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Old 01-09-2015, 05:11 PM
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Chrome or black tail lights?

Im thinking about ordering either the chrome or black Altezza tail lights for my EBP lude but im not sure how it would look with the paint. Does anyone have pictures of an EBP lude with these lights?
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

Also wondering if you can buy custom lettering for the rear bumper?
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

Your gonna get some haters buddy but I'm on your side, I like the altezza styles and I had the black ones on my bb1, it was red and as an 18 year old I loved it eh, now some would argue that the prelude HAS aged really well and don't suit them but, a super clean one looks flash tbh. But I plan on getting darks maybe smoked on mine with some projectors, stock honda silver but polished as fuuuuu***** yo. I think blacks better because in only very rare cases does chrome look good, so that's my opinion lol
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

Stock or gtfo.
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

Haters can hate lol its my ride. Im leaning towards black because you are right, the chrome only looks good with certain colors but Ive never seen them paired with EBP so Im curios.
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

Keep your old tail lights...you may change your mind someday.
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

I agree bykfixer on that one, then if you sell the car that's another thing you can throw in with it
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

https://www.google.com/search?q=prel...0CCYQsAQ&dpr=1


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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

murdering an ebp with some rice lights.. awesome
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?


^^ can I have another choice Chuck?
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

Those don't show the black ones though which I reckon if you had a matching secondary colour would actually look good with the EBP. Chrome rarely looks good
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

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I did do a google search, however I feel stupid for not searching that exactly, since its netted what I was looking for. I think ill be going with the black if anything. The chrome looks sweet on red, silver and black. That's about it.
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no problem man. search results always vary pending the wording of your search parameters. I've been scouring the internet for info for many years.
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^^Googlefoo is strong with this one.
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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

I saw a pic on the prelude Facebook page of an EBP with black altezza tail lights

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Re: Chrome or black tail lights?

I think black will look good. Post some pics after the install.
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I think black will look good. Post some pics after the install.
Imagining too how it will turn out other than how other members here described it.
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Imagining too how it will turn out other than how other members here described it.
Well, everything else on the car that's not a light, or EBP, is black. So the black lights fit nicely with all the other added parts to the exterior.
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