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Old 11-15-2012, 02:52 PM   #1
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Removing Wax from Plastic

I waxed my car a few weeks ago and still have some wax residue on the side skirts of my car. I was wondering would do a good job of removing the wax?


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a pink eraser works very well.
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I waxed my car a few weeks ago and still have some wax residue on the side skirts of my car. I was wondering would do a good job of removing the wax?
Bug and tar remover or WD-40 work pretty well. Some swear by peanut butter.
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Moved to "Auto Washing & Detailing"
This topic has been covered a few times. Take a look down through this section of the forum. I've had had good luck with a plain old tooth brush.
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a pink eraser works very well.
Yes they do, I keep them with the other detailing supplies.
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Some swear by peanut butter.
Peanut butter will absolutely get it gone. Apply, wait a while, at least a few minutes, then wipe off. It won't reappear in a week or so like some other solutions.
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thanks for the info!
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There is a world outside of the 2012 section. Who knew?! lol


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removing wax from plastic

I've used an eraser before. Never heard of the peanut butter method,but I will have to try it.
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I tried 70% alcohol and it came out pretty good.
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