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Old 08-06-2013, 04:04 PM   #1
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Arrow Scratches on half door windows

So I have a 2006 with half doors. When I have the soft uppers on and need to unzip the windows, I just fold them down into the cabin with me. Well due to this, I've noticed some scratches developing on the window portion. Is there any way to buff these out? I tried scrubbing them, no luck. I don't want to bust out a polisher because after all, it is plastic and I don't want it to melt or warp. Has anyone else had this problem? What did you do to fix it?

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Old 08-06-2013, 05:34 PM   #2
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I haven't tried it on my windows yet, but I've removed hazing and light scratches from plastic with PlastX and a micro fiber cloth. Did my instrument cluster lens the other day and it made a good improvement. There are other plastic polishes out there besides PlastX, pick some up and give it a try. I'd try it on a small corner first to see how it does.

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Old 08-06-2013, 08:26 PM   #3
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the Meguiers PlastX stuff is actually pretty decent. My TJs PO must have had a decal he couldnt stand, so he removed it and then scratched the heck out of the back window trying to remove the decal goop. I used some Plastx on it. Didnt 100% cure it, but made it much more tolerable. Did really well on the small fine branch made scratches, so worth a shot on your windows. Think I paid < $7 at Walmart for it.
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