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Old 7th October 2007, 15:05   #1
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Unhappy Dust entering in headlamp!!

Guys recently my driver hit a scooter, due to which the holder of the headlamp broke, due to which dust have started to enter the headlamp.
Is it possible to open the headlamp of getz so that i clean the dust???
help!!!!!
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Old 8th October 2007, 16:48   #2
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Please help me guys!!!!!!!!
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It's possible to open up. But, better try your luck at any service center !
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Possible - Yes
Recommended - No

The headlight assembly is glued permanently to the casing so even if you get this opened and seal it back (there are ways), chances are it won't be super tight like original - means water and dust could get in further.

Solution - Cover the holder hole with M-Seal, duct tape, etc
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Guys recently my driver hit a scooter, due to which the holder of the headlamp broke, due to which dust have started to enter the headlamp.
Is it possible to open the headlamp of getz so that i clean the dust???
help!!!!!
I'm sure it's possible. And you can reseal it with Cyanoacrylate super-glue
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If you do choose the option of opening it up and cleaning it, please follow this tip: After you are done, warm up the whole assembly so that there is no moisture trapped inside and then seal it. Otherwise you'll have fogging from the inside.
BTW, what is the price of a new assembly? What do you 'lose' if you claim it from insurance?
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i think its better that i get a new headlamp assembly instead of opening it!!
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Where does one get this glue? I don't think it is that commonly available.

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I'm sure it's possible. And you can reseal it with Cyanoacrylate super-glue
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Where does one get this glue? I don't think it is that commonly available.
That's the one commonly known as 'Super-Glue'. Bonds human skin in seconds!
Even Pidilite make it. Pidilite of the Fevicol fame?
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