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      07-07-2013, 06:31 AM   #1
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Cleaning the car

Can anyone recommend a good Tar/Spot remover? was using the turtle brand but it doesn't seem all that good. Also for wheel dust, I was going to get the Wolf's Chemical cleaner (any good?)
Any suggestions for glass cleaning product?

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i have chemical guys that works well. you can also try IPA to loosen the tar
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that was the orange degreaser btw
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never gave it a thought that degreaser would remove tar, i was going to use a clay bar but was also concerned that it might take the opticoat off with it.
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an offshoot question,

are they any bug and tar removers that dont remove opticoat?
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      07-07-2013, 11:13 PM   #7
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I like Duragloss and Stoner products.

http://www.carcareproducts.com.au/pr...ss/bug_remover

http://www.carcareproducts.com.au/pr..._wheel_cleaner

http://www.carcareproducts.com.au/pr...nvisible_glass
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Durogloss is pretty good try that
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are u talking about tar on the body or on the rims?
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      07-08-2013, 06:59 AM   #10
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Tar spots on the body.
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Can anyone recommend a good Tar/Spot remover? was using the turtle brand but it doesn't seem all that good. Also for wheel dust, I was going to get the Wolf's Chemical cleaner (any good?)
Any suggestions for glass cleaning product?

thanks

Firstly, maybe use a pre soak before you wash to help remove these.
Something like Wolf's Decon Gel (Can also be used on wheels) is pH neutral so won't remove the OptiCoat (eventually all sealants will be deteriorate anyway).

For Wheels, Duragloss Wheel cleaner, Wolf's Decon Gel (Brake Duster).

For windows, simply use hot water. Then wipe down with another clean microfibre cloth....no streaks/haze, etc. Just crystal clean and brings back a mirror finish
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