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Old 10-13-2017, 12:16 PM   #15
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Wash and wax works great.
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Anyone use Elbow Greese ! It works but takes awhile
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Old 10-13-2017, 01:19 PM   #17
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There is no magic way to get bugs off the front of the coach. Just wash them off, wash, rinse, wash rinse, wash rinse. Just keep washing until it comes clean. If you want to make cleaning the bugs off easier, you have to apply some type of coating, be it wax, Pledge, 303 or any other protectorant.

Before each trip (from home) I apply one of the things mentioned above to the front of the coach. If it's a long trip, I'll reapply a few times. When the front end has some protection on it, it will easily come clean with soap and water, or you can simply reapply one of the products above and it will easily come clean.

I can apply 303 or Pledge in about 10 minutes before a trip. Those 10 minutes are WELL worth the time it saves to clean the coach when it's not protected.
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Old 10-13-2017, 04:28 PM   #18
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Yep and remove all your wax too all in one easy step.
I have the 3M clear shield on my front so no wax.
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Old 10-13-2017, 04:41 PM   #19
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Pledge furniture polish was pretty popular on fiberglass boats several years ago.
I never used it, but my brother used it quite a bit back then. The problem, on his boat, was that after applying a good coating of Pledge, any dust that blew by, stuck to the fiberglass.

I suppose that applying to the front of a MH just before hitting the road might make it easy to get bugs off, once you are at your destination.

Might Pledge furniture polish cause some type of damage when using on a long-term basis (yellowing or deterioration of paint)?
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Old 10-13-2017, 05:08 PM   #20
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Anybody got any good ideas on how to get bugs off the front of your motorhome? I tried the dryer sheets but they wouldn't get them all off. I have seen where others use WD40, but I'm afraid that might hurt the finish. Any more ideas?
I've been using WD40 on all kinds of painted surfaces- metal , plastic, formica, doesn't matter , for over 40 years and have never had a problem... Ever... Removes tar , bugs, oil spots, permanent marker, etc. Mineral spirits works great too. Just make sure you use "mineral spirits" and NOT lacquer thinner.
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Old 10-13-2017, 06:47 PM   #21
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After you get the bugs off apply Rejex and the bugs will come off easy. Rejex also sells a cleaner Xtreme Clean.





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X2 on the Rejex! Makes it sooo easy to clean them off once it has been treated.
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Old 10-13-2017, 07:43 PM   #22
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Bug Magic. I bought it from the Tiffin Camp store. Darnedest stuff I've seen. Pretty much just melts them away. Easy.
Not cheap, but good stuff.
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The day I read this I ordered it. Received it today. For those that say there isn't a magic solution that works haven't tried this. I used it on an area I had already scrubbed after getting home from the last trip. The bugs/crap that was left was on there good. Sprayed this on, left it for about 30 seconds and wiped them right off. Great stuff! Thanks for posting this.
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Old 10-13-2017, 07:50 PM   #23
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I just used Bugs n all. I loved it. Took the bugs off, worked on a diesel stain and some old glue residue.
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Old 10-13-2017, 08:26 PM   #24
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Spit! Well sometimes. I use Pledge and Rejex on my Beechcraft Bonanza and even a 200 MPH Grasshopper comes off fairly easy.
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Bug splayts removal

I've found after several years of travel that to remove bug splatters, a dryer sheet (Bounce), works wonders. Wet the dryer sheet, wipe off the bugs, and wash with your favorite wash/wax product. The bug remains just seem to dissolve without harming the paint/vinyl surface. Works for me! Even the worst Florida Love Bug infestation is easily removed with this process. Works even on painted surface or clear vinyl covering.
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The day I read this I ordered it. Received it today. For those that say there isn't a magic solution that works haven't tried this. I used it on an area I had already scrubbed after getting home from the last trip. The bugs/crap that was left was on there good. Sprayed this on, left it for about 30 seconds and wiped them right off. Great stuff! Thanks for posting this.


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Bugs N All foiled up by Rejex ! Try it you'lllll likeeeee itt !
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