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    Default Smoked headlights and tail lights

    Hey guys I'm new to the forum but just recently purchased a 2007 black z71 extended cab... Put a leveling kit on it already but really interested in getting blacked out head and tail lights. Anyone have idea on where I can get them? Want HID bulbs too... Heard a lot of people tinting them but don't want to reduce brightness of the lights. Appreciate any responses!

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    Sr. Apprentice GoDawgs1990's Avatar
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    Charleston, South Carolina, United States


    If you dont want to tint them go to ebay, they have great looking blacked out headlights/tail lights and you can buy them with the HID conversion kit. I blacked my tail lights out myself and I also blacked out my headlights but like you said they lost some of the brightness so I ordered HID black headlights and I haven't had one complaint.

    2006 silverado ext. cab
    procomp lift
    325/50 nitto trail grapplers
    22" avatar verde rims
    pioneer 6.5 touchscreen radio/ipod/dvd/nav
    2 12" kicker subs
    black halo HID 6000k headlights
    blacked out tail lights/3rd brake light
    magnaflow exhaust

    bought and currently being shipped to me: rivet mesh grille, black bowtie

    soon to come: true dualed, (maybe) vertical doors, CAI, 6000k fog lights

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    Welcome to the site and congrats on the new truck. Search the site for some answers to your questions. A few of us, me included, have used for HIDs and have been very happy with the results. There's a real good write-up by Rotaryenginepete on installing. For blacking out your lights, there are a few write-ups for using the spray can VHT Nightshade. It works real well, and you can make the lights as dark as you want. I'm considering covers for my headlights so I can remove them if I don't like the result.
    2009 GMC Sierra 5.3L running on E85
    Black and chrome
    Volant CAI
    Borla dual exhaust
    Chrome Billet grill
    Tonneau cover
    4300k High/Low Beam HIDs
    Westin Ultimate Bull Bar with PIAA 540s
    Blacked-out tail and third brake light

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    Hey godawgs thanks for the quick reply! Yeah others have told me to order off eBay as well... Going for the all black look so I'm a little particular in the way it turns out and also want good quality product. Any other ideas? Doing tires and rims soon as well as black front bowtie... (rest of truck is debadged)

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    Welcome to the club. In '07 GM made the NBS and classic body style. Which do you have?

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    Hey trailblazer... Its the NBS ... Need to get pictures uploaded but would rather finish working on it first.

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