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Has anyone fitted smoked side repeater lens things to their black Gt's

Anyone got ant pics of them fitted , mine are fooked, the bit that keeps 'em in has snapped


I have ordered some smoked ones just wondering if they'll look pants or not .
I don't have a GT (yet) but I have the same style smoked repeater lenses on my pale blue pre-facelift 147 and they look great, far better than the amber ones. Amber looks at its worst on a black car anyway.
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Got a MOT on the GT. The only advisories were the beading on the rear wheels.
Ie. They need a refurb! Which they're getting soon.
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Smokey indicator thingies arrived today


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Smokey indicator thingies arrived today


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They look good, almost stealth looking there lol.
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I think they'd look better with Blackline headlights. There's a fella on here that can convert your headlights to projectors and make them Blackline style for a very reasonable price.
Clear indicators might go with your current lights better.
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I think they'd look better with Blackline headlights. There's a fella on here that can convert your headlights to projectors and make them Blackline style for a very reasonable price.
Clear indicators might go with your current lights better.
Guy called mark Bradley, search for custom lightz on Facebook.
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TBH I'm still undecided on the smoked ones


My original clear ones were broke , the springy tab that holds them in had snapped so thought I'd try these smoked ones


I'll give them a week or 2 and see how I feel about them , may just order some original clear in the meantime so I have the option of changing back , can't afford Blackline lights atm .
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Guy called mark Bradley, search for custom lightz on Facebook.

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Mot passed. Only advisory was the nearside tyre getting low. Not bad for a 14 year old car.
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drove it for an hour on the 10 minute journey home from work

gone is the harsh ride, the excessive wheelspin, the poor pedal.. replaced by a sound that sounds like god cheering..

wow I love modified cf2's cats and wizard... this is how an engine should sound
"The sound of god cheering" love it and so true. Well beats my tuned JTD.."The sound of the devil farting"

So today gave my clover a bit of tlc.."no change there then" And tweaked the coilovers down a collar rotation, now the new 235/40/18's have been on for a little while. See how she settles tomorrow.

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Full clean inside my bella, and a quick shifty in hubby's unamed french motor. He has no taste so doesn't deserve a full clean. lol

My 5 year old daughter came out to help.. and my 10 year old offered to help clean the outside (she loves the jet washer). lol

I need to get my matts washed soon though - drivers is a bit muddy coloured as I have horses and winter does that.
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Fitted the new wheels
Very nice! and we're county neighbours.. where abouts you based? I'm just outside Burry Port.
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Thermostat fitted , nicely back up to 90 instead of 80

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Swapped the rear tyres left to right, right to left... Hopefully even out some of the castellation on the inner shoulder and relieve the annoying rumble at speed....

I was gonna replace the tyres but have almost 4-5mm left all over so wanna at least try resolve it this way first....

Exercise has reminded me that I really must seal the concrete garage floor, as I'm now covered in dust...

Also managed to fit two sheets of 4'x2' marine ply and a medium/large dog (german shorthaird pointer) in the back this morning, who says it's an impractical car

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Very nice! and we're county neighbours.. where abouts you based? I'm just outside Burry Port.
In the middle of Carmarthen town itself.. used to live further out but cant live without a few luxury's ( takeaways ) on my doorstep now..
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Swapped the rear tyres left to right, right to left... Hopefully even out some of the castellation on the inner shoulder and relieve the annoying rumble at speed....


Are you tyres not directional
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Are you tyres not directional
Nope, had a good check over on them for directional indication arrows, and checked out as much info as I could from Pirelli before I swapped..

The inside/outside of the tyre is specified, but doesn't matter which way they're turning.
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