Headlamp Restoration Frequently Asked Questions


Will using BRIGHT SOLUTIONS to restore my headlights improve my visibility while driving at night?

Yes, Using BRIGHT SOLUTIONS on your lenses may improve your night visibility by as much as 80%! Driving with yellowed or clouded lenses is a safety hazard. After restoring an aged lens, you will notice that you no longer need to drive with your lights on bright all the time.

Can I use BRIGHT SOLUTIONS on the lens to prevent yellowing if there is nothing wrong with the lens?

Yes. We strongly recommend this. Follow all three steps as if you are restoring an aged lens. We recommend repeating this every 12-24 months for the best results.

I've restored my headlights using BRIGHT SOLUTIONS and they look great. How long will this old up?

This is dependent-upon a number of different factors such as, climate, amount of UV (sun) exposure, salty ocean air, high mineral content in water, improper cleaning and caring for your vehicle, and other factors. BRIGHT SOLUTIONS was developed and tested in south east Florida where vehicles are subject to the worst of these elements and on the cars we’ve tracked, protect up to 2 years.

Is the yellow on some headlights coming from the inside?

It’s possible. Depending on the car and how well the headlight is sealed. Some headlights do have a little bit of yellow coming from the inside. This is usually just a small portion of the damage you are seeing and using our system will still drastically improve the appearance and your night time visibility.

The lights on my car have a gritty feel to them and I can see pits in the plastic. Can the BRIGHT SOLUTIONS system fix this?

Yes. This type of repair takes a little more work, but you’ll still be done with both headlights in less than 10 minutes.

Can I use BRIGHT SOLUTIONS on the red and yellow plastic that the signal lights and tail lights are made of?

Yes. This system can be used on any type of plastic. It doesn’t even need to be automobile-related.

After I finish step 2 (the Cleaner/Polish) my lens was already very clear and shiny. Do I need to use step 3, the shine restorer?

Yes. The Shine Restorer/Protector not only increases the shine, but it protects and seals the lens. If you do not use the Shine Restorer/Protector the ens will start to dull within a few days.

How many headlights will one Platinum BRIGHT SOLUTIONS PROFESSIONAL SERIES kit clean?

When properly used, this BRIGHT SOLUTIONS PROFESSIONAL SERIES kit allows you to clean both (2) headlights on 60-70 vehicles.

Will this headlight restoration system work in cold weather?

Yes. However, when applying in temperature that are below 60° F you will need to turn on your headlights to warm up the surface, before usign the products in the kit. Using BRIGHT SOLUTIONS in a heated garage is another effective method. For best results, BRIGHT SOLUTIONS should be used at temperatures above 60° F.

Are there any special restrictions or precautions regarding this restoration system?

Yes. Never allow the products contained in a BRIGHT SOLUTIONS kit to freeze or store them in such a way that they are exposed to freezing temperatures. Always wet the sandpaper with the water-based pretreatment to avoid damage to your plastic surfaces. For best results, do not apply the Shine Restorer/Protector in direct sunlight or temperatures below 60°F. Also, do not use or store these products near fire, sparks, flame or any heat source. Do not smoke while using these products, as some are flammable.

Are there any other types of plastics that BRIGHT SOLUTIONS will restore?

Yes. BRIGHT SOLUTIONS is suitable to restore other plastic surfaces such as motorcycle windshields, boat windshields, convertible top windows, emergency light bars as well as tail lights and signal lights. BRIGHT SOLUTIONS also works on non-automobile plastics such as bicycle reflectors, helmet face shields, plastic outdoor furniture table tops and other similar items.

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