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Old 04-17-2008, 11:15 AM
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Need to remove wax residue from moulding on doors

I just picked up my new X5 and I noticed that there is some wax residue on the door mouldings. What is the best way to reove this? Thanks
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Old 04-17-2008, 02:13 PM
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Good old plastic eraser (architect erasers work really well too).

Give it a good rub. Worked for me.
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Old 04-17-2008, 02:21 PM
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This is what i use for just this kind of thing. I works great at removing the residue and dressing up the molding and on the OUTSIDE of the vehicle.

http://www.autogeek.net/lexsprayvin.html
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You can use 50/50 mix of Isopropyl Alcohol and water(distilled preferred but not necessary) or use Acryl-Safe cleaner/solvent you can buy this at an auto parts store. Make sure it's safe for plastic/rubber etc don't use prep-sol on rubber. Alternatively, try smooth peanut butter or Avon Skin So Soft. I have even used WD-40 on a rag.
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