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Old 11-29-2005, 11:07 PM   #1
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Hey guys im new here, but i have a question about 1998 Prelude gauge needles. Are they tinted red or is there paint on them to make them look red. If there is a paint could I take it off with paint thinner? Im new to hondas so could anyone help me out
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Old 11-29-2005, 11:31 PM   #2
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no as far as i know the plastic is made with red on it besides taking off the needles is a risk, they may never work rite if dont know exactly how to take them off

why do you want to change the color?
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why do you want to change the color?
you know why...
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be VERY careful if you are taking needles off, the mechanisms behind it are so delicate and fragile, easy to mess them up.
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make them white...like rice...
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Old 11-30-2005, 10:34 AM   #6
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make them white...like rice...
Can you explain how turning the needles white would be rice I'm guessing changing the A/C control a different color or gauges a different color would be rice as well uhh

http://honda-tech.com/zerothread?id=1231206
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Can you explain how turning the needles white would be rice
The needles will be the same color as rice. You know, rice is usually white--duh.

and the link you gave shows 4th gens...this guy asked about 5th gens...
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