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    Your opinion on yellow fog lights

    Opinion: Non-HID Yellow fog lights - Tasteful, legal and not a nuisance to other drivers or cheap, ricey looking and distracting to other drivers?
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    Why would it be a nuisance? It's either tinted lenses over the factory halogen bulbs, or legal 35w replacement bulbs like PIAA crystal Ions (which I have). While the arguement that the yellow helps you see better in fog has debatable scientific truth, it shouldn't have any impact on other drivers, assuming you're using OEM equipment.

    I like my crystal Ion bulbs in the Hella 500 foglights on my bugeye. They look very yellow when turned on, but I didn't have to tint the clear lenses in any way.
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    just for clarification are we talking about yellow tint for foglights, or actual yellow bulbs?

    either way, i'm mostly a fan on bugeyes/blobeyes that have huge foglights. on other models it just looks strange IMO

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    Yellow lights? Just plain ugly, IMO.

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    I like the look and plan to do it when i get my fog lights.
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    It's only about 15 dollars to see if you like it or not. If you don't, just peel the lenses off.

    I put yellow fog overlays on my SWP 13 Sedan, and I like them. As a police officer, I can say there is nothing illegal about them. At least not in Illinois, and we're practically a Nazi state.

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    I have yellow overlays on my fogs. Its not bad. I turn on the fogs only in inclement weather.
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    i like the look of the yellows, I just put them on my 09. I would LOVE huge bugeye fogs, but the 08-10 bumper its not possible. 11+ has the bumper insert, so something would be able to be manufactured

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    I love the way they look, especially on red cars. I just tinted mine yellow with a tint filmClick image for larger version. 

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