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different prelude taillights

besides the stock taillights, altezzas chrome, altezzas cf, and the stock looking 50/50 tails, what other taillights have you guys seen or know about for the 5th gen prelude??
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Re: different prelude taillights

It took me a minute but i found it. Can you spot the tail lights in the picture?
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Re: different prelude taillights

yes i can thats a nice pic of taillights lol
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It took me a minute but i found it. Can you spot the tail lights in the picture?
What taillights?
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Re: different prelude taillights

there ain't no taillights there
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Re: different prelude taillights

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It took me a minute but i found it. Can you spot the tail lights in the picture?
one of the nicest rear ends ive seen in a while hands down!!!
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Re: different prelude taillights

I think i threw the whole thread off topic lol sorry. As far as other tail lights for the 5th gen i havent saw any beside the basic alteza's, which i dont like either. I guess you could do like the photo and try an LED retro fit. I think most people will say they like the stock tails. But damn the photo i posted has a nice ass tail!
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Re: different prelude taillights

lol deff off topic lmfao but yeah led conversion might sound nice too, i know people go with the stock im more of a stock over anything ellse too but led's might work too
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Re: different prelude taillights

LED conversion is what I'd do. Unfortunatly however there aren't any off the shelf lights available (unless you happen to find a set that someone is selling). Alternatively you could buy a set of altezzas (any type really) break them up, and fit the lighting units into your stock housings. This works well because the lights will look stock when off, and different when on. And because the lens has a Honda part number, local traffic inspection branches will have a hard time telling you the lights don't meet local requiremnets.
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Re: different prelude taillights

i have cf altezzas sitting in my room been trying to sell for like 25 cents and still no one wants them how u think i can do a led retro fit into it??
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i have cf altezzas sitting in my room been trying to sell for like 25 cents and still no one wants them how u think i can do a led retro fit into it??
you could.. probably would end up looking like a s2k haha. i finally finished my LED's let me post some pics.

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That looks nice man.
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i have cf altezzas sitting in my room been trying to sell for like 25 cents and still no one wants them how u think i can do a led retro fit into it??
how much you want for em? i'll take em off you =]
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Re: different prelude taillights

Looks nice but IMO the LED panel shoulda been longer n wider to kinda fill up the section space!!!

Also I saw a Lude awhile back that cleared out the lower half of the tails and slapped on yellow Lamin-X film. Not the greatest when signaling n prob rev (which I didnt see) but that it did look nice as an overall look!!!
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Looks nice but IMO the LED panel shoulda been longer n wider to kinda fill up the section space!!!

Also I saw a Lude awhile back that cleared out the lower half of the tails and slapped on yellow Lamin-X film. Not the greatest when signaling n prob rev (which I didnt see) but that it did look nice as an overall look!!!
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damn thats nice!! i just realized too that middle part of the taillights close to the trunk on both taillights never lit up on mine ???


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damn thats nice!! i just realized too that middle part of the taillights close to the trunk on both taillights never lit up on mine ???


wtf??
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i have cf altezzas sitting in my room been trying to sell for like 25 cents and still no one wants them how u think i can do a led retro fit into it??
Start with something like this


($100 from Ebay)

Break this assembly apart, and fit the lighting units into your oem tails is what I was getting at. The range of what's available appears to be limitless, so whatever look you wish you can probably obtain. Doing it this way is def a short cut (a full LED retro is the ideal as far as I'm concerned) but for those with little experience with electronics, soldering, etc then this would be an easy(er) project.
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