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E30 (1982 - 1993)
God's Chariot. The E30 was produced primarily from 1982 through 1991. The cabriolet was the one exception which was produced through 1993.

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Old 03-05-2013, 10:34 AM
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Mein Auto: 1989 325i
Restoring Hella ellipsoids

I have the original hella headlights for my 89 325i, but the lenses are so pitted and scratched, that the amount of light coming through looks weak and dull.

How should i fix up these lenses? I know i'd have to grind them down a bit, but im looking for some general guidance on the subject.
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Old 03-05-2013, 05:00 PM
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Unless you know a bloke who can polish glass - forget it. If it is the reflectors - a heat gun will allow you to take the units apart and you may find a company that re-silvers them.
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