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audi a3 1.8t quattro sport 180 2002

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by spencewatts, Dec 29, 2012.

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    hi guys. my audi a3 seems to have very dim headlights.i have replaced the bulbs twice and now have halfords 120% brighter ones in and its noy much better.the headlight lenses seem slightly cloudy, do i need to replace the headlights? the car has covered 105,000 miles.any ideas chaps,thanks
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    On Hondas we used to sand and polish the insides of the headlight lens to sort the cloudiness or yellowing. Not sure if you can crack the headlight from the lens on your car though. I have an A3 as well and mine aren't great but aren't too bad.
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    thanks, i will give that a go.
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    There is a guide in the FAQ's thread in the stickies...

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