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Old 09-14-2014, 06:32 PM   #1
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Question Bug issue

We took a trip out to Mt Rushmore. Western South Dakota must have the most bugs I think. We cannot get all the bugs off the RV. We have tried everything but nothing seems to work very well. In small areas damp dryer sheets work very well. Our Class C Jayco Greyhawk has a large area over the truck that is hard to clean with dryer sheets. Any suggestions from anyone about this all to common problem that is driving us crazy. There must be something to clean large areas!

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I use acetone for large areas. Just be careful over any decals because the acetone can cause them to discolor

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Old 09-14-2014, 06:53 PM   #3
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Turtle wax bug and tar remover is the best I have seen just follow directions.We had about a million grass hoppers on front of motor home works really well.

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Get a spray can on Scrubbing Bubbles.........s0ray it down then wash with soap within about 30 minutes.
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Dryer sheets also make a good scrubber.
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I thought there was another thread somewhere on irv2 where it was noted Thetford makes a great bug remover product
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Old 09-15-2014, 05:09 AM   #7
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Get a spray can on Scrubbing Bubbles.........s0ray it down then wash with soap within about 30 minutes.

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Scrubbing Bubbles worked great for my fiberglass front end. Also did great job on black streaks.

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Old 05-08-2015, 05:07 PM   #9
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A little late now, but I have read to use baby oil on the front surfaces. Bugs will wipe off easily. I will be trying that.
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The foaming bath cleaner from the Dollar Tree works well costs $1.00 + tax.
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I just got on to this from my neighbor. Spray a little Simple Green and wipe with this cloth and the bugs literally fall off. I have even used this cloth with straight water with amazing success. It does not harm the painted finnish or wax. Pretty pricey for a dish rag but it really works.
I put the cloth over my extend a brush to do the windshield and bingo, a couple of swipes and bugs be gone.

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Bounce dryer sheets wet gets the bugs off easily.
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