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    Hey guys, my chrome strips underneath my windows have gone hazy/cloudy. It looks slightly dirty but doesnt wash off. Anyone got any ideas on how to get them shiny again? Cheers

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    Replace matey, its the only option unfortunately....

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    Thats not good news, looks like ill have to just put up with it as i bet they are'nt cheap.

    Thanks for your help

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    Have a look on ebay they come up on there quite often
    Driving vauxhall,s for 30 + years
    and still loving it

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    there is a platic film over the chrome but gets ingressed with moisture, bout £25 each door strip and bout £70 for rear quarters, loads on Ebay, normally around the £80 to £100 mark HTH

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    A really really mild polish will sort it out mate. I did mine years ago with Megs NXT 1.0 and they came right up back to scratch.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AS007 View Post
    Thats proper Chrome mate, the Vec's ones are Plastic.

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    Thats proper Chrome mate, the Vec's ones are Plastic

    Opps, that will teach me to look quickly!!!!!

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