How To : Refresh cloudy/fogged headlights

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Re: How To : Refresh cloudy/fogged headlights

Post by bony_13 » Tue Jun 03, 2014 9:39 pm

Toothpaste will work to a degree. I have just done my headlights and it's taken years off the car.

Obviously its not a match for wet sanding, but was ideal for 15mins effort for now.

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Re: How To : Refresh cloudy/fogged headlights

Post by 85genius » Wed Jun 24, 2015 3:48 pm

Am I the only one that likes the fogged look? I have just put a deposit on a 2003 model and was planning on changing the headlights for some without the orange strip but then when I saw the car in person the fogged effect actually disguises the orange on the headlight. Maybe I will do this mod but mask off the bottom of the light where the orange reflector is and just polish up the top of the lense
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How To : Refresh cloudy/fogged headlights

Post by ThomasDE85Z4 » Sun Nov 04, 2018 9:08 pm

Hey Guys,

Relatively new to this forum!

I recently bought an E85 Z4 in May this year and I have been documenting my time with it on YouTube!
I made a video of the process I used to restore and defog my headlights.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHotkJ9uuew&t=1s

I hope some of you guys found this video useful!
T.dobie

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