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Headlight oxidation fix #99738 Feb 7, 7:29pm Feb 7, 7:29pm
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Headlight oxidation fix
Well my driver side headlight was getting water in there and fogging up like crazy. So me and the old man went at it today took everything apart, cleaned it, and resealed it with a ridiculous amount of silicone. We'll be putting everything back tommrow, I'll give you guys an update later on how effective it was. I know a lot of you 00 celis out there have fogged up lights. Let's hope this works. smile


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Re: Headlight oxidation fix [Re: Duy] #99739 Feb 7, 9:21pm Feb 7, 9:21pm
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did you open it up using the oven method?

Re: Headlight oxidation fix [Re: Double_Ohh_GTS] #99740 Feb 8, 3:38pm Feb 8, 3:38pm
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yea, it worked well with no damage to the headlight itself. it was a pain getting through all the epoxy tho, i had to bake it twice.


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Re: Headlight oxidation fix [Re: Duy] #99741 Feb 8, 6:26pm Feb 8, 6:26pm
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is there any other way to get rid of the moisture?

Re: Headlight oxidation fix [Re: Duy] #99742 Feb 8, 7:07pm Feb 8, 7:07pm
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Preventive maintenence. If you are 100% sure that you have no moisture in your lights, take em out and seal them up real nice to make sure that nothing gets in there.


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