Spotted Windshield

Discussion in 'General Chevy & GM Tech Questions' started by freddie, Apr 12, 2008.

  1. freddie

    freddie Rockstar 100 Posts

    Hey guys, I had a new windshield put in almost a year ago because a rock hit it. Now I seem to have a lot of water spots that I just can’t seem to get rid of. I have tried several things like Windex and some kind of armorall windshield cleaner but nothing has worked. Any suggestions on how to get the water spots off?
     
    Last edited: Apr 13, 2008
  2. Tom Evans

    Tom Evans Rockstar

    I had a similar problem with a 1982 Mercedes I own. Only in my case, the windshield was the only glass which didn't have spots. I tried all sorts of cleaners, including laquer thinner (be very carefule with this stuff!). The spots just wouldn't come off. I finally got a glass buffing kit from JC Whitney and buffed out the spots. The kit consisted of a buffing wheel that attaches to your hand drill and some cerium oxide polishing compound. That was 20 years ago and the glass still looks good.
     

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