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blue dot in the tail light
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has anyone ever drilled holes in the tail light of the 71-73 and installed some blue dots ? if so how do they look?
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nailpounder;162989 Wrote:has anyone ever drilled holes in the tail light of the 71-73 and installed some blue dots ? if so how do they look?

For what purpose?

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#3
In michigan they are illegal. something about resembling police lights.

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mpbsr;163001 Wrote:
nailpounder;162989 Wrote:has anyone ever drilled holes in the tail light of the 71-73 and installed some blue dots ? if so how do they look?

For what purpose?

from a distance the tail lights have a purple glow or halo untell you get close. then they appear normal, just something that i have seen on some hot rods around town might be a cool affect just woundering if anyone tried it and how it looks
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#5
They are illegal in a some states. Although I am not a fan of them, they do look cool on some rides...not sure how you would make it look right on our cars with the tail light set up that we have.
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I have only seen them on hot rods.

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#7
That's a 50s-era thing. Would ptobably seem out of place to most on a Mustang.
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#8
Florida allows "blue dots" on cars over 25 years old and on "custom built vehicles" and "street rods". Motorcycles aren't specifically included or excluded.

I kinda agree with Kit on this one though. IMO, the design of our tail lights doesn't lend itself well to adding blue dots.
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#9
that is how im feeling about it, kinda on the fence ,at $100.00 a lens it could be costly to try it and not like it. it was just a thought
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#10
I tho I've seen them as stickons for those who don't want to drill their lenses.

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