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Old 07-28-2018, 03:08 PM   #1
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Easier Bug Removal

Pulling our 5íer for 6-weeks and almost 9,000 miles this summer we picked up a few bugs on the front to say the least. While spray on big/tar remover works pretty well, does anyone have any tips for making the process any simpler?

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A really good coat of quality automotive wax

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Old 07-28-2018, 03:22 PM   #3
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Old 07-28-2018, 05:06 PM   #4
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A really good coat of quality automotive wax

"Bingo" on quality then you'll use less of those dryer sheets!
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Old 07-28-2018, 09:59 PM   #6
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I second the dryer sheets followed by high quality wax so it's easier the next time. Otherwise, the best thing you can do is remove them as soon as possible. Sun baking them only makes it harder to remove. I carry a brush, collapsible bucket, and wash n wax with me so I can wash the front in the campground if we drive through a lot the night before. Then when we get home I use dryer sheets to get what remains.
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I have never heard of drier sheets.

I use "Spray Power" by Crown. Spray it on full strength, and watch the bugs slide off.

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"Totally Awesome" can also be purchased from most Dollar stores. It will remove the wax but the dead bugs and black marks don't stand a chance. It can be diluted also.

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Check out, its much easier and keeps the front much cleaner
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