How to Buff Out Scratches on Car Headlights?

Answer Car headlights used to be built with glass and were easily broken. Since 1990, most headlights have been built with a clear, resilient plastic called polycarbonate. This material resists impact but... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Buff Out Scratches on Car Headlights

How to buff out scratches on your car?

Minor scratches will happen, but generally they are easy to remove.

Can you buff scratches off a TV screen?

No. Even if you could, you would wind up distorting the image, because that area of the screen glass would be thinner.

How to Buff Fine Scratches?

Small scratches in your car can be frustrating, especially if your car is new. Small scratches are not terribly difficult to buff out, though. All you need is standard car-washing equipment, car po... Read More »

How do I buff scratches out of car paint?

PreparationWash the scratched area with soap and water, and dry it thoroughly. Rub shoe polish on the scratches to contrast them with the paint color and highlight the scratched area.SandingSand th... Read More »