how to restore front turn signals.

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gjc5500
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how to restore front turn signals.

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after being tired of looking at my hazy signals i decided to restore them. now they are not perfect, but they look better.

i wetsanded them with 600p paper, then i cleared them inside and out using walmart brand clearcoat.

before close-up
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after close-up
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before & after
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i ended up taking them further to get rid of the pitting. i used 320p, then 600p, 800p, then 1500p and re cleared them. it made them look brand new (except for the crack)

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not bad at all. they do sell new corner lights on ebay which fit well but eventually they all turn hazy. good info though!!!

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nice way to keep your OEM stanley lenses!!! +1
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Re: how to restore front turn signals.

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it took me about a hour( including looking for my box of paints)
im gonna try fixing the crack next using some resins that i have laying around, ill let u guys know how it comes out

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