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Old 09-12-2015, 04:04 PM   #1
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Question Dirty RV?

Our 2006 Navion has black smudge-like marks on the sides. I'm trying to remove them before waxing, but nothing I've tried works. Maybe it's not cleanable? Could they be rubbed out? Forget waxing?
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I know this may sound a little crazy, but have you tried the Magic Eraser? I have used one of remove stubborn spots in the past. The other thing I have used was some rubbing compound.
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Old 09-12-2015, 09:51 PM   #3
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a good polish should clean it up prior to putting on sealer or wax
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Old 09-12-2015, 10:01 PM   #4
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Try Gel Gloss. It's both a cleaner and a wax. Bugs, Black streaks, grim....Never a problem.
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Old 09-12-2015, 10:48 PM   #5
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Since you are going to be waxing the coach after removing the black streaks try some Xtreme Clean.

After you get the black streaks removed apply a coat of Rejex to the coach.

You can buy both of these products online.

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Meguiars Flagship Premium Cleaner Wax. Easy on easy off.

Amazon.com: Meguiar's M6132 Flagship Premium Cleaner/Wax - 32 oz.: Automotive
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Have you tried 409 or crazy cleaner?
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If they are the common black streaks, try lysol basin, tub and tile cleaner with a mr clean magic eraser sponge. You will wipe them away instead of scrubbing.
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To revive a slightly old thread. Does anyone recommend one of these two products? Same brand just one says heavy duty and black streaks.

Amazon.com: Gel-Gloss RV Wash and Wax - 32 oz.: Automotive

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...=ATVPDKIKX0DER
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I use Bar Keepers Friend. I haven't found anything it wont take off. I always wash and wax just after using Bar Keepers Friend.
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I use collinite fleetwax. After a basic wash fleetwax has a bit of a compound action to it and it removes black streaks as well as rust stains and light scratches. it's pricy (I pay about $65 per half gallon liquid- the paste is great too just use a damp rag to apply) but unmatched for speed and effectiveness. For max shine and longevity follow up the next day with a coat of collinite insulator wax.
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To revive a slightly old thread. Does anyone recommend one of these two products? Same brand just one says heavy duty and black streaks.

Amazon.com: Gel-Gloss RV Wash and Wax - 32 oz.: Automotive

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...=ATVPDKIKX0DER
I have used the Gel Gloss RV Wash and Wax. I think Meguiar's Gold Wash Shampoo does just as good. I buy it by the gallon at Costco. I have not used Gel Gloss Rv Cleaner and Wax.
http://www.amazon.com/Meguiars-G7164...ds=Meguiar%27s
Just as an adder I use Meguiar's Flagship Premium Cleaner Wax on my MH a couple of times a years. The sixteen year old MH still has a nice shine to it.
http://www.amazon.com/Meguiars-M6132...60_SR96%2C160_
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I use Finish Kare #2180 as a cleaner and a protectant.

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http://www.amazon.com/15oz-Finish-Ka.../dp/B002NZQWRA
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