Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07-10-2012, 11:58 AM   #1
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 38
Replacement for cracked headlight Lens.

Hi, Everyone I have a 1999 Gulf Stream Scenic Cruiser and the drivers side headlight has a crack from stone hit. Water is inside and is steaming up the lens. Can anyone suggest a place that might have a replacement headlight lens assembly? I suspect that the builders buy up outdated leftover stock from vehicle manufacturers and design the front end of the motorhome around them, so this headlight unit may be far older than 1999. Other than that minor problem, I am beginning to enjoy the GS. Any help would be appreciated.

DieselOne is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 07-10-2012, 01:40 PM   #2
"Formerly Diplomat Don"
Dutch Star Don's Avatar
Newmar Owners Club
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Moorpark, Ca.
Posts: 7,216
Diesel One......Usually the headlights are from automobiles. Mine are off of a 97-02 Buick Century. You need to identify the lens. I would start with a Google search of GM headlights a few years older than your coach and see if any look the same.

It's a slow process, but you can start here looking for your lens Headlights & Parking Lights at 1A Auto

Don & Mary
2014 Newmar Dutch Star - All Electric - 450 ISL
2016 GMC Canyon 4WD Crew Cab
Dutch Star Don is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2012, 04:25 PM   #3
Junior Member
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Naples Florida
Posts: 22
If you look on the headlight you should find a number on the lense like a tyc 20-12345 (example) do a Google search for that number and it will probably show up for you. Mine are off of a '95 Chevy caprice, that's how I found them. Good luck.
ddev is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2012, 06:28 PM   #4
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 38
Thanks everyone for the advice about replacement headlights, I now have a foundation to be3gin a search. Much appreciated
DieselOne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2012, 06:32 PM   #5
Senior Member
stink's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 1,414
I looked at a 97 gulfsream and looks like early 90s ford pick-up
Dave and Laura & two cats
02 Discovery with Accord toad
retired auto rv tech and teacher, wife rt nurse
stink is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2012, 06:42 PM   #6
Senior Member
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Kitts Hill, OH
Posts: 1,822
Once you figure out what head light you need I'd look at
EBaymotors.com or rockauto.com for the one you need.
(RVM#26) THE U-RV 94 F-700/24 foot U-haul box home built RV
Mekanic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2012, 09:04 AM   #7
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 38
Headlight Lens

I don't know if this is getting posted properly, but thank you from DieselOne to everyone for your replies to my cracked headlight lens question. I am well on my way to finding the right lens and the site suggestions are very much appreciated.

DieselOne is offline   Reply With Quote


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:12 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.