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Old 12-13-2005, 01:49 AM   #21
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Just be careful wet sanding and polishing on plastic. You can over-do it in some spots. Don't concentrate on the worst spots and less on the not-so-bad. Do it evenly all the way across.
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i plan on trying this myself, but i want to buy an extra light for a practice run in case i screw it up
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i plan on trying this myself, but i want to buy an extra light for a practice run in case i screw it up
extra parts are great...arnt they
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Toasty... the 00+ are plastic right?

I'm sure we could get part of an older one local to try...but they are glass.

Maybe you try on an old road rashed fog light? They always were pitted badly.
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Toasty... the 00+ are plastic right?

I'm sure we could get part of an older one local to try...but they are glass.

Maybe you try on an old road rashed fog light? They always were pitted badly.
yes the 00+ are plastic.
i thought my OEM fogs were glass......?????????? i have my OEM fogs in a box at my parents house in NH.. ill try to remember to pick them up this weekend
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Toasty... the 00+ are plastic right?

I'm sure we could get part of an older one local to try...but they are glass.

Maybe you try on an old road rashed fog light? They always were pitted badly.
yes the 00+ are plastic.
i thought my OEM fogs were glass......?????????? i have my OEM fogs in a box at my parents house in NH.. ill try to remember to pick them up this weekend
if yours are glass...everyone elses from 92-99 are plastic and I am sure there are a LOT of pitted OEM fogs floating around in boxes.
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Toasty... the 00+ are plastic right?

I'm sure we could get part of an older one local to try...but they are glass.

Maybe you try on an old road rashed fog light? They always were pitted badly.
yes the 00+ are plastic.
i thought my OEM fogs were glass......?????????? i have my OEM fogs in a box at my parents house in NH.. ill try to remember to pick them up this weekend
if yours are glass...everyone elses from 92-99 are plastic and I am sure there are a LOT of pitted OEM fogs floating around in boxes.
im not sure if they are glass or plastic, i never really cared to notice... i just assumed glass
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all 92-03 are plastic
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all 92-03 are plastic
i stand corrected.
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My 95 had original fogs and they were glass. my 97'* were plastic.
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