How To DIY Painted Edges on Taillights

Discussion in 'Ford Raptor How-To's and FAQs' started by MrGreen33, Jul 27, 2012.

  1. Nick@Apollo-Optics

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    Looks great! I'm going to have to find some down time to get this done. What was the best tool for cleaning all of the crud out from the crack? Just a razor blade?
     
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    I improvised for that one. A box cutter blade and small flat head were good for chipping the glue and getting most out. I bent a small nail to be able to really get into the back of the crack and get the rest out. A couple blasts of compressed air help too.
     
  3. Nick@Apollo-Optics

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    Awesome! Thanks for all your input!
     
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    This is one of the easiest and least expensive mods that makes a huge difference in the trucks appearance. No idea why FORD wouldn't just do this out of the factory. Quality is always in the details.
     
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    So has anyone done this on a white or a light color truck?? Seems all the ones I've seen are dark colors.
     
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    I've done it on silver. Makes a noticeable difference for the better.


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    Pic??
     
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    Best I have on my phone IMG_0692.jpg IMG_0693.jpg


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