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Old 01 Jan 2010, 02:16 pm
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Default what is the best way to clean a headlight lens on a honda civic?

it is foggy and has a yellow color to it.
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Old 01 Jan 2010, 02:31 pm
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Easy and cheap solution is to use nail polish remover containing acetone, this removes a thin layer on the surface containing the oxidation. Afterward, use a polishing compound or scratch remover, then apply car wax and finish off by buffing the headlight. Doing all three removes the yellow oxidation, minimizes small surface scratches, and delays the oxidation haze in the future, all with items you likely already have.
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Old 01 Jan 2010, 02:46 pm
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Turns out the surface is actually hazed by UV and grit. Many auto parts stores carry a kit for resotring those - they are basically 600 or 800 grit sandpaper and a polishing solution. A couple examples are listed but I have no direct experience. The buzz is that plain old 600 grit emory paper works as well.































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Old 01 Jan 2010, 03:01 pm
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Just simply wax it regularly, it will be shiny and clean looking. Hope this helps!
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Old 01 Jan 2010, 04:01 pm
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remove headlight clean with soap and water
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