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INFAMOU$ 03-27-2010 09:34 PM

Focus on the 1992 ACS - New Corners and Street Shoot!
Well I finally got motivated today to make the change that myself and others have been commenting on for a while now... The clear corners. Since I hate the frosted looking clears I decided that I would make my own variation that would compliment the looks of the headlights

I broke out the dremel tool and separated the lenses from the housings, masked off the center sections and painted the inside of the reflective portion Satin Black. I then plastic welded the lenses back to the housings via soldering iron...

Here is the end result (hood is popped if you're wondering about fitment)

Had some clears in the garage that i just popped in to make a comparison...

Engine bay shot:

e30drifter 03-27-2010 09:53 PM

Not a fan of the new corners
Car is looking sweeet!

Bimmer Heaven 03-27-2010 10:31 PM

Clear OR smoked is the only way to go! *th-up*

hosty 03-27-2010 11:31 PM

geeze seen this on bfc also lol

INFAMOU$ 03-27-2010 11:39 PM


Originally Posted by hosty (Post 1404419)
geeze seen this on bfc also lol

Gotta represent on both forums :P

lvan 03-27-2010 11:41 PM

One of the best early E36 done up right for sure. Props to you.

aaron320i 03-28-2010 12:10 AM

I like those new corners. They really do compliment the headlights. Nice job chris.

T.Dot_E30 03-28-2010 02:33 AM

Just buy some smoked corners they are cheap and look a thousand times cleaner than this pos, sorry.

Steve30 03-28-2010 02:37 AM

cool, didn't know you did a wire tuck.

PinkieMoscow 03-29-2010 01:03 AM

Hey Infamous, I can't tell but is your wing flat or rounded at the back? It's ac correct?

jeremy 03-29-2010 12:24 PM

no likey.. the car looks pretty sweet otherwise.

328IScreamer 03-29-2010 12:44 PM

I agree with just buying smoked corners, even depo's are very cheep

INFAMOU$ 03-29-2010 01:15 PM

I may get some smoked ones and see how they look... For now tho, these will do, I think they are different and compliment the headlights better than the frosted texture that OEM styles have...

INFAMOU$ 03-30-2010 10:33 PM

Pic from today!

mkgino 03-31-2010 02:42 AM

Rims - good
Color - good
Mirrors - good
Skirts - good
Molding color - good
Stance - good
ACS - good
Licence plate - good
Interior - good
Rear Wing - good
Stickers - bad
Corners - really bad

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