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2004 Corolla Foggy/ Yellowish Headlights

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by thestrangebrew, Sep 9, 2009.

  1. Sep 9, 2009 at 10:20 AM
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    My wife's Corolla has a foggy/yellowish tint to them that's driving her nuts. I have never seen this before so I was wondering what the deal is. I can post some pics of it tonight, but does anyone else have an issue like this for any of their vehicles headlights? Thanks.
     
  2. Sep 9, 2009 at 10:32 AM
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    it's from years of road grime and small rock chips. you need 1000 grit, and 2000 grit wet sandpaper and mcguires plastix. wet sand as long as you can with the 1000 wet (5 mins or so) then the same with the 2000 grit sandpaper, wet again. then was them with the plastix as if you were waxing a car.
     
  3. Sep 9, 2009 at 10:32 AM
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    the longer you sand the better they will look
    and it will make a HUGE difference
     
  4. Sep 9, 2009 at 10:38 AM
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    I see. So I should just sand the exterior portion and not remove the light and casing right? (If that makes sense).
     
  5. Sep 9, 2009 at 10:39 AM
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    you got it
     
  6. Sep 9, 2009 at 10:43 AM
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    Great thanks for the quick help!
     
  7. Sep 9, 2009 at 10:43 AM
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    no prob, good luck
     
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