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Old 08-24-2011, 06:39 PM   #1
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Hey guys my headlights on my 01 have this foggy kind of look to them like a layer of something on them and i cant get rid of it. Anyone know how to?
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Old 08-24-2011, 07:52 PM   #2
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There's kits you can get at canadian tire and places that helps remove the haze.

You can wet sand, but unless you know what you are doing, you will make it worse.

I would get one of those kits and really spend the time on each step.
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Old 08-24-2011, 10:32 PM   #3
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I was going to buy a set of new headlights for my fox for this. But I thought I would try the 3M headlight kit from Canadian tire first, and it worked like magic. Just be sure to take your time and sand and polish until all haze and scratch/ swirl marks are gone. They will look like new.
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Old 08-25-2011, 12:18 PM   #4
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How much do these kits cost, I can buy new ones and new markers for $90
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Old 08-25-2011, 01:02 PM   #5
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Old 08-25-2011, 03:04 PM   #6
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I think I paid $25-30. Where can you buy new headlamps and markers for $90 for a 2001? I think even the cheapo ones are like $130 + Shipping.
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Old 08-25-2011, 06:48 PM   #8
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best way to get the moisture out of 03 headlights? remove, blow dryer then what??
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best way to get the moisture out of 03 headlights? remove, blow dryer then what??
Find and seal the leak. Some moisture may be normal if it goes away with the headlamps on for a few minutes.
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Old 08-25-2011, 11:18 PM   #10
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the 3m headlight kit worked! headlights look 10x better now..thanks
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Old 08-26-2011, 03:21 PM   #11
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Old 08-30-2011, 11:13 AM   #12
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i just bought new lights for my 98 but was told i had to seal them before i install them so i picked up a tube of silicone but the guy said to use adhesive instead of silicone. so my question is what type of adhesive should i use as i tried silicone and i get a moisture build-up in the light and 90 bux for replacement bulbs is getting costly (HELLA brand)

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Old 08-30-2011, 07:52 PM   #13
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I used a product called "Goop?" in the automotive section of Crappy Tire. It works very well, great adhesion and dries firm but not rock hard. I used it to seal my headlights, they were leaking at the seam between the lens and reflector.
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Old 01-16-2012, 10:13 AM   #14
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Water sand and polish
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Here's what meguires kit did for my lights today... They all looked like the the one on the right

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