Foggy Headlights

Discussion in 'Detailing Topic' started by 79BlueSC, Aug 4, 2009.

  1. BonzoHansen

    BonzoHansen Administrator Lifetime Gold Member

    I've used rubbing compound to great success
  2. dynobrat

    dynobrat Veteran Member

    May 28, 2009
    Ontario, Canada
    I'm with Gary, turf them and buy new ones. Even after all the time and money spent they will never look as good and improve the look of your vehicle like new ones.
  3. muscl car

    muscl car Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    this product from mothers works very well in cleaning up those plastic lens and headlight covers

  4. 79BlueSC

    79BlueSC Moderator Staff Member Lifetime Gold Member

    May 20, 2002
    Nyack, NY
    I actually bought a 3 or 4 stage Turtle Wax product that cleans up head lights and it worked AMAZING. I would recommend it to anyone that needs to fix their headlights
  5. Shadow-D

    Shadow-D Veteran Member

    Aug 12, 2009
    Schenectady, NY
    When I need to clean my headlights on my Grand Am I simply take them off and use "Jewelers Rouge" and a buffing pad attached to my bench grinder.
    The buffing pad is the orange pad used for polishing Aluminum wheels.
    I get the stuff at any of the local truck stops.

    You need to keep an eye on the heat as you could melt the lens but it works great and it only takes me 5 - 10 minutes per lens.
  6. BTTB71SS

    BTTB71SS Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    May 10, 2006
    Harris, MN
    I used this this past weekend on my Hyundai headlights and it worked great.
    Last edited: Sep 1, 2009
  7. Silverblue75

    Silverblue75 Veteran Member

    Jul 21, 2007
    Amarillo Texas
    can you wax them or anything to try to prevent future hazyness?

    ZHUGGER Veteran Member

    Apr 30, 2003
    Guyton,Ga. USA
    I've used Meguiar's Plast-X on my Oldsmobile lenses.[/QUOTE]

    This stuff DOES work on my girlfriends Accord.....
  9. 1971BB427

    1971BB427 Veteran Member

    Sep 16, 2009
    Portland, Or.
  10. 5spd540

    5spd540 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    Sep 19, 2009
    Guyton, GA
    After using this stuff your lights look brand new.

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