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    Default best cleaner to clean plastics?

    after machine polishing a few times i had alot of compand that had sprayed onto my plastics, but no mater what i seem to use it doesnt all come off

    what is the best stuff to clean the grills and plastics?
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    i find an all purpose cleaner worked in with a brush tends to do the trick, you will need to rewax afterward though.

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    try spray window cleaner!... i use it to clean the dash(different plastic i know) and it works great.

    al.

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    try smooth peanut butter

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    Give wd40 a go worked a treat on my mates tired black plastic that was turning white, still shiny after a few months. We just speayed on cloth and rubbed on.

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    cheers lads!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Al 22 dti View Post
    try spray window cleaner!... i use it to clean the dash(different plastic i know) and it works great.

    al.
    Yea AG Fast Glass with a tooth brush if its textured plastic would be my recommendation.

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    +1 for peanut butter

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    Think I'd be inclined to try the faithful sonus tyre and trim, though some of the above sound good - and cheaper. Particularly like the WD40 and peanut butter. Used WD debadging car, must try the peanut butter sometime.

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