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Old 07-15-2012, 06:36 PM   #1
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Has anyone tried one of these for getting bug, etc off their vehicles? The Love Bug Eraser - Best Way to Clean Love Bugs off Cars
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Old 07-16-2012, 10:49 PM   #2
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I've used one a couple times--on the RV and the car. It does still require some effort but I think it made the job easier. I was able to be gentle with decals and car finish and still get the bugs off.
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Old 07-22-2012, 11:46 PM   #3
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I have heard of ppl wetting down the front of the vehicle/trailer and using wet dryer sheets to get rid of bugs. I haven't tried it yet but I heard that it is fantastic.
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I have heard of ppl wetting down the front of the vehicle/trailer and using wet dryer sheets to get rid of bugs. I haven't tried it yet but I heard that it is fantastic.
I've used them and they work well. Still takes a bit of elbow grease.
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Warm Soapy water--------------

Warm soapy water, apply let set for 2-3 min's, reapply and let set for 2-3 min's, use sink plastic "TUFFY" to lightly remove the love bugs with more warm soapy water. Will not scratch the surface, use to use the same procedure on a "GOLD WING" windshield with out scratching.
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Old 07-23-2012, 08:46 AM   #6
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We had them so bad going to Chattanooga someone told us to take ice out of the cooler and rub on windshild and front of car and it worked!!!!!
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pour a can of coke on it then rinse with water worked good for me.
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pour a can of coke on it then rinse with water worked good for me.
Just do NOT get it on your paint.
Coke contains acid that will destroy your pain job.
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I have heard of ppl wetting down the front of the vehicle/trailer and using wet dryer sheets to get rid of bugs. I haven't tried it yet but I heard that it is fantastic.
This works for me. I keep several boxes of "Bounce" in the camper for "bug control" (alive and smooshed on the front of the camper)
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Prevention is better than the cure. It sure makes it easier when you have a good coat of wax on the front of your vehicle. I wash my vehicles with a good quality car wash/wax and brush and then if there are stubborn stains, they easily come off when I dry with a microfibre cloth. Unwaxed surfaces, a different story. I did use the dryer sheet technique once or twice and that worked too but with more elbow grease.
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