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post #1 of 7 Old 04-07-2010, 03:22 PM Thread Starter
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Tree Sap Attacks

best way to remove tree sap from my Jeep? no garage and dont feel like covering the jeep all the time with a cover

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post #2 of 7 Old 04-07-2010, 03:47 PM
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stop parkin under trees lol

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post #3 of 7 Old 04-07-2010, 03:57 PM Thread Starter
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i live in the woods, i hear bug and sap remover or goo gone works best
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post #4 of 7 Old 04-07-2010, 09:18 PM
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Wash it and use a clay bar with detail spray.
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post #5 of 7 Old 04-15-2010, 08:33 AM
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My XJ got covered in tree sap last fall (on the hood, roof, side, rear window, and plastic bumper caps.) I tried Dawn, Goo Gone, and at least one tar/sap/grease remover. Nothing worked.

Then I used 90% Isopropyl alcohol. It melted the sap and it wiped right off!!

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post #6 of 7 Old 04-16-2010, 05:51 AM
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Soap and water work best on tree sap!
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post #7 of 7 Old 04-16-2010, 07:04 AM
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Clay bar, bug tar remover, if all else fails alcohol. Just keep in mind the tool you use for removal... a nice microfiber cloth won't mess up the paint too bad. And anything that will remove tree sap, especially dried tree sap, will also remove your wax, so wax it up good when you're done.

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