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    Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Ordered a set of the Smoked/Clear tail lights and 3rd Brake light for the STS-V
    The Brake light arrived in 4 days.
    The Tail lights took 2 weeks, and one was broken when I opened the box, GM doesn't put much protection in the packaging.
    Returned for a replacement set...2 more weeks ... another broken pass side lens.
    Returned with fingers crossed, 3rd times a charm right.


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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    wow bro, that sucks

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    That's crazy. I do agree on the minimal packaging though. But I had no issues with them.

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Where are you ordering them from ?

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    I had the *same* exactly problem - the drivers side was perfect, and the right side was cracked at the top left and bottom right. Second time was the charm for me!

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Quote Originally Posted by CIWS View Post
    Where are you ordering them from ?
    A GM dealer , but not a sponsor of this forum.

    After 2 broken sets I got a refund, trying another source this time.

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Try Luke at Lindsay Cadillac parts.


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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Can someone post some pictures of what the tail lights look like on the car. Im thinking about getting them too.

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Quote Originally Posted by VineTime View Post
    Can someone post some pictures of what the tail lights look like on the car. Im thinking about getting them too.

    http://www.cadillacforums.com/forums...70-post45.html

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Quote Originally Posted by VineTime View Post
    Can someone post some pictures of what the tail lights look like on the car. Im thinking about getting them too.

    Here is the rear of mine; w/ 3rd brake light as well -- sorry for the glare; sun was coming in my garage..


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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Thanks, Anyone have pictures of them on a black car.

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Quote Originally Posted by VineTime View Post
    Thanks, Anyone have pictures of them on a black car.
    Check out the D3 website listed on the right side of the screen, they have a black car with the clear lights.

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Quote Originally Posted by VineTime View Post
    Thanks, Anyone have pictures of them on a black car.
    They were in the link provided in my previous post, but here's the actual pics.







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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    Seven weeks and three sets of broken lens later
    I finally got a set to arrive undamaged.
    Now I'm thinking save a little cash for Chromed wheels.

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    Re: Tail Lights broken during shipping...Twice

    I am searching for the passenger side clear GM tail light if anyone wants to sell it or a pair. I have an 06 black sts-v on the way!!!!


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