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Re: Condoms for Headlights
> All this talk of repairing headlights, had me re-visiting an advert for a
> product in Griot's catalogue. The product is a transparent film that you
> cut to fit over headlights to protect against stone chips. Apparently the
> film which is 40mils thick can withstand dumb-dumb bullets from a 44
> (or was that blunt pellets from a BB gun?).
> So.... now that I have two new euro lights on my '85 ur-q, can anyone
> recommend this product? It's about $45 for a 20x16 inch sheet, this is
> inline with other products sold by Griot's ($349 for two halogen lights
> a pole! - must have an Audi part number?). Anyone know of a cheaper
> (I'm up hear in Toronto)?
> Regards, Mike
> p.s. I do like the Ferrari tool kit advertised by Griot's, and it's only
I've had the stuff, 3M makes it, if it's the same, oon my '83 for a few
years. It seems to work fairly well. At least it stopped the rock pitting
that I was getting on my eurolights from the gravel back in Denver. And it
hasn't come off yet...
Stephen A. Marinello, Ph.D.
Corporate Engineer, R & D
Newpark Resources, Inc.
3850 N. Causeway Blvd., Ste. 1770 - Metairie, LA 70002
504/838-8222 FAX 504/833-9506