Bright lights
Bright lights

Nothing says "worn out beater" like dingy headlights. There are a number of headlight cleaning products on the market that can make those plastic headlight covers bright and clear in a matter of minutes. And many of these products really do work, said Lauren Fix of the Car Care Council.

If you've tried window cleaners before to no avail, they failed because they weren't made for this job.


Last updated July 06 2011: 6:31 AM ET
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