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Old 10-15-2012, 06:44   #1 (permalink)
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Smile Cortina MKIII Rectangle Light to Round Light Conversion ?

First of all Hey and I'm new to the whole ford world,

Anyhow I need to Change the Head Lamps on the Cortina from Rectangle to 4 Round Lights is this conversion possible and if yes how ? If not why ?

(I just bought the car mind the paint job and the stuff it isn't gonna look like this after some months time)



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Old 10-15-2012, 08:35   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Cortina MKIII Rectangle Light to Round Light Conversion ?

Start going round the scap / breakers yards looking for Mk111 gxl's and get the lights , back plates , grille and relay . If no luck , sure you can adapt Capri lights to suit .
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Re: Cortina MKIII Rectangle Light to Round Light Conversion ?

Thank you very much for the reply mate, and about the back plates I can get them custom done and relay can be done with out a issue and the Ligts too I can find some off Ebay with the exact size for cheap but the grill Do I really have to change the grill ?
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Re: Cortina MKIII Rectangle Light to Round Light Conversion ?

This is what you need for the round headlights .If you dont get the right back plates with the headlight adjusters on them , you wont get the lights aligned correctly . Will be shining all over the road and will fail an MOT test also .

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Old 10-19-2012, 07:42   #5 (permalink)
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Re: Cortina MKIII Rectangle Light to Round Light Conversion ?

Thanks for the info mate Found a Grill will post it here when I'm done. Thanks again.
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Glad to help , thanks for update .
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