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View Poll Results: What to do with my corners?
Leave them how they are 4 13.79%
Tint them slightly darker 8 27.59%
Remove the tint & leave them clear 17 58.62%
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Old 02-04-2009
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Corners - yes or no?

Really not sure about my corner lights right now. There are no aftermarket ones available for Mazdas, so I just tinted mine. I could use new bulbs as well,as the amber is flaking off, and I'd like to replace them with another amber bulb.

Should I leave my corners tinted how they are, tint them darker or remove the tint and leave them factory clear?


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How about some pictures so we can see what you're talking about.
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x2 on the pics.
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fixed. I forgot lol.
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ANYTHING is better than how they look now. with the little bit of nightshading you did they look old and dingey. back to clear is my vote.
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Yeah I'm kinda getting tired of them. I need new bulbs though. I want some bright orange ones. I like my tail lights, but have really been undecided on the corners. And yeah, they do look dull.
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ANYTHING is better than how they look now. with the little bit of nightshading you did they look old and dingey. back to clear is my vote.
I agree, they just look like they haven't been cleaned in years.
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id tint them a lot more my buddy did them on his taco and they look good
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Take the tint off and polish both of them.
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Does anybody know of some bulbs that are more orange than amber? I'd like them to light up a bright orange, almost like GM daytime running lights.
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get LEDs
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No LEDs.
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Clear looks the best for your current set-up IMO.
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when i get my new silverstars i can give you my bulbs that came with the clear corners if you want...
IF they are the same size and If i ever get around to ordering them
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Alright, the tint is off and they are nice and clear again. They look MUCH better now.

I also have a surprise for my tail lights.

99offroadrngr, my corner bulbs are 3157NA. They are my parking lights and turn signals so they're dual filament.
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im still tempted to bake mine in the oven, open em up, and see if its possible to remove the amber reflector.
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You can,but it's a lot of work. If the reflector doesn't come out, you actually have to break it and grind out the rest with a dremel and sand it and yeah...PITA.

I learned that from the Contour club cuz the 95-97 Contours have a very similar corner light.
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The masses have spoken...


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End result...Much cleaner. Just need new bulbs and to get the flakes out of the lenses.
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