear on though? I will do the front! One thing.....does it restrict much light??
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I bought the exact same of ebay! still waiting for the car to arrive, but once it comes theyr going on! not sure if i will put the rear on though? I will do the front! One thing.....does it restrict much light??
Says light smoke allows for 87% of the light through.
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