Take the headlights out and prise off the clips around them to clean the inside. Personally I don't think there's ever a need to replace the glass lenses, though you may end up using paint stripper or something to clean them properly.
If the reflectors are badly faded (as mine are), new headlights are the best bet.
Jack Travis, E-Series Acting President
1989 Ford Fairmont Ghia turbo/GL replica (underway)
1994 Eunos 800M
1990 Ford Laser S
sometimes the glass lenses get a yellow tinge to them. if yours are like this then no matter how much you clean them they will always look dull. if they are nice and clear then just use some windex and give them a really good clean. you'll be suprised how much grime will be on the inside of the lens. also as Jack T said if the chrome is faded then get new ones but if it's not then use a soft dry cloth to get any dust off them.
1994 COBALT BLUE ED FAIRMONT GHIA
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my xe ghia headlight was rusted inside, and at 200 bux each, i didnt have that money laying around, i pulled it apard, windex the glass, totally stripped it, got the reflector out, had sum chrome spray paint, and it looks like new!... oh, i done the usual, plastic primer, sanded with 1200 to get smooth, and clear on top... looks like new
We live in an imperfect world, but
there is no point in trying to make it perfect, because not everyone can be GREEK!
XE Fairmont Ghia... Silver/Grey Met over black, soon to be v8, cant wait till i get another v8, after 3 LONG HARD YEARS
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