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Black Tail Light Upgrade for 10-19 5th gen, Anyone on here get em

Discussion in '5th Gen 4Runners (2010+)' started by CrznErick, Jan 17, 2019.

  1. Feb 5, 2019 at 10:52 AM
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    So what is night on the Nightshade?
     
  2. Feb 5, 2019 at 11:23 AM
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    I have seen the Nightshade Edition and I am SURPRISED that toyota didnt at the very least black the tail lights out like they did on these DEPO Tail Lights
     
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  3. Feb 5, 2019 at 11:28 AM
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  4. Feb 5, 2019 at 1:08 PM
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    I was surprised as well. Looks odd. But that will change this week.
     
  5. Feb 6, 2019 at 4:09 PM
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    Post some pics when you do it, id love to check out the before and afters
     
  6. Feb 6, 2019 at 4:21 PM
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    I'm gonna try and tint mine in the summer. I dont mind the front head lights, so much, but the rears,.. ugh I'm a bit shocked someone hasn't made a replacement housing aftermarket wise. They are huge, hang out way way to much, and imho, just ugly as shit.
     
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    Sure will. They should be here tomorrow or Friday.
    Have so much coming in the next few days. I forget which tracking numbers are what.
     
  8. Feb 6, 2019 at 4:46 PM
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    That is what my post was, Im surprised that someone actually made the exact tail lights some of my 4runner friends been asking for. Imma just get em to mod my girls car but I wanna see other peoples feedback. I wouldn't want to tint em cuz i wanna stay away from attracting cops but the housing being blacked out makes it look just as good imo
     
  9. Feb 6, 2019 at 7:36 PM
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    Tinted or blacked out,... is different how?? Isnt apples and apples? Maybe I dont get what your saying!?
     
  10. Feb 7, 2019 at 9:42 AM
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    Nah its def not the same. someone can correct me if im wrong but tinting or getting something smoked, your mitigating the light output created by the lights. Which is why it is "illegal", and why I just dont feel like dealing with a fix it ticket. If you tint or wrap it yourself, you STILL have the inner chrome standing out like a sore thumb and may do a "Eh" job where as these are completely blacked out on the inside housing. Removing the chrome, giving it a factory look (clean look), and still having a Clear lens. That means I aint gonna be bothered about my lights and still have max output on the lights.

    Id think they are two totally dif style imo
     
  11. Feb 10, 2019 at 1:40 PM
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    Here you go. Just finished. It was a pain to remove.

    20190210_150932.jpg 20190210_150942.jpg 20190210_150953.jpg 20190210_154126.jpg 20190210_154134.jpg 20190210_154153.jpg
     
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    Didn't understand why the lights had the chrome on it. Then I just noticed that the lug nuts are chrome as well. So...... just ordered 24 SCS SPLINE LUGS black of course. So on there way.

    Now what do i do about the chrome Toyota symbol on the rims??
     
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    Ok. Wheels!!
     
  16. Feb 10, 2019 at 8:10 PM
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    Could you take another picture during the day from a little further back to give a bit more perspective? I'd really appreciate it!
     
  17. Feb 11, 2019 at 1:29 AM
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    Further back? From the side? Or from the back? And how much further back?
     
  18. Feb 11, 2019 at 12:33 PM
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    it's weird, but I didn't see these pictures last night when on my laptop. Someone else had posted other pictures with their black 4runner and it was dark. Your pictures are a lot better though. One like your last picture, standing 45 degrees from the read bumper would be great from the other side if possible. the current one kind of has a glare. Thank you!
     

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