Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 756
FastCelicaGT22
Senior Member
FastCelicaGT22

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 756
Columbus, Ohio
Sep 12, 10:30pm - #273608 
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

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Sultan
Speed Omen
Sultan

Speed Omen
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Philadelphia, PA
Sep 12, 10:36pm - #273609 
anything silicone-based

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 558
narcolepsy123456
Senior Member
narcolepsy123456

Senior Member
00 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 558
nc, usa
Sep 12, 10:48pm - #273610 
please use BLACK 100% silicone sealer/adhesive, it's only 4 bucks a tube, available at any lowes, and one will do both headlights.

Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 756
FastCelicaGT22
Senior Member
FastCelicaGT22

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 756
Columbus, Ohio
Sep 12, 11:22pm - #273611 
Thanks, I appreciate the input.


"If your not the lead Dog the View never Changes"
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Sultan
Speed Omen
Sultan

Speed Omen
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Philadelphia, PA
Sep 12, 11:29pm - #273612 
wave

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,143
booyaolian
Specialist
booyaolian
2000 Black Toyota Celica GT
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,143
Austin, TX
Sep 13, 11:29am - #273613 
Silicone seems to collect dust.

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

Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 914
robare99
Senior Member
robare99

Senior Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 914
Alberta, Canada
Sep 13, 8:38pm - #273614 
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.


1870228737-goop.JPG
Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
VVTi03
VVTi03
2003 Toyota Celica GT
Gainesville/Ft.Lauderdale, FL

Posts: 79
Joined: August 2003
Show All Member Profiles 
Shout Box
Recent Topics
02' Celica GT pictures - New member
by Daweed. 05/21/2017 3:34 PM
Engine Developed Slight Tapping Noise
by ciaranleeman. 05/17/2017 12:49 AM
Apexi N1 exhaust
by Felix0697. 05/15/2017 4:58 PM
Toyota celica GT 2004 - 6 gears?
by Arve2afm. 05/13/2017 5:33 AM
FS: Custom OEM Tsunami Badge
by 00BlkCeli. 05/08/2017 11:11 AM
Looking for parts sources
by Calparts. 05/05/2017 11:18 PM
2004 GTS my 6th gear going to neutral by itself
by CapistranCelica. 05/05/2017 3:16 AM
1994 Celica Veilside Body Kit
by TheFernMan. 05/02/2017 8:30 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170512)