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Old 06-26-2010, 05:31 PM   Thread Starter #1
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Default Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

ive tried every glass cleaner and scrubbed hard used wax even clay bar didnt work ?? id just smash my windows but then ill have to re tint and its just gonna happen again
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

Distilled white vinegar , that's what I use. Works great on car finish too, just need to wax after.
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

I use dish detergent whenever I wash my car, so every spot there is comes off.
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Old 06-27-2010, 09:49 PM   Thread Starter #4
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

so distilled vinegar or dish detergent alright guys ill give it a shot
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^^ Results??
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

are u sure also that they arent smudges on the inside...
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

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^^ Results??
My vinegar solution works.
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

yeah im positive its the outside..i tired the vinegar and it didnt work and i scrubbed
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

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yeah im positive its the outside..i tired the vinegar and it didnt work and i scrubbed
Always works for me, try clay bar.
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Old 06-29-2010, 08:23 PM   Thread Starter #10
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

i tried clay bar back a few months ago and to take the smudge of pfff took forever but didnt take much off..this might sound silly but can u wet sand windows just like they do with headlights to clear them up?
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i tried clay bar back a few months ago and to take the smudge of pfff took forever but didnt take much off..this might sound silly but can u wet sand windows just like they do with headlights to clear them up?
ahh, nooo, you'll scratch it.
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Old 06-30-2010, 10:35 PM   Thread Starter #12
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

i figured that dumb question thought id ask?
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Default Re: Anyone know how to remove water spots/stains on windows?

Try your windshield fluid. Thats what its used for, to clean spots and other crap off. Should of been your 1st thought.
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Try your windshield fluid. Thats what its used for, to clean spots and other crap off. Should of been your 1st thought.
Sounds like he has a severe case of water spots, the kind that people ignore for a while and then they get really bad. They may never come out dude.
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A little bit of rubbing alcohol and about 3 times the water. Mix it in a spray bottle and that's my 2 cents on this topic.

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