A MECHANIC with 50+ years’ experience claims a £1 hack can make your headlights spotless.
Scotty Kilmer – who has more than 55 million followers on social media – recommends cleaning your car’s headlights with toothpaste and a toothbrush.
TikTok user @scottykilmerofficial says this hack can save you hundreds of pounds on repairs.
He comments on his video: “Make sure to use toothpaste, not gel, and wipe it all over.”
“Baking soda with baking soda works better, just like wiping it off makes your teeth start brushing.”
The mechanic then removes the toothpaste with a paper towel.
“See all the yellow dirt coming off the paper? Now you can rinse it off with water.”
“So your mom says brush your teeth, Scotty says brush your headlights too.”
The video went viral on social media, garnering more than 860,000 views and 686 comments.
Most users were blown away to find out that this product – which everyone has in their home – can make your headlights spotless.
One said: “I love you Scotty! I learn something new from you every day.”
The poster replied, “Thanks, that’s my goal.”
Another said: “I believe everything you say here based on your knowledge as a mechanic.”
A third pointed out, “I do this all the time and it works great.”
This comes after motorists were stunned to discover a handy trick to make their car’s interior look immaculate.
Also, motorists were stunned when they discovered an ingenious hack to clean tricky spots in your car – and people say it’s game-changing.