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Old 12-21-2013, 12:42 AM   #1
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A really stupid question about KC lights with stone guards.

Sorry I really hate to ask. This is for those that have KC lights with stone guards. How do you clean under the stone guards? Is there an easy way? Is there a detailing tool that I haven’t found yet? I know that the stone guards screw off but I really don’t want to have to deal with the gasket and the lens popping out every time I remove them. With all the snow and road salt we have in the north windshields and lights need to be cleaned quite often.

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Old 12-21-2013, 12:45 AM   #2
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Old 12-21-2013, 04:12 AM   #3
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If it's like the Piaa's I've seen, they just pop off the sides screws (clipped over screw ends if that makes sense?)
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Old 12-21-2013, 10:24 AM   #4
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Yes the guards come off very easily, just a twist. However, when the lights are mounted the lens and a soft, floppy rubber gasket fall out. It is somewhat difficult to hold all three of these things while replacing the guard. When the lights are not mounted and laying on a table it is easy – mounted is a different story. I was hoping that someone found a way to clean the lens with the stone guards on.
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Old 12-21-2013, 07:33 PM   #5
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The KC stone guards are plastic and just clip on (and off).
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Old 12-22-2013, 11:40 AM   #6
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The car wash works best for me. I do not mess around with anything using rubber/silicone seals too much because they eventually get stretched out or torn.

You must have thr Apollo pros, I think they're the only ones with twist off stone guards.

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