Black Headlights

Discussion in 'Chevy Truck Accessories' started by groceryman, Jun 16, 2009.

  1. groceryman

    groceryman New Member

    Was thinking about ordering some headlights off ebay with the black housing anybody using ebay lights or have any pics using black lights.
  2. jjwink

    jjwink New Member

    I'd like to know the same. Several guys in here have painted their tail-lights black but I am guessing you can't do this with headlights, too hot?
  3. bd1326

    bd1326 New Member

    a guy i work with smoked his headlight and tail lights, head lights are HID, he hasn't complained about them getting hot
  4. TylerR04

    TylerR04 New Member

    You can check out my headlights I got off of Ebay. The housing is black but the lenses are clear. Not sure if this is what you are looking for but I'm really happy with them. Just go to my pictures and you can see them.
  5. 04blackz71

    04blackz71 New Member

    i have jdm head lights off ebay and they work and look great
  6. dzmolek

    dzmolek New Member

    a freind of mine purchased the black housing with clear front headlights and they are crap. they look cool in the day time but are worthless at night and you can barley tell that they are on when riding in the truck at night...
  7. 5speedsilverado

    5speedsilverado New Member

    do you have a picture?
  8. J3.

    J3. New Member

    I recently bought some clear projector headlights off ebay; they're made by Sonar, I believe. Nice quality. They actually have REAL projectors in them, so with the HIDs I've got that nice cutoff line.

    If you just buy the clear lens headlights though the light pattern will be crap. Probably what dzmolek is talking about... the reflectors aren't made properly and the lenses aren't fluted so they just throw the light around everywhere.
  9. 2ToNe04

    2ToNe04 New Member

    if there those ebay cheapies, ewwwwwww.
  10. redneckarmyMP

    redneckarmyMP New Member

    i found some i liked on but theyre gonna cost me a good bit
  11. Blazerado

    Blazerado New Member

    I've actually got a set that work and look great, but have changed the way i'm going with the truck so i changed them. Have them downstairs in the box if you would like them let me know.
  12. redneckarmyMP

    redneckarmyMP New Member

    how much do you want for them?if he doesnt want them that is.i dont wanna jump in and try to take them before he gets a chance to see your post
  13. Custom04Chevy

    Custom04Chevy New Member

    I smoked my tail lights and the only reason I didn't do the head lights is I was told, by my sister's boyfriend, that I would more than likely get pulled over for it. He works for the police department of the city I live in so I didn't really want to be pulled over on a regular basis in the city that I live in. I still have some of the paint at the house, I can check the bottle and see if it has like a temperature rating on it or anything like that if you want.
  14. groceryman

    groceryman New Member

    How much and do you have any pics Thanks
  15. Blazerado

    Blazerado New Member

    I'll try to upload some pics tonight after work. Asking 100 plus shipping. They are DOT approved so they comply with state and federal laws
  16. larryleeUSN

    larryleeUSN New Member

    ok lets see. i have purchased just the covers off Ebay and i love them. you cant really see at night if you keep the stock bulbs in the headlight but if you upgrade to hid or something better like i did you can see just as fine as the stock lights. but what i did b4 i got the new headlights is take the covers off my top headlights at night while i drove. but thats just me. i believe you will be satisfied with the covers and if you dont like it on like to change the style of your truck alot like myself then they will work for you. i have a set of chrome and black everything for my truck.
  17. larryleeUSN

    larryleeUSN New Member

    oh and i forgot to add i do have pics. check them out. got pics of front and back. both are just covers.
  18. larryleeUSN

    larryleeUSN New Member

  19. groceryman

    groceryman New Member

    The covers look really good that might be the way to go thanks
  20. larryleeUSN

    larryleeUSN New Member

    no problem. if you get them. let me know if you like them. i think i paid like $50 or around there somewhere.

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