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Old 01-07-2008, 09:50 AM   #15
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I use Mr. Clean on the car/s, but felt the MH would overwhelm the little bugger.

I wash with Turtle Wax Wash N Wax, rinse, and use a California blade on an extension handle to remove most of the water. I got a nice soft bristle truck brush from the J since I am so vertically-challenged. I then use an Absorber to wipe down the windows and wheels. It takes about one hour to do the rig.

This year I intend to try a pump sprayer with a couple of gallons of distilled water for that final, spot free rinse to see if it works.

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Old 01-07-2008, 06:36 PM   #16
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I gave up on the Mr. Clean as it couldn't deal with my hard water. I found that I fill the coach's water tank with RO water and by using a addaptor fitting, I am able to use the ouside shower -connected to a garden hose to give the coach a spot free rinse.

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Old 01-07-2008, 10:03 PM   #17
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<BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Route 66:
I had excellent results using the Mr. Clean spot free rinse, but did NOT use the Mr. Clean soap.

I used a regular car wash soap and the Swobbit, rinsing with plain water, then rinsing with the spot free rinse.

It was quite spot free. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>Same here. It didn't take long to realize that the soap was causing far more problems than the soft rinse was fixing.

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Old 01-10-2008, 05:22 AM   #18
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If you follow the directions given by "BigRedLancer" above, and do one side of the motorhome at a time, it comes out great. I have even used a power-washer with the Mr. Clean soap and it did a great job. The key to it looking good is to make sure you wash all of the soap off, then with the filter, wash all of the hard water off.
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Old 01-13-2008, 06:07 AM   #19
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I use the Mr. Clean de-ionize sprayer as a final rinse with Turtle Wax Car Wash in the beginning. Do any of you use soft water as a rinse? I was wondering if that might do the same as the Mr. Clean? I have had real good results with the Mr. Clean, but the spray is so fine it is hard to get the cap and upper parts.
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I recently washed the MH with the Mr.Clean kit. I used a soft bristle brush on a long pole to lightly scrub the sides of the coach. I must say, I'm impressed with the spot free rinse, it worked very well and left a nice spot free shine.. The only drawback is see is that I wished the water filter latsted longer.
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I use the Mr. Clean only for rinsing after I have washed my coach. I have tried long handled swobs, brushes and the roof is the most difficult to reach across. I came across the Black & Decker Cordless 18-Volt Power Scrubber and it is extendable to 13 feet and now I can wash a large area without moving my ladder around the coach.

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