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Headlight clear plastic covers are very oxidized

Can headlight "covers" be replaced or is there a product that will help to make them clear again without having to replace the entire lamp assembly which is pretty spendy?

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Its endless.
when they left glass to look cute , reliability ended.!
we have to do the full sand , buff and coat here every 2 to 3 years.
way down south.
they suck, all plastic HL suck swap gas.
and lots of kits, from 5 bucks to 50.
which work now, or next week , who knows, its a moving target.

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This is a permanent job!

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    I thought I had to replace mine- couldn't see through them. I tried an online tip instead - whitening toothpaste. Rubbed it in with an old toothbrush and they are brand new.

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Most kits that you can buy will temporarily remove fog/haze but only last a few month-
If you decide you want to do it right and permanently restore your headlights check out this new recoating system by Promethod-
http://promethod.net/a/headlight-restoration/

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Hello,

The the headlight lens can be reconditioned. Using your favorite search engine, enter the search terms Headlight Lens Restoration or Headlight Lens Polish and you'll find various products and methods to accomplish this. If you have high speed internet you'll also find video demonstrations. If you have or can borrow a buffer this will make the job go quickly, alternatively you'll get some good exercise doing it by hand. Note- Deep scratches will remain but you cannot make significant improvement for a fracton of the cost of replacement headlight assemblies/lens'.

Posted on Nov 20, 2008

  • jesse777 Nov 20, 2008

    Correction___ Deep scratches will remain but you CAN make significant improvement for a fraction of the cost of replacement headlight assemblies/lens'

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