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Stubborn water spots are gone...

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Used various pads & compounds/polishes etc a few days ago & they did nothing... Oh great, they're etched into the paint...

Today I tried a dab of Meguairs PlastX on a MF wrapped around a fingertip & they completely disappeared with hardly any effort. Totally impressed.
 

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They reappeared...
 

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i noticed on mine the front 2 pillars where its black have some that just refuse to go away, water sport remover etc nothing worked on them , gave up
 

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Meguairs Detailing Spray works wonders. I use it multiple times a week as a quick clean.
 

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+1 for the scratch X ont he front black plastic pillars, took the water spots off , then waxed them good, hopefully reduce they coming back
 

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If they are etched into the clear coat, a paint correction is really the only answer.
 

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I did paint correction and 0000 steel wool on the glass and got rid of all water spots. Drove me frigging nuts. I just bought and installed a DI water system just for the cars. Bad Ass….can air dry with zero spots!
 

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I did paint correction and 0000 steel wool on the glass and got rid of all water spots. Drove me frigging nuts. I just bought and installed a DI water system just for the cars. Bad Ass….can air dry with zero spots!
Share the details on that water system!
 

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I did paint correction and 0000 steel wool on the glass and got rid of all water spots. Drove me frigging nuts. I just bought and installed a DI water system just for the cars. Bad Ass….can air dry with zero spots!
Steel wool on the glass is amazing. The next time it rains it’s like the glass is coated…the water blows off so easy you barely even need the wipers.
 

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000 steel wool works great for chrome also.
 

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#000 will leave micro-marring. #0000 will not.
 



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