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sp53
03-21-2012, 07:15 PM
Has anyone had much success in cleaning old plastic very faded windows on their rag top?

RomanH
03-21-2012, 11:15 PM
Not very faded but I cleaned the haze off the plastic using a damp cotton cloth and rubbing compound for clear coat paint.

HerronScott
03-22-2012, 06:36 AM
I've recently used Novus to clean-up a badly browned rear plastic window on a 1997 Miata original soft-top. Worked very well in this case.

Scott

PeterK
03-22-2012, 08:38 AM
Agree. Novus 3-part works well. But if it's really bad, I use a fiberglass cleaner (Gelgloss) first, then follow with Novus 3-2-1. Also works well on old turntable covers. A friend gave me an onld Thorens turntable that looked like he stored a cinder block on top (he blamed the kids!) Came out very nice, not new but close. Takes a lot of arm and a gentle touch.

af3683
03-22-2012, 01:17 PM
A small amount of chrome cleaner did an excellent job of cleaning mine. I highly recommend it.

Art

Guest
03-22-2012, 01:25 PM
Agree. Novus 3-part works well. But if it's really bad, I use a fiberglass cleaner (Gelgloss) first, then follow with Novus 3-2-1. Also works well on old turntable covers. A friend gave me an onld Thorens turntable that looked like he stored a cinder block on top (he blamed the kids!) Came out very nice, not new but close. Takes a lot of arm and a gentle touch.

X3 great stuff.

big6
03-23-2012, 03:36 AM
Meguiars headlight restore works great for cleaning the plastic windows in the top.