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Old 02-19-2006
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Lifted /w Neons

My friends and I were talking about neons on cars, and i was wondering how good/goofy neons would look on a lifted truck. Ive never seen one before so i was just curious. If anyone has pics that would be awesome.
 
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i had some on my truck with 33s...IMO it look iight but since your so high off the ground you need alot to make it look bright..around town theres a yota on 38s with like 4 sets of green that looks iight


but if you get neon..NO MORE MUD cuz you wont see em you break them...
 
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Originally Posted by HighRollerII
but if you get neon..NO MORE MUD cuz you wont see em you break them...

I have seen neons on a lifted truck. It looked ok. Evan is 300% correct on this^^^^
 
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I went offroading in my ranger and had my neons on the whole time. They survive if they are well placed. I seen a lifted mazda with blue neons, it look great.
 
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it works fine off roadin..but think bout it..mud is gunna be all over the place its just a pain to keep clean so they can shine..and better make sure they are tucked in there cuz if htey are sittin low..all it takes is one dip and bam you hear them shatter
 
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if you can see the neon itself, then the installer sucks big time....
 
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if you can see the neon itself, then the installer sucks big time....
couldnt say it better..if your gunna get neon HIDE IT..dont let it so you can see the bulbs..thats poo
 
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LED Underbody kit. I had one on my 93. Not for very long before I sold them, and it wasnt lifted, but it was neat. I had some 7 Color LED system. Better than Neons because of thier durability, and because you can often get more than 1-Color.
 
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My brothers got a silverado single cab on 35s with a 6 inch suspension lift and his look good underneath cuz it lights up all the fabtech stuff.
 
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pics?
 
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I guess it depends if you went with the tube lighting, or the spot lights (or pot lights).

The whole point is to makes the ground to glow, and not to see them. So if you could pull that off....I guess it would look o.k. But definatly need some pics here.
 
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Neons are overrated, dont put them on.....And the fact that the ground wouldnt light up that much

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Originally Posted by HighRollerII
couldnt say it better..if your gunna get neon HIDE IT..dont let it so you can see the bulbs..thats poo
I agree I like neons, or the LED light bars if you can't see them and you just see the glow. I've seen it on a lifted f-150 and it look good. But you prob wouldnt see it on the ground.
 
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i have neons on mine, and i have uet to raise it or lower it... i would honestly say to use the LED neons vs. the tubes.
I have the tubes and they arnt all that bright, but that can be from being tht they are 2 yrs old or due to the fact that I only have the 2 side ones on...I never had the front and the back ones nounted because I was told that id I hit a bump to hard that i would break them in half.
 
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does neone have any pics? and what wud be a good color thats legal?
 
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I have green under my ranger its not lifted so they light up the ground really well. I know you cant have red or blue on while driving, there might be others but im not sure
 
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I can tell you at least where I live that you don't want green,red, or blue. They are colors reserved for emergency vehicles. Yes i know you never see emergency vechicals with green lights but its in the law here. I got a ticket for having green neons in a green dodge dakota I had a few years back. They were writing tickets that night just for neon violations. When I went to pay the $65 ticket the clerk said 6 other people had paid for that violation that week. You see people with them here all the time but if the po po gets bored they can bust you for it.
 
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Originally Posted by northgaBII
I can tell you at least where I live that you don't want green,red, or blue. They are colors reserved for emergency vehicles. Yes i know you never see emergency vechicals with green lights but its in the law here. I got a ticket for having green neons in a green dodge dakota I had a few years back. They were writing tickets that night just for neon violations. When I went to pay the $65 ticket the clerk said 6 other people had paid for that violation that week. You see people with them here all the time but if the po po gets bored they can bust you for it.

Maybe thats just there or the police dont get bored here lol but i have never gottin stopped for mine i have them on all the time
 
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I have one thing to say about neon's...

Neon's = bad.

That is all.
 
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Originally Posted by Wertzy
I have one thing to say about neon's...

Neon's = bad.

That is all.
Neon's what?
 
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these trucks are pretty gay but the light does reach the ground and it could look good if you kept it more simple than these guys.
http://www.streetglow.com/cyber_gara...s_4x4s/11.jpg#
http://www.streetglow.com/cyber_gara...ks_4x4s/6.jpg#
http://www.streetglow.com/cyber_gara...s_4x4s/14.jpg#
 
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I was think bout putting blue neons under my truck cuz im going with a black and blue set up...I know blue is illegal but oh well...also, I agree..its soooo stupid to see the bulbs when ppl dont install them right...looks so dumb...We do need pics..ppl with the neons, post some pics please?
 
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Those trucks from streetglow look pretty fugly to me lol they over did it.. i was lookin more for one color.. i was thinkin a black/green setup would look pretty sick if anyone has any pics of one color post em
 
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