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409 Fever 04-30-2019 06:11 PM

Advice Wanted: Matte Black
 
Hi,
I shouldn't have done it but took my Shaker to the dealer for service.
When I got her home I see oil on the shaker scoop and black spoiler.
Just where the tech touched it with a rag or hand...

Any ideas on how to easily remove the stain before I put on Areo 303?

Thanks!

YellowDuc 04-30-2019 07:47 PM

Try Dr. Beasley’s. I used it on my matte motorcycle all the time, with good results.

White R/T 04-30-2019 11:18 PM

I would use charcoal lighter fluid.

A Guy 05-01-2019 12:37 AM

Something paint safe like Gyeon Prep would likely work

A Guy

hemi4us 05-01-2019 01:35 AM

simple green

Rob446 05-01-2019 05:31 AM

Super Clean will do it. I buy it in gallon container then mix up 2 spray bottles. One mixed 1 part Super Clean & 1 part water, the other 1 part Super Clean & 3 parts water. One or the other works well for most cleaning situations.

409 Fever 05-01-2019 04:03 PM

Thanks for the replies!
i was hoping to use something i already have on hand....

Called the dealer and they said glass cleaner?
not sure if that is a good route or not.

I have rubbing alcohol, WD 40, brake cleaner, dawn, and carb cleaner and most other cleaners on hand.
Also the Areo 303...

Thoughts?

MEKrunner 05-02-2019 01:22 PM

I was going to suggest PineSol, but Dawn dish washing soap would be a safe thing to try.

I would be afraid to use brake cleaner or a carb cleaner. You don't want to tarnish the paint.

MiHiHemi 05-02-2019 02:50 PM

Tub-O-Towels is great for that. Safely cleans much more than just hands. Took some tar off my fender like a charm.

Rob446 05-02-2019 03:26 PM

I would go with the Dawn.


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