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Removing scratches from glass
« on: March 14, 2013, 08:26:03 PM »
I have been using a plastic ice scrapper this past few weeks, but yesterday i noticed light scratches on the front and side windows, i have tried a glass polish and some tar remover to remove the scratches but no joy, anyone offer any help please?

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Re: Removing scratches from glass
« Reply #1 on: March 18, 2013, 05:29:21 PM »
Update.
Bought some cerium oxide powder mixed it with some AG fast glass to form a light paste and applied it with a polishing pad, 99% of the scratches are now gone. ;D ;D

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Re: Removing scratches from glass
« Reply #2 on: March 19, 2013, 11:55:29 PM »
How? You seriously managed to remove scratches from glass? Well done mate. What were the exact products?
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Re: Removing scratches from glass
« Reply #3 on: March 20, 2013, 12:08:54 AM »
Cerium Oxide powder, Autoglym fast glass, polishing pad. all available here  http://www.glasspolishshop.com/index.php?route=common/home

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Re: Removing scratches from glass
« Reply #4 on: March 20, 2013, 05:17:32 AM »
My only problem is that the scratches are in the windscreen. What if I make it worse? ???
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Re: Removing scratches from glass
« Reply #5 on: March 20, 2013, 08:02:02 AM »
How bad are the scratches? if you can catch your finger nail on them no amount of polishing will remove them.

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Re: Removing scratches from glass
« Reply #6 on: March 20, 2013, 09:54:28 AM »
My only problem is that the scratches are in the windscreen. What if I make it worse? ???

Then you were "driving along the Motorway when this 7lb hammer fell off the back of a lorry and hit the windscreen"


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Re: Removing scratches from glass
« Reply #7 on: March 20, 2013, 08:31:21 PM »
Cerium Oxide powder, Autoglym fast glass, polishing pad. all available here  http://www.glasspolishshop.com/index.php?route=common/home

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Re: Removing scratches from glass
« Reply #8 on: March 21, 2013, 01:43:57 PM »
How bad are the scratches? if you can catch your finger nail on them no amount of polishing will remove them.

That is the size:)
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Re: Removing scratches from glass
« Reply #8 on: March 21, 2013, 01:43:57 PM »