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Post by ra64t » Wed Mar 04, 2009 7:40 pm

Whats the best way to remove overspray from headlights?
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Re: overspray

Post by AHTOXA » Wed Mar 04, 2009 8:05 pm

Anything that can remove pain will also likely damage the lens by dulling them. How much overspray is there?
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Re: overspray

Post by Bawked » Wed Mar 04, 2009 8:42 pm

wet sand starting with 800 and progressing to like 2000 grit.... then polish them and they will be awesomely clear.
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Re: overspray

Post by theholycow » Wed Mar 04, 2009 8:46 pm

AHTOXA wrote:Anything that can remove pain will also likely damage the lens by dulling them.
Like, aspirin?
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Re: overspray

Post by AHTOXA » Wed Mar 04, 2009 8:54 pm

Aspirin?
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Post by theholycow » Wed Mar 04, 2009 9:06 pm

Pain?
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Re: overspray

Post by watkins » Wed Mar 04, 2009 9:09 pm

Orange peel?
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Post by theholycow » Wed Mar 04, 2009 9:28 pm

I'm beginning to think that at least two people in this thread did not actually read what was posted.
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Re: overspray

Post by padauk_dust » Wed Mar 04, 2009 9:43 pm

:lol: :lol:

OP, bawked is right, if you wet sand with 1000 - 1500 grit first followed by 2000, followed by polishing compound or something of that sort, followed by a coat of wax they will be clear and shiny! Don't get too aggressive with the sanding though.
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Re: overspray

Post by AHTOXA » Wed Mar 04, 2009 10:13 pm

Ok, that took me a while to see that I spelled 'pain' rather than 'paint', thanks Mr. Smarta....err.. Bovine.


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Re: overspray

Post by watkins » Wed Mar 04, 2009 10:17 pm

theholycow wrote:I'm beginning to think that at least two people in this thread did not actually read what was posted.
I read it. I just didnt care to comment
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Post by theholycow » Wed Mar 04, 2009 10:33 pm

AHTOXA wrote:Ok, that took me a while to see that I spelled 'pain' rather than 'paint', thanks Mr. Smarta....err.. Bovine.


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Re: overspray

Post by wannabe » Thu Mar 05, 2009 3:02 pm

it should be known around here that tony doesn't always put all his letters down...
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Re: overspray

Post by VTECaddict » Thu Mar 05, 2009 9:16 pm

how much overspray?

if its like a mist of paint, then a claybar should take care of it. if its actually a layer of paint, then....good luck with that...
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