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Headlight Seal Question #273608 Sep 12, 10:30pm Sep 12, 10:30pm
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Headlight Seal Question
I am going to take apart one of my headlights because it is leaking, and I need to know what kind of Glue/Adhesive/ect. would work best when putting the headlight back together?
Thanks

Re: Headlight Seal Question [Re: FastCelicaGT22] #273609 Sep 12, 10:36pm Sep 12, 10:36pm
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anything silicone-based

Re: Headlight Seal Question [Re: Sultan] #273610 Sep 12, 10:48pm Sep 12, 10:48pm
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please use BLACK 100% silicone sealer/adhesive, it's only 4 bucks a tube, available at any lowes, and one will do both headlights.

Re: Headlight Seal Question [Re: narcolepsy123456] #273611 Sep 12, 11:22pm Sep 12, 11:22pm
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Thanks, I appreciate the input.


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Re: Headlight Seal Question [Re: FastCelicaGT22] #273612 Sep 12, 11:29pm Sep 12, 11:29pm
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Re: Headlight Seal Question [Re: Sultan] #273613 Sep 13, 11:29am Sep 13, 11:29am
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Silicone seems to collect dust.

i use Automobile Goop( something like that)...available at Autozone.

Re: Headlight Seal Question [Re: booyaolian] #273614 Sep 13, 8:38pm Sep 13, 8:38pm
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I didn't use anything when I put them back together. Just the epoxy that was already there. I had a condensation problem with the drivers headlight so I used goop automotive. Here's what it looks like. The nice thing is, it doesn't collect dust like silicone. Try it withouth first and you might get lucky. My passenger side light has always been good. I used this stuff AFTER it was out of the oven. A few days later when the light was cool. I can't recomend it for inside the oven as I don't know what would happen.


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