Of all the lights in a vehicles’ lighting system, the headlight is the one that handles the biggest and brightest lights. These illuminate the vehicle’s road ways especially at dark night. The headlight is commonly called headlamps. The headlight is not an ordinary lamp that only provides visibility for night driving but another useful function is that; the driver can be able to switch from high or low lights, to give signals to the other drivers on the road. In this way it can serve as a vehicle’s safety device.
The headlight lens is the one that broadens the beams of the vehicle’s head light bulbs at the back of the headlight assembly. The headlight lens is also called headlamp lens, these lenses are made out of tough polycarbonates and other materials. This gives a primary support to protect the headlight bulbs or headlamp bulbs. The headlight lens can also be considered as a styling element that will bring out the best in the vehicle’s headlights.
Without the headlight lens, the headlight bulb is dulled and it can be marred by flying rocks, debris, road salt and other chemicals. And when water and moist enter inside the headlight assembly; this will cause damage or malfunctioning. A yellowed, broken lens or worn lens will provide less light. You can buy a replacement from your respective autoparts dealer, because clear headlight lenses make a brighter light and it will improve the overall vehicle appearance and most importantly increase safety driving.
The headlight lens has to be maintained regularly to make sure that it renders high illumination when driving at night time. In this case you will ensure a safety driving.