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Getting headlight glue off the lens.

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by kite, Feb 7, 2011.

  1. Feb 7, 2011 at 5:42 PM
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    kite

    kite [OP] Well-Known Member

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    While pulling apart my headlight for the BHLM I managed to get a bit of the glue on the lens. Any suggestions on removing it?
     
  2. Feb 8, 2011 at 10:20 AM
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    kite

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    Anyone? Im thinking about letting it get cold and wetsanding it off (along with my lenses which are due for a polish).
     
  3. Feb 8, 2011 at 10:22 AM
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    AK27

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    try goo gone
     
  4. Feb 8, 2011 at 10:28 AM
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    maser

    maser Hello, my name is Maser... and I'm an alcoholic

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    ^^^^this. same thing happened to me..worked great.
     
  5. Feb 8, 2011 at 10:29 AM
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    do NOT use 3M adhesive remover!!!!

    just let it cool and peel it off or rub it off with your finger.
     
  6. Feb 8, 2011 at 10:32 AM
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    hookedontronics

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    gasoline on a rag will take it off very easily
     
  7. Feb 8, 2011 at 10:33 AM
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    :laugh:
     
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