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Unread 04-07-2010, 04:22 PM   #1
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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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Unread 04-07-2010, 04:47 PM   #2
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stop parkin under trees lol
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Unread 04-07-2010, 04:57 PM   #3
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i live in the woods, i hear bug and sap remover or goo gone works best
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Unread 04-07-2010, 10:18 PM   #4
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Wash it and use a clay bar with detail spray.
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Unread 04-15-2010, 09:33 AM   #5
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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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Unread 04-16-2010, 06:51 AM   #6
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Soap and water work best on tree sap!
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Unread 04-16-2010, 08:04 AM   #7
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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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