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Mine arent foggy yet but I was wondering if I can apply something to keep this from happening?
Not sure if UV light causes it of just from driving/particles in the air.
 

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Mine was a 2010 and at 6-1/2 years were just starting to get hazy, mileage was at about 118,000 miles. I'm guessing time and sun exposure was responsible. I will keep an eye on this truck to see how it progresses.

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They sell screen protector stuff for phones and tablets, but you can order a larger sheet and cut your own shapes out of it. It's that "self-healing" stuff, similar to the clear film by the rear wheels.
 

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If they look fine now, I highly recommend installing Xpel headlight protection film. I've had this stuff on my 2010 for a few years now and my lights look brand new. I also apply 303 protectant to the film every few weeks.

Here's a link: Headlight Protection Kits - XPEL
Xpel for the win. That film works well for both impact protection and protection from hazing. Been using it on my headlights since the year I bought my truck. Had my original headlights on for 6 years before retrofitting HID projectors into brand new headlights. The originals were still crystal clear.
 

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I have tried all kinds of treatments and coatings - from the kits you buy with several sanding and polishing, 3M protection - you name it. None deliver great results other than lens replacement. BUT - the one that is not only easy but yield decent results for a period of time is this:

- wet sand with 600 until all yellow has been removed (that is how plastic will tarnish from UV)
- clean off all residue, let the foggy lens dry
- spray with 3 light coats of UV protecting clear coat. let the cc dry between each coat. more coats is not better - it will chip and also make resanding more inconvenient in the future.

 
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