WTF Dude at car wash just wet sanded/buffed both headlights for $15.00

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  1. GaryPuppet

    GaryPuppet Well-Known Member

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    Dude that the auto detailing place wanted $60 each to do the same job.
    I said get the fuck out of here.

    Now they look brand new. Juan has another satisfied customer.


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    No thread tag. -10k reps :fil:
     
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    he is so excited.
     
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    Nothing better than clean, clear headlights:grad:
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    Didn't see an appropriate tag for this thread, that's why I did not select one.
     
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    Getting a good deal rules.


    *gulp*
     
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    Nothing better than getting what you wanted without someone totally fucking ripping you off.

    Screw the detailing guy.

    I know he's got a business and employees and all, but $60.00 each?

    Come the fuck on!
     
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    Does juan do rust removal? I so want to get my 01 expedition restored. I love those first generation expeditions.
     
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    by the title, i assumed some dude was fondling boobage at the car wash. :nocheer:
     
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    They're gonna be fogged up again in a couple months. Worse than before.
    Sanding em take off all the UV protection.

    Been there, done that. Sorry man.
     
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    Yeah I went on Rock Auto and saw I can buy replacement headlamp kits for $40.00 each.

    The bitch is paying labor to have them installed.

    I saw a tutorial on youtube how to do it yourself, but knowing me, i'd fuck up
    the clips that partially hold it in place and then i'd be fucked.

    So a $15.00 temporary fix was worth it.
     
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    Nah. Juan takes the money for the wash, puts it in the machine, selects your wash and gives you
    your change. Then guides your vehicle into the wash.

    Meanwhile hes making $15.00 every 10 minutes doing headlights in the parking lot.
    Sweet deal if you ask me.
     
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    read that white tooth paste and a soft cloth does the same thing
     
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    That works great for flash light lenses, too.
     
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    Yeah, $15 is a great deal.
    I hear that you can clearcoat them to make it last longer, but I haven't tried it. The newer kits have stuff you schmear on but you'll have to keep re-appling it.

    My car is 4 years old and I'm starting to see a couple foggy spots. Fucking shit sucks!
     
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    knuckle_hedd loving life!

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    You could have done it yourself for free..
     
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    Where at? I'm in OC as well.
     
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    My truck is 10 yrs old but you wouldnt know it by looking at it. Low mileage as well.
     
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    WTF :grad:
     
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    Didnt get it done in OC unfortunately.