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    CONDENSATION IN HEADLIGHTS AGAIN

    Yet again i am getting condensation in the lights again, i binned my last set because of this, so got a second hand set from ebay and now after 3 weeks i am starting to see it again,

    Why ?

    and is there a fix for this ?

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    Mine started doing this, the seal on the black cap that covers the lights had gone solid, so I just took the cap off, meant to replace it but never have done and now have no condensation
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    cheers will remove them tomorrow and see if that helps

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    dont audi say this is normal for some condensation to get in the lights

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    I have no covers on mine they wasn't on when I got the car and never bothered to replace them and don't get no condensation

 

 

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