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Unread 10-27-2007, 12:05 AM   #1
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Plastic Windows

whats up guys,

All my windows are foggy,scrached ect. I bought a new top almost excatly a year ago. I want them to be clear again. Any product out there work thats safe on the plastic?

thanks in advance for advice

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Unread 10-27-2007, 08:28 AM   #2
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Flitz is a good product. It works for awhile and then the fog and scratches come back. www.flitz.com
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Unread 10-27-2007, 08:35 AM   #3
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i heard that using pine-sol works. ive never tried it but a guy i work with said he used to use it on his windows and on anything else plastic.
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Unread 10-27-2007, 08:38 AM   #4
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Go to a marine store and get a cleaner/polish. Check Bass Pro Shops online if you do not have a marine store near you. My 2002 windows are still 90% like new condition.....
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Unread 10-27-2007, 09:14 AM   #5
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i heard that using pine-sol works. ive never tried it but a guy i work with said he used to use it on his windows and on anything else plastic.

pine-sol.. i might have to try that in a small area...
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Unread 10-27-2007, 11:23 AM   #6
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What I did.......I removed the windows and cleaned them with a soft towel and a mild mix of dishwashing liquid and warm water. after I dried them, I layed them flat on piece of carpet and applied Mother's FX polymer car polish to them with a soft sock. I was able to get them crystal clear again, with all but the deepest scratches removed. I did both sides, and the sock I used turned black, even after washing the windows first. The polish was $6 at Wal-Mart. Of course, I ended up polishing the entire Jeep, just in time for the winter crud. My son even asked me if the windows were new!
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Unread 10-27-2007, 12:00 PM   #7
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This stuff seems to work pretty well. Haven't used on YJ but kept my TJ windows from getting screwed up.

http://www.4wheelerssupply.com/catal...ducts_id/71466
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Unread 10-28-2007, 01:10 AM   #8
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awsome i still have my old sides and top i throw on when i go muddin..im gonna try the pine sol on one and wax on the other..see what happens alos NEW PROBLEM today..the zipper is all messed up..like when you have a jacket that will zip but the teeth wont stay together. I got a Pavement Ends top..had a Best top on before that...should spend the extra money...any ideas...? i was thinkin about takin it to a Zipper repare shop for jackets and see if i can pull the simpaty card ahhaha thanks guys
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Unread 10-28-2007, 03:16 AM   #9
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I've been told that the waxes in lemon Pledge will polish the scratches out but I have not tried it. A bonus is that water slides right off it; a close friend who is a pilot told me they used Pledge on helicopter windows in Vietnam for just this reason.
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