To clean oxidized headlights with headlight cleaner, rub them with a scuffing pad, mask them with tape, buff the lights with a cloth buffing ball, wax them and rub them with a towel. This one-hour procedure requires safe... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

Clean yellowed headlights by washing, sanding, polishing and buffing the headlight's plastic covering. For seriously yellowed headlights, using a headlight restorer before the polishing step may be necessary to remove al... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

To clean oxidized aluminum, scrub it with grease-cutting detergent, and soak it in boiling water, lemon juice, cream of tartar and vinegar. This 45-minute procedure requires rubber gloves, oven mitts, water, grease-cutti... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Stain Removal
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