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    dashboard/windscreen glare

    after cleaning the dashboard of my car, I think I've cleaned it a little too well - on bright sunny days, the dashboard is reflected onto the windscreen, which is kinda restricting visibility.

    just wondering if anyone knew of anything to 'dull' it down again, or maybe something for the windscreen?

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    Make sure the windscreen is clean too. Dust thrown up from the fans inside can cause glare.

    Apparently newspaper is good at cleaning windscreens. Although I'm not sure if thats on the inside or outside.

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    I think a damp chamois followed by some Autoglym glass polish is the prefered method
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    Doesn't matter how clean the windscreen is - if you've siliconed the top dash, you'll get a shed load of reflection, and I've never found something that'd clean it away quickly and easily.

    Best to just leave it and with time it'll dull down. Consider it a lesson learned - clean the top dash, but don't polish it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lowe
    Doesn't matter how clean the windscreen is - if you've siliconed the top dash, you'll get a shed load of reflection, and I've never found something that'd clean it away quickly and easily.

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    Actually prefer to clean the dash top with glass cleaner - It removes the silicone crap nicely

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