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    i think that the dark surrounded sri headlights look superrb, however being the mizer i am id like to know if anyone knows if standard lights can be dismantled and painted to resemble sri versions.

    am i right to say that the dark surrounding colour is the only difference here?

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    Why don't you go for the Carbon Effect Headlight covers instead of risking damage to the sealed unit headlights. I'm sure someone will be along shortly with pictures.

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    easier way is to fit some vx carbon headlight protectors they are dark in the right places.
    click link in my signature and your see some pics

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    Great minds Paul.

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    well what can i say

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    I did this on my Astra G. Warmed them up in the oven(do'nt tell the wife) for 5-10 mins, the lens comes away easily and the chrome/black insert just falls out. I'm not willing to try this on my Vectra until someone else has

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    thanks for the quick responce, i really dont fancy putting them in the oven, so where can i get some covers from then? i cant imagine these being too expensive!

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    I've got a spare I might have a play with soon. Just need to find one more light (to make 4 spares!!!) then I'm away to the oven.

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    Quote Originally Posted by monkyspunky
    thanks for the quick responce, i really dont fancy putting them in the oven, so where can i get some covers from then? i cant imagine these being too expensive!
    There's loads on fleabay mate.

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