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Old 03-26-2013, 11:15 PM   #15
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I purchased Adams VRT, Came with a DVD. Applied as directed looked great until I had to drive in the rain... so no pics.
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Old 03-27-2013, 12:35 AM   #16
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Take it to the dealer. Mine is being replaced by the dealer for a similar issue
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Old 03-27-2013, 03:33 AM   #17
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Use Garry Dean's Infinite Use Detail Juice on the hood when there is a stain. I use this after bird poop removal.

Also. I use the pool dry or sheet dry method when washing it. That is I dry the hood with water and not a towel. If there is residual water I use my car only leaf blower to blow it dry. My wrap looks incredible.


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Old 03-27-2013, 03:34 AM   #18
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I purchased Adams VRT, Came with a DVD. Applied as directed looked great until I had to drive in the rain... so no pics.
I use VRT every month or so applied with an auto detailing sponge. Sparingly. With the hood released so I don't get it on the paint.


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Old 03-27-2013, 03:35 AM   #19
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Just remove it, you will like it so much better.
Keep it. Don't remove it.


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Old 03-27-2013, 03:51 AM   #20
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I keep a bottle of turtle ice spray and clean terry cloth with me. Any kind of stain gets on the paint , i spray and wripe. There is no build up on edge of vinyl and paint. Vinyl and paint are always looking good. Try it , i promise you will like it.


Turtle Wax Ice for vinyl works on mine! Four and a half months and still looks new.

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Old 03-27-2013, 06:00 AM   #21
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My dealer took my wrap off the hood before I saw the car for the first time. They said it was too hard to keep clean. I have to say I would have done the same thing myself. Why cover up the blue ray paint?
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Old 03-27-2013, 10:37 AM   #22
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someone here suggested dr. beasley's on a different thread, purchased and does a great job.

when I first got mine it rained and got soaked on the highway and didn't wash until that weekend but in between i took a new microfiber cloth and water and just sprayed water on the vinyl and with back and forth motions removed all the water spots, dirt, and stains. Originally i thought (thanks to my co-workers) it was going to be permanent damage but nope came right off - still bought the beasley products.
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Old 03-27-2013, 11:09 AM   #23
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I removed mine... I could not maintain the FLAT look. Many products will clean it but they ALL add some shine. (It did not have the FLAT look even with two different "matte" only products)

Even the soap you use to wash the car if it has ANY glossifiers at all the wrap will begin to look splotchy.

The ISP solution will work temporarily but it will eventually dry out the vinyl and lead to cracking.

If you can live with a "little" shine then many of the methods in this thread will work.
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Old 03-27-2013, 11:13 AM   #24
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Tell me if I'm correct here. The pollen isn't embedded into the wrap, right? You're seeing the scratches from someone writing that on the hood while it was dirty? If it's scratched, I'm not sure if anything will remove it since it's vinyl. Maybe try some sort of vinyl treatment or follow the instructions on this video from Adams.

http://www.adamsforums.com/forums/ge...ions/12124.htm
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Old 03-27-2013, 11:23 AM   #25
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Take it to the dealer. Mine is being replaced by the dealer for a similar issue
Perfect advice, I wouldn't mess with it. Just going to end up not being cost effective on your end.
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Old 03-27-2013, 11:35 AM   #26
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^^^ Follow this, it is money for matte stripes, aka your hood. I removed fairly heavy water spots off my moms when she picked it up, now they look brand new.
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Old 03-27-2013, 11:54 AM   #27
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Try this.. I use it for mine and it works wonders... Removes oily hand print on mine with ease and works for the rest of the car... Just don't let it touch the windows
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Old 03-27-2013, 12:49 PM   #28
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Try this.. I use it for mine and it works wonders... Removes oily hand print on mine with ease and works for the rest of the car... Just don't let it touch the windows
Does it make the hood shinny, or does it keep it flat / matte looking?
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