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My right foglight broke... so i can either get a new one or do this:
what do you dudes think...?
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If you dig it, go for it....

I personally love my driving lights, they seem to work well during the early evening and early morning hours, but if you don't use 'em or care for 'em, the mesh idea would be a cheap solution.

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Can you give us a picture from the whole front?

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I'd go for the lights as well. Someone else on this forum wanted to do the same thing recently. I'd have to see the entire car to be sure. Also, nice topic title.

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well i think im gonna get the fog light... and while im at it maybe i should get new headlights: mine are looking kinda old

got any links to some affordable headlights (angel eye)?

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Sounds like a broken record but...

don't go cheap, if you have no $$$, stick with what you got.

You could buy Euro Ellipsoids and upgrade them with the angel eyes later...

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foglight = good. not mesh. (mesh looks good in the middle though)

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foglight = good. not mesh. (mesh looks good in the middle though)
i think that the mesh doesnt look that bad? i mean sure foglight would be better but if your hard for cash go for it, as for angel eyes, cheap isnt always bad, but make sure you are ready for it to be a POS cuz that might be what you get

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Hey I just wanted to see if you were gonna put a pic up of your whole front end, I think I'm diging the mesh in the grill.

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Mesh grills look good, but I really like the functionality of the foglight. They really do improve lighting a good deal. But of course do what you like best and what you can afford. Put mesh in until you decide to get a new foglight.

As for new Headlights, I wouldn't recommend going cheap. Its your lighting...its the reason you can see at night. Go with something that is tried and true and tested...

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well I'm gonna buy the foglights on ebay... i looked on how to install them on my car and it seems like a tough job (i hope not)...

im thinkin of just getting new euro lenses and hid bulbs...


and btw i cant show you the whole front pic because i did that in photoshop...

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damn, so you did do it in Photoshop...impressive job. I had to go back and look at it again to see that. Goodluck with your new lenses.

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Props on the photoshop job

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