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Old 10-14-2013, 11:07 AM
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Headlights getting cloudy.

Could anyone recommend a way to clean the headlights of a WK. Mine are getting like a white cloudy look at the top of the light, it won't wash off. I know they sell those headlight cleaning kits with the sandpaper and stuff, but I'd rather avoid sandpaper, is there any other ways to make them look new again?
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Re: Headlights getting cloudy.

Just buy a plastic polish at any store that sells auto wax.
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Re: Headlights getting cloudy.

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Just buy a plastic polish at any store that sells auto wax.

Thanks I'll check it out.
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It is wet sanding that you may need to do. I have done it (not on my commander because I use plastic wax on it as a preventative thing) on my other car and it works really well.
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Re: Headlights getting cloudy.

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Could anyone recommend a way to clean the headlights of a WK. Mine are getting like a white cloudy look at the top of the light, it won't wash off. I know they sell those headlight cleaning kits with the sandpaper and stuff, but I'd rather avoid sandpaper, is there any other ways to make them look new again?
Buying new headlights works.

The wet sanding is no big deal, but there are kits that don't use it--however you do need a couple grades of grit, one to remove the crud CAREFULLY and one or two to polish it up afterwards.

Make sure you use a couple layers of masking tape around the area, or even better a plastic mask, as the power type kits can go thru masking tape rather quickly.
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Re: Headlights getting cloudy.

I would try a kit without sandpaper first then if that does not work go to sandpaper.
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