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Please Offer Advice. My Headlight Cracked

Hey everyone.

I hope I've posted this in the correct forum section. If not, please forgive me. I couldn't find the troubleshooting/problems section.

Anyways, I own a 95 Honda Prelude, of which the headlight (passenger side) has gotten foggy. It's certainly not as transparent as the passenger side light. At first I wasn't sure why one was foggy and the other wasn't, but then I took a closer look at the foggy light and noticed a small crack on the outside casing. I believe this crack has allowed moisture to enter the light. I've heard of people restoring their headlights with special DIY kits, but I've decided to take the route of simply replacing the light with an aftermarket light from an online store. I found two sites that I particularly liked, but I'm unsure of whether or not they are legitimate businesses. Furthermore, I don't want to fall prey to a scam. Has anyone purchased from either of these sites and can verify that they are a legitimate business? The following parts match the OEM number of the one I need. Thanks in advance.


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Re: Please Offer Advice. My Headlight Cracked

D@MN that's expensive. I have a spare set of headlights, if you're interested in the driver's side. The glass and all is fine. LMK if you're interested. I could get it out to you for like $60 shipped in the continental U.S.
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Re: Please Offer Advice. My Headlight Cracked

you can get some nice depo headlights for the price of those replacements... although glass is easy to maintain
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Re: Please Offer Advice. My Headlight Cracked

Just buy some used ones.. I have some lying around


For a little more than the replacements you listed you could get jdm one piece headlights

They're glass too.
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Re: Please Offer Advice. My Headlight Cracked

Wouldn`t glass ones get easily damaged compared the the plexi(or whatever kind of plastic it is)ones?
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Re: Please Offer Advice. My Headlight Cracked

No.. I hit a dog with mine.. Killed the dog.. Not even a scratch on the headlight

The plastic ones haze easily
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