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Old 05-15-2004, 08:36 PM   #1
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Wax on the molding

I just bought a 2001 ZX3 and some one got wax all over the plastic side moldings on my car, do any of you guys know how to get it off. I've already tried mineral spirits. Thanks.


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Old 05-15-2004, 08:45 PM   #2
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theres a few ways. the easest i think is to just use a pink pencil eraser and rub it off. you might need a few erasers depending on how much wax is on there. the other way is to put peanut butter on it and rub it off. but the pencil eraser is better IMO
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yea the old school pink eraser works great. Never tried the PB.
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Cool

I have found 303 or Armor all with a toothbrush or terry towel does the trick!

The best way is to use a quality wax that doesn't leave residue on the trim. I can testify to Einszett Glanz Wax. It applys easy and comes off easy.
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Old 05-15-2004, 09:10 PM   #5
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armor all , son of a gun, all that stuff like that , thats the same thing as the other.
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yup use an eraser.. also check out the auto cleaning/detailing section of this forum.



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By the Clorox wipes, they work great, I used it all the time.
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i think your questions has been answered, so i will leave you without my uneducated .o2
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I was gonna say pencil eraser...damnit.
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How do you all know about the pencil eraser?! And who the heck knew to try peanut butter?!?! lol. Interesting interesting!!! I love how things work.
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