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Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit

Part No. 800001809 Warranty Details  
Cleaning foggy headlights with Rain X

Over time, headlight lenses become oxidized rendering them hazy and yellow. This creates headlights to shine less brightly which is extremely dangerous for you and other drivers on the road. So instead of taking that risk, you could use products that are specifically for cleaning foggy headlights. The Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit provides a deep clean to cloudy, car headlights with the use of a specially designed polish and sealant.

Product features:
  • Restore clarity to cloudy, auto headlights by removing discoloration
  • Increase driving visibility and improve safety with clearer headlight lenses
  • Contains lubricant and sandpaper, restorer cream set and sealant napkins
  • Save time and money by restoring your car headlights yourself
  • Provides deeper cleaning process unlike single step products
There's no need to replace those milky, auto headlights just yet. Save time and money by restoring them yourself with the Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit. It's easy to use and provides a deeper cleaning method that gives clearer results. First, it takes three grades of sandpaper with a spray lubricant to remove the yellow haze. Second, use a fine Rain-X polish to remove any scratches or debris. And finally, apply the sealant to give your car headlights true visibility.

Safety is number one, and it starts with cleaning foggy headlights. As an added bonus, the Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit improves the appearance of your vehicle. So what are you waiting for? Don't let time get the best out of your auto headlights.

For the last 40 years, Rain X has provided drivers with products to help them outsmart the elements. The Rain X portfolio has expanded to include car care products such as our Car Washes, Waxes and Headlight Restoration Kits. All Rain X products are designed to help keep our customers a confident step ahead of Mother Nature on the road.
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Compatible Headlight Material(s):As Label Claimed
Drill Required:No
Kit Contents:Polish, Pads, Lubricant, Sealer
Polishing Compound Included:Yes
Polishing Kit Type:Hand Polish
Polishing Wheel Included:No
Polishing Wheel Material:No
Post-Polishing Sealer Included:Yes
Quantity Of Headlights Serviced Per Kit:2
Washable/Reusable Polishing Wheel:No

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Rain XHeadlight Restoration Kit
 
4.1

(based on 32 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (18)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

81%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (23)
  • Effectively removes dirt & grime (19)
  • Protects finish (13)
  • Safe to use (13)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (6)
  • Messy (5)

Best Uses

  • Anywhere-anytime (10)
  • Intensive detailing (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (12), Auto enthusiast (5), Car owner (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Love this product!

I love this product, it works awesome! there was such a huge difference in my headlights and I had just installed new bulbs in my Mazda 3 so I wanted to be able to...Read complete review

I love this product, it works awesome! there was such a huge difference in my headlights and I had just installed new bulbs in my Mazda 3 so I wanted to be able to show them off properly. I was debating whether or not to buy new headlights all together but I will most definitely keep the originals and put some work into these. My next project is angel eyes! 8-)

The Rain X kit is definitely worth the money, I had tried the turtle wax one on my previous vehicle with no where near as much success.

The only bad thing I have read about this product is it takes a bit of elbow grease, yes it does, but if youre in shape it shouldnt be a problem.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

disappointed again

instructions don't specify if you are to use lubricant with each pad. I got tired after 2 hours of rubbing with no visual results. I used a non-abrasive car wax w 1000 grit sand...Read complete review

instructions don't specify if you are to use lubricant with each pad. I got tired after 2 hours of rubbing with no visual results. I used a non-abrasive car wax w 1000 grit sand paper , got better results in 10 minutes than 2 hours with this product. headlighs are not perfect, may take another time with car wax and sand paper, but are much better than they were

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4.0

Not bad...not bad at all

By 

from Connellsville Pa

Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

I did my 07 vw beetle husband done his 92 chevy both head lights and taillights. .both very pleased
I wasn't sure if it was even going to work, but I did my car as my husband did his and both were equally as easy just followed instructions and you should get same great results..Can't wait to see the difference at night
And we have plenty enough to do again if required. ..that's to be determined.
Overall good product at great price easy application and minimal clean up, provided plenty of material

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1.0

no good

By 

from maryland

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Dont Waste Your Money Don
    • Ineffective

    Best Uses

      Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

      dont work just buy new headlight

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      2.0

      Not satisfied with the product

      By 

      from Tampa, FL

      Pros

        Cons

        • Ineffective
        • Leaves Streaks

        Best Uses

          Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

          The 3 pads were not large enough for a Monte Carlo headlight as they wore out before I got through a single headlight. Finishing products did not leave a clear finish.

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          5.0

          What a difference!!!

          By 

          from Duryea, PA

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Effectively Removes Dirt & Grime
          • Protects Finish
          • Safe To Use

          Cons

          • None To Speak Of

          Best Uses

            Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

            My car is ten years old and the front lights were a mess. I was considering purchasing new lights but now i Dont need to. Just follow the directions. Use extra lubricant with each sanding pad if need. If your lights are in bad shape as mine were work the lubricant in a few minutes more that recommended it won't harm the lenses. I worked on each light about 15 minutes.

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            2.0

            dose not work

            By 

            from jersey shore pa.

            About Me Mechanic

            Level 2

            Pros

              Cons

              • Ineffective

              Best Uses

                Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

                clean lens but left a oily film and when wiped off lens was dull

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                5.0

                Great Product

                By 

                from Huntsville AL

                Pros

                • Easy To Use

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

                    Just follow the instructions and it works great. It worked just as advertised on my 13 year old truck headlights. There are a couple of YouTube videos of people using this product if you want to watch them use it first.

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                    4.0

                    Works well and is more affordable others

                    By 

                    from Londonderry NH

                    About Me Auto Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer
                    Level 1

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Effectively Removes Dirt & Grime
                    • Protects Finish

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Anywhere-Anytime

                      Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

                      Cleaned up 14 year old headlights well, they were in poor shape and needed a significant improvement to pass inspection

                      Be prepared to put effort and time in each process if your head lights are old and really poor shape

                      Wish it came with a drill attachment for polishing to make it easier on your arms

                      Look at many reviews on more expensive products and glad I decided to go with this

                      Did our 2005 mini van headlights too which were not too bad but in 15 minutes they looked like me again

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                      5.0

                      13 yr old headlights now look new again

                      By 

                      from pa

                      About Me Auto Enthusiast

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use
                      • Effectively Removes Dirt & Grime
                      • Safe To Use

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Intensive Detailing

                        Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

                        Used on my 01 Taurus with bad oxidation on the headlights. It does require you to use some elbow grease and takes roughly 30 minutes on each cluster, but the end results are excellent. Includes three different sandpaper pads and three different cleaning products so be sure to go slow and follow the included directions. I also recommend wearing rubber gloves when using as the oxidation starts to come off like mud as you use this product. Overall, a great product, powerful cleaning, and worth the price when you consider the cost of buying new headlight clusters vs. cleaning the ones you already have. My headlights are now clean and bright.

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                        (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Worked like a charm

                        By 

                        from New Hartford, NY

                        About Me Casual Driver

                        Pros

                        • Easy
                        • Easy To Use
                        • Effectively Removes Dirt & Grime

                        Cons

                        • None

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

                          Used the kit on my 2003 Corolla.

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                          (1 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Actually Works

                          By 

                          from New york, NY

                          About Me Casual Driver

                          Verified Buyer
                          Level 1

                          Pros

                          • Easy To Use
                          • Effectively Removes Dirt & Grime

                          Cons

                          • Takes Some Work

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit:

                            Fantastic stuff. I thought my headlights were gonna be yellow forever, but this stuff ACTUALLY worked. However, I did every step at least twice. Being said, I probably spent about 20-25 minutes on each headlight. But I figure if I did it right once, I wouldn't have to come back. Also, I have plenty of spray left to do it another couple times. The only thing you'd need for the second job is some new sandpaper.

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                            • Q:

                              Can I purchase new pads and microfiber cloth?
                              Asked on 10/27/2014 by ken from cincinnati, ohio

                              1 answer

                              • CUSTOMER CARE

                                A:

                                Hi Ken, glad to assist you! As this kit already includes the pads and microfiber cloth you need not have to purchase them separately.

                                Answered on 10/29/2014 by Steve from AAP
                            • Q:

                              How long does it take to restore one headlight using this product?
                              Asked on 5/5/2013 by Dennis from Wisconsin

                              1 answer

                              • CUSTOMER CARE

                                A:

                                This Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit - Part No. 800001809 no needs to re-applied in specific interval. If your headlight requires it, just apply this that provides a deep clean to yellowy and hazed headlights with the use of a specially designed polish and sealant. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                                Answered on 5/6/2013 by Morgan from AAP
                            • Q:

                              Which headlight restoration is the BEST?
                              Asked on 3/27/2013 by Kim from Aurora, CO

                              1 answer

                              • CUSTOMER CARE

                                A:

                                The Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit (Part No. 800001809) provides a deep clean to cloudy, car headlights with the use of a specially designed polish and sealant. Product features: Restore clarity to cloudy, auto headlights by removing discoloration. Increase driving visibility and improve safety with clearer headlight lenses. Contains lubricant and sandpaper, restorer cream set and sealant napkins. Save time and money by restoring your car headlights yourself. Provides deeper cleaning process unlike single step products. For any further assistance, please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                                Answered on 3/27/2013 by Steve from AAP
                            • Q:

                              How long does this last? Is it a recurring job or does it last over a year or so?
                              Asked on 4/18/2012 by Anonymous

                              1 answer

                              • CUSTOMER CARE

                                A:

                                There is no specific interval it needs to be re-applied. If your headlight requires it, just apply this Rain X Headlight Restoration Kit Part number 800001809 that provides a deep clean to yellowy and hazed headlights with the use of a specially designed polish and sealant.

                                Answered on 4/19/2012 by Steve from AAP
                            • Q:

                              what does this kit include?
                              Asked on 11/7/2010 by Big Mike from Tulsa, OK

                              1 answer

                              • CUSTOMER CARE

                                A:

                                Kit includes:
                                1 - 2oz. bottle of Rain-X Lubricant
                                1 - 5oz. bottle of Rain-X Headlight Restorer
                                1 - 2oz. bottle of Rain-X Sealant
                                3 - Polishing Pads
                                1 - Microfiber Cloth

                                Answered on 11/11/2010 by Mike the Auto Parts Master from AAP
                            • Q:

                              is this enough for two headlights or would i have to buy two kits
                              Asked on 9/20/2010 by tee from newport news va

                              2 answers

                              • CUSTOMER CARE

                                A:

                                Depending on how you use the liquids on the first headlight, you may have enough for the second.

                                Answered on 9/20/2010 by Mike from AAP
                              • A:

                                Definitely, I used it on all 3 of my cars and easily still have enough to do them all again at least 2 more times.

                                Answered on 9/7/2012 by Gangsta Joe from New Hampshire
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