How Do You Clean Foggy Headlights?

How Do You Clean Foggy Headlights?

To clean foggy headlights, wash them with soapy water, scrub them with a baking soda paste, wash off the paste, and rinse the headlights. Repeat the process as needed to better the results, and let the headlights dry. Take caution to avoid scratching the paint around the headlights.

  1. Prepare cleaning solutions

    Pour a gallon of water in a bucket, add dish soap, and stir to form a solution. Prepare a paste of 5 tablespoons of baking soda and warm water in a bowl.

  2. Wash the headlights

    Wet the headlights with soapy water, and let them soak for a few minutes. Use a sponge to wash the headlights with soapy water in small circular motions to remove debris and bugs, and then rinse off the soap with clean water.

  3. Apply cleanser

    Use a sponge to apply the baking soda paste to the headlights, and polish the headlights with a clean cloth in small circular motions. Repeat the process until the headlights are sufficiently clean.

  4. Rinse the headlights

    Use a sponge to wash off the paste with soapy water, and rinse them with clean water. Let the headlights dry, and repeat the process as needed until you are satisfied with the results.