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post #1 of 23 (permalink) Old 02-27-2011, 01:26 AM Thread Starter
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HARD water marks on windows

I have tried everything. All the home made remedies. ive tried mineral spirits, goof off, lemon juice, vinegar, lemon and vinegar, steel wool even. nothing helped. is there a product that will get rid off this? Im getting the truck painted soon and i want her to look awesome.

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post #2 of 23 (permalink) Old 02-27-2011, 05:12 AM
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Re: HARD water marks on windows

I think you might have to wet sand with a 1500+ grit sand paper then use a polisher to buff it back out
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I think you might have to wet sand with a 1500+ grit sand paper then use a polisher to buff it back out
Yikes!

I bought me some Metal Wax to do the same thing, Haven't tried it yet, when I do I will post back..

But check this out for reference
http://www.youtube.com/user/metalwax.../0/MUCvRVX5W00

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Can you buy the metal wax at home depot or a store like that? It looks like is works wonders!!!

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Re: HARD water marks on windows

Or DP ( Detailers Pride) High Performance Glass Restorer. Lots of elbow grease or a machine, but it worked for me.

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Re: HARD water marks on windows

I used a buffing compound on my windows and it worked

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Can you buy the metal wax at home depot or a store like that? It looks like is works wonders!!!
Nope, But real quick and easy online

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rubbing alcohol and steel wool worked wonders on mine.

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i havent tried that combo yet, ill give it a go tomorrow.

Thanks man!!

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no problem! make sure the rubbing alcohol isnt gonna hurt your tints first though

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