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Old 04-28-2016, 07:34 PM   #1
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Stain Removed

Have light brown carpet and have a big stain
And can not get it out tried every thing. I got
stain remover from Home Dep. that did not work.
I think it a water stain but its real dark brown.
Got a carpet machine that did not work. Need help

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Old 04-28-2016, 07:49 PM   #2
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I have had very good luck with the big yellow can of spray "Tuff Stuff" that you can find at just about every store! It was the only thing I found to get out fifth wheel grease out of cloth coverings on my seats in my semi that the mech's tracked in. Worth a try, follow the directions on the can!

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Old 04-28-2016, 08:02 PM   #3
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Try Folex. Impressive stuff. It has removed every stain I've put it on so far. It's on Amazon.
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Old 04-29-2016, 04:05 AM   #4
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Have you tried Oxyclean? It has worked well for me in the past.

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Old 04-29-2016, 05:43 AM   #5
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Laundry Presoak

Laundry presoak cheap and worked for us.
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Old 04-29-2016, 06:50 AM   #6
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Ditto on Tuf Stuff....miracle drug. I have also use carb cleaner spray on carpets.....also a miracle drug on polyester carpets lifting grease that carpet cleaners won't touch.
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I've had great luck on tough stains using oxyclean and a steam cleaner with an agitator. I usually rent one from the grocery store.
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Old 04-29-2016, 05:11 PM   #8
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oxy magic works wonder without any bleach. i pick it up at lowes
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Old 04-29-2016, 05:36 PM   #9
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Waterless hand cleaner. I tracked in asphalt sealer from the door to the driver's seat. Got it all out with no discoloration of the carpet.
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Old 04-29-2016, 05:39 PM   #10
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Try Folex. Impressive stuff. It has removed every stain I've put it on so far. It's on Amazon.
Home Depot and I think Wal*Mart too.
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Old 04-29-2016, 05:46 PM   #11
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Get some dark brown carpet dye. 😜

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Spot shot is my go to but it's hard to find these days.

Biggest trick in cars is using brake cleaner if ithe material is color fast.

Soak and use paper towels to soak up grease.

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