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    Since fitting my siggy surrounds ive noticed one of my spotlights is quite misty inside now i dont know if ive knocked it when fitting the surrounds or its been like that before but i havent noticed, can anything be done?

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    Turn them on to dry them out

    Pretty common to get moisture in their.

    Can drill a small hole at top of light an run some oxygen pipe up in to engine by to allow the moisture to escape

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    I bet it's the passenger side one - always is, and caused by spilling water when you fill the windscreen washer bottle.

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    it is the passenger one actually haha but havent filled anything up yet but had huge rain today

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    You do not need to fill the washer bottle for this to happen. All you need to do is think about it. Pain in the rear. I tried those little bags of silicone gel, waste of time. Just learn to live with it. There are a couple of how 2s but none of them worked for me.
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    Yer common problem just open the back of it up take the bulb out and blow a hairdrier in there to dry it out

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    Or get the Snorkel fix from vaux they done it on my car about 3yrs ago and it's never happened since

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    kns mate what is that about and how much was it?

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    silicon gel packs worked fine for me .................

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    i put them on yesterday and felt a **** driving with them on but they did dry out but back today

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