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Old 13-06-2021, 09:47 AM   #11
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I've got broken seal on the drivers/TW side lamp .
This resulted in some water ingress when I used the Jetwash up close on it.
So there are some slight condensation marks inside.
However, the TW side still looks more crystal clear than the Megs side.

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Old 13-06-2021, 01:33 PM   #12
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Thanks for the update. I know from experience how prone to hazing these headlights are and I must say, the Megs looks quite disappointing and no better in protection than many sealants.
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Old 13-06-2021, 07:54 PM   #13
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My CR-V were wet sanded and polished to great clarity last year, but they're all opaque again at the top and need frequent polishing to keep them looking nice.

On your 2 month so far, looks like the Turtle Wax is holding up well
(better than the Megs)

Might get some of the TW wipes
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Old 17-06-2021, 09:46 PM   #14
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Is the meguiars failing early do you think,or could it be a reflection of the abrasive pad not being refined before the use of the sealant? I’m wondering if you were to refine it more first as you would with paintwork before the sealant it might make a difference
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Old 17-06-2021, 10:52 PM   #15
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With the Meguiars kit you are not supposed to refine the finish before coating.
The abrasive pads are supposed to leave a rough surface as a key for the lacquer spray coating.
I'll update again in a couple months
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Old 18-06-2021, 03:12 PM   #16
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Hi, the TW does look best - clearer etc.
Will be interesting to see how it holds up.

FWIW, polishing and using GT CSL, does nothing to stop HLs from further yellowing / crazing in IME :-(
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Old 25-07-2021, 07:48 PM   #17
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Been just over 3 months.
Both coatings are dead.
The Meguiars more dead than the TW but like I said neither will last 3 months.
I repolished the driver's side and left the Meguiars side to show just how useless they are.
https://youtu.be/fD5rU3MPlqw
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Old 25-07-2021, 07:49 PM   #18
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I'm going to use a clear vinyl wrap after polishing this time.
Had a practice today but not happy enough so ripped it off and ordered some more

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Not a good result, I’m use to manufacturers stretching their claims regarding results but that’s really poor.

Thanks for posting, really informative thread.
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Old 27-07-2021, 07:00 AM   #20
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I’m in the same boat. Once a year I’m polishing the headlights on my Civic and giving it two coats of C4 and it lasts until next year. Haven’t found anything that works better yet.

Was thinking about the other options:
1. OPTIMUM OPTI-LENS - not in stock gir some time.
2. Quality ppf with non yellowing glue. 3M or suntek
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