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Foggy/Scratched/Milky headlights

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by Rucas, Apr 18, 2010.

  1. Apr 18, 2010 at 3:43 PM
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    Rucas

    Rucas [OP] 1st gen > 2nd gen

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    Alright, so I did the BHLM on the headlights a while ago and now they started to fog up. So im going to open them back up and reseal.

    First: Ive got some scratches on the outside of the lense, that i cant get out with turtle was rubbing compound, or meguires plasticx. What else to try... there not too deep but visible and slightly feelable.

    Also: The inner side of the headlight lense has become a little milky. when i open the light up, how should I clean it up.
     
  2. Apr 18, 2010 at 8:29 PM
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    Rucas [OP] 1st gen > 2nd gen

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    bump
     
  3. Apr 18, 2010 at 8:46 PM
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    Rucas [OP] 1st gen > 2nd gen

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  4. Apr 18, 2010 at 9:25 PM
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    Use rubbing alcohol and dry it all up completely on the inside. And the deep scratches will be there... forever.
     
  5. Apr 19, 2010 at 11:24 AM
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    Rucas [OP] 1st gen > 2nd gen

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    this is probablly a good pic.

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    You can see some of the scratches too.
     
  6. Apr 19, 2010 at 11:54 AM
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    BG makes a great headlight restore kit, I use them all of the time here with GREAT success.
     
  7. Apr 19, 2010 at 12:49 PM
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    3M makes a head light restore kit as well.
     
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