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Old 10-06-2013, 06:03 PM   #1
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Removing water stain from headliner

Does anyone have a solution to remove water stain from headliner?
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Old 10-06-2013, 06:40 PM   #2
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Home Its a remover in a spray bottle. I found it at Lowes. Reasonable success. Let it sit and then I used a softish bristle brush followed by a towel. Not perfect but 90% better......
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Old 10-06-2013, 06:46 PM   #3
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Welcome!

I have used a commercial product, but the name escapes me. Was clorine based and a breathing hazard. Sprayed it on, leave it sit overnight, scrubb it off. Bad stains took multiple applications but it removed all of the easy and 90% of the worst.

If you do a search here you will find multiple threads and multiple solutions and products.
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Old 10-06-2013, 06:57 PM   #4
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Thanks! Will let you know how it works.
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Old 10-06-2013, 07:04 PM   #5
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I have heard of people using hydrogen peroxide
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Old 10-06-2013, 07:04 PM   #6
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Used the upholstery tool from our hot water carpet cleaner worked well
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Old 10-06-2013, 07:19 PM   #7
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Also looking for something. I though water was coming in where I had installed and removed solar panels, but, on re-caulking and further inspection, determined it was coming in through the joint where the exterior wall and roof meet. Had not looked at that for a while! Fixed that today!

I used laundry Spot Remover on my slide trim upholstery water stain and the upholstered, chair and it did fair, but it was a lot of work!

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Old 10-07-2013, 12:47 AM   #8
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fortex carpet spot remover get at lowes work great spray it on wait 10 minutes blot off excess and gone worked great for us.
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Old 10-13-2013, 08:24 PM   #10
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If it a fabric headliner, then buy "PROXY" at a janitorial service store. Just spay it on (follow instructions) leave it (DO NOT scrub it).Some times a second application is required if the stain is really bad. The stain will disappear. I've used it a couple of time and it works great.
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