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Old 11-02-2011, 08:36 PM   #16
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wipe w/s with alcohol using paper towels or clean soft cloth. Apply Rain-X with damp cloth or sponge (not same sponge used to apply water) wet w/shield with a lot of clean water. may take couple dips into water (bucket) to wet w/shield thoroughly---some larger cars/suv's have huge windshields. Squeegie off w/shield. Sorry so many steps, but found by trial and error best way too prevent streaking

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Old 11-02-2011, 08:47 PM   #17
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How to get Rain-X off w/alcohol? Have to give this one some thought. Will post suggestio(s) Thurs. Bed time for me. recovering from serious heart surgury. been up since 4:30am Eastern daylight saving time
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wipe w/s with alcohol using paper towels or clean soft cloth. Apply Rain-X with damp cloth or sponge (not same sponge used to apply water) wet w/shield with a lot of clean water. may take couple dips into water (bucket) to wet w/shield thoroughly---some larger cars/suv's have huge windshields. Squeegie off w/shield. Sorry so many steps, but found by trial and error best way too prevent streaking
Should I apply the alcohol on to the paper towel directly? Or spray it on the w/s w/ a spray bottle?
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Old 11-02-2011, 08:53 PM   #19
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Your choice!!!!!!!
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Old 11-02-2011, 08:59 PM   #20
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How to get Rain-X off w/alcohol? Have to give this one some thought. Will post suggestio(s) Thurs. Bed time for me. recovering from serious heart surgury. been up since 4:30am Eastern daylight saving time
I'll wait to hear from you. Thanks ! Also let me know what type of sponges and if that matters.
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Old 11-02-2011, 08:59 PM   #21
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Coca-Cola. I'm tellin' how to clean the glass. Use Coca-Cola.
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Old 11-02-2011, 09:16 PM   #22
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Works on the battery terminals for sure!

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Coca-Cola can also get chewing gum out of your kids hair, it will shine your car tires, and it cures diarrhea.

You young guys don't know nothin'.
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Coca-cola it's great stuff they even wrote a book on all the uses...even better with some captain
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Old 11-03-2011, 07:57 AM   #25
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I bought Rain-X windshield wipers for my truck, work wonderfully and they didn't care that the windshield was filthy either. No actual Rain-X applied.
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good to know, thanks. come in winter wiper blades? lot's of snow in the north country
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Old 11-03-2011, 02:13 PM   #27
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Snow? What's that? Definitely not a south Texas thing.
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Old 11-03-2011, 02:23 PM   #28
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Have you tried Dawn (or insert brand) dish soap? At least twice I year I clean all the cars in the home fleet with Dawn and then put a coat of wax on them. Dawn removes all grease, oil and contaiminants from a cars paint. It also removes any wax currently on the paint, so if you use it you need to rewax. I would imagine that Dawn would take the Rain-x off the windshield, no problem.

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I'll never buy a Rain X product. Lol
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Old 11-03-2011, 03:20 PM   #30
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The Rain X rep told me to use Rain-X Xtreme Clean or soft scrub. What if I use just a standard window cleaner like Stoner invisible Glass? Any big difference?

Or they told me to try Soft Scrub with NO bleach (Product will not state no bleach, you need to purchase the one that will state "With Baking Soda Cleanser" or
"Lemon Cleanser"

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