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Thread: 08-12 CTS Black Projector Headlights with SMD DRL....(Thoughts)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pdabs
    Buy aquarium silicone and run a strip around the lights.
    Aquarium silicone huh... I'll give it a try. Pet store?


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    Yes any pet store will carry it. That's what's used to seal my oem headlights after I pried them open. No moisture problems at all.

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    I'll buy some today. But they already have a shit ton of sealant on the lights. Do I just go over that?

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    This is gonna be a pain. I'm probably going to have to pry them open. Which I don't want to do. FML

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    Quote Originally Posted by ajazolino
    This is gonna be a pain. I'm probably going to have to pry them open. Which I don't want to do. FML
    Yeah the only thing that might work it baking them and hoping the glue isn't is strong as the GM stuff

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    I only got a lil bit of condensation on passenger side headlight....its not bad but irratating. No othr issues thus far

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pluto3
    I only got a lil bit of condensation on passenger side headlight....its not bad but irratating. No othr issues thus far
    What about the light beam, is yours really low? I need to adjust mine up, but feeling lazy to pull the bumper again

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    I ran a seal around the lights. Adjusted the beams up higher. Hopefully this helps.

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    Quote Originally Posted by json3144 View Post

    What about the light beam, is yours really low? I need to adjust mine up, but feeling lazy to pull the bumper again
    I move around a lot in the dark and in comparison to the stock lights they do not seem much lower to me. Changing the H1 bulbs made my output better.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ajazolino View Post
    I ran a seal around the lights. Adjusted the beams up higher. Hopefully this helps.
    What did you do to adjust your lights?

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    There is a white dial in the back of he light. By the high beam that adjusts them

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    Quote Originally Posted by ajazolino View Post
    There is a white dial in the back of he light. By the high beam that adjusts them
    Ok thanx....never paid attention to it.

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    Looks like the aquarium sealant worked. It rained and no leakage!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ajazolino View Post
    Looks like the aquarium sealant worked. It rained and no leakage!
    Awesome! There may be hope for these after all. Let us know if you figure out the pin switch for LED DRLs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ajazolino
    Looks like the aquarium sealant worked. It rained and no leakage!
    You still free of condensation?

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    Yep. Completely free of condensation. Even thru heavy heavy rain. But the aquarium sealant is discolored. When they send me the new headlights I'm gonna try and find black sealant.

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