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    Can You? (Taillights)

    hey guys,

    heres one, can you respray or modify the frosted taillights? i have been looking for Smoked taillights for a 5dr and it isn't easy to find them, so is there any way of doing the above?

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    You can, you can buy a smoke spray and do them yourself.
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    nice one, is removing the taillights as simple as unplug and plug?
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    theres two white screws just unscrew them and unplug and they should come out no problem.

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    As jimbob said, remove white wing nuts, DO NOT DROP THEM, and uplug and remove.

    Bit of a pain to pull out, bit of persuasion and they come out. Instructions are in manual as they have to come out to change bulbs.
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    Thanks Guys
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    emphasize do not drop them i dropped mine had to rip apart half my boot to find them again.

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