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need help before i wash my car! Tree sap

Old 07-21-2008, 01:25 PM
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need help before i wash my car! Tree sap

Me and the girl went camping and i have a big drip of tree sap on my car what is the best way to get it off.
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Old 07-21-2008, 01:30 PM
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bug and tar remover. then make sure to wax the area after because it will strip any and all protective wax off the clearcoat.
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picture?? how big is the drop??? was it allowed to bake into the paint??
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Old 07-22-2008, 01:52 AM
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its definately in the paint and i will try the bug and tar remover i fully detailed my car today looks hott! motor interior exterior
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well.....your really SOL if it baked into the paint....i had a spot and it used a heavy polish, then polish and wax and it hid-it better but you pretty much cant remove it
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yeah, i'd say the bug n tar remover or goo gone.
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yeah, i'd say the bug n tar remover or goo gone.
not if it is baked into the paint
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well, at least to get the gob of it off. might have to get some touch up paint if it's that bad.
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