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Old 03-29-2013, 05:01 PM   #11
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i found lexol at walmart,seemed to be a few bucks cheaper as well
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Old 04-09-2013, 10:09 PM   #12
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highly recommend this cleaner:
http://www.chemicalguys.com/Leather_...ioner_s/14.htm
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I use Lexol. It works great, as long as you have a dark leather. It can make some lighter leathers slightly darker. Lexol is a quality product, it is quite well-known in the leather care and shoe-maker business.

Always clean the leather first. My process is:

Take a very damp cloth, wipe down all surfaces.
Wipe dry with a dry cloth.
Wait at least 20 minutes for a complete air dry.
Apply lexol on a cloth and massage into leather surfaces.
Don't be afraid to use your hands, I rub the lexol directly into the steering wheel and shift boot leather.
Wait a few minutes, wipe off with a dry cloth.

For certain dry leather areas (driver left bolster, shift boot), I reapply more often.
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Old 06-24-2013, 08:10 PM   #14
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I use Lexol. It works great, as long as you have a dark leather. It can make some lighter leathers slightly darker. Lexol is a quality product, it is quite well-known in the leather care and shoe-maker business.

Always clean the leather first. My process is:

Take a very damp cloth, wipe down all surfaces.
Wipe dry with a dry cloth.
Wait at least 20 minutes for a complete air dry.
Apply lexol on a cloth and massage into leather surfaces.
Don't be afraid to use your hands, I rub the lexol directly into the steering wheel and shift boot leather.
Wait a few minutes, wipe off with a dry cloth.

For certain dry leather areas (driver left bolster, shift boot), I reapply more often.
Lots of folks seem to like Lexol. I tried 303 and you REALLY have to wipe up all of the excess or it looks like you have spots on your leather. Does Lexol apply more evenly?

Also, my wife and daughter ended up getting some sunscreen residue on the seats. Would Lexol clean and condition the leather?
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Ive had good luck with autoglym leather balm. Works in well, doesnt leave residue. Nice results.
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Ive had good luck with autoglym leather balm. Works in well, doesnt leave residue. Nice results.
I'll give that a go if Lexol doesn't work out.
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Old 06-28-2013, 10:36 AM   #17
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Anyone try the Blue Magic stuff? I've heard its pretty good but haven't used it myself. Lexol is on sale at Autozone right now though so I may grab a bottle.

Definitely don't want greasy though
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Old 06-29-2013, 12:23 PM   #18
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Lots of folks seem to like Lexol. I tried 303 and you REALLY have to wipe up all of the excess or it looks like you have spots on your leather. Does Lexol apply more evenly?

Also, my wife and daughter ended up getting some sunscreen residue on the seats. Would Lexol clean and condition the leather?
Lexol applies evenly for me. It is the right thickness - not too watery, not gloppy.

The Lexol I'm referring to is not a cleaner, but I think they make one. Personally, I think leather cleaners are not necessary if you are conditioning afterwards anyway. I clean with a damp cloth, or use almost any mild clear soap.
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what about this stuff?

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...A1PHQLU1J5VXXE
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Never heard of it. Looks like it darkens the leather significantly.
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