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Old 11-17-2013, 09:02 AM   #16
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Painting a smooth fiberglass door


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I have seen mineral spirits mentioned multiple times via a search. Also I found this, http://www.masonite.com/pdf/finishin...tentrytear.pdf. My door is Masonite brand.


Interesting. As long as you wash it thoroughly the second time it looks like it would be fine. I have just always been taught not to use it for a cleaner, and some primers like the XIM mentioned in a previous post, specifically say in the specs Not to use mineral spirits for cleaning.

Also, the system in the link doesn't include the use of a primer.
An easy way to be sure would be to ask a SW rep where you bought the primer about cleaning instructions for that specific product.

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Mineral spirits also seems counter productive to me. It seems like it could cause more problems than it will solve.

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