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How do you clean your Buffer Pads

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by Barbaro, Jan 4, 2012.

  1. Barbaro

    Barbaro [OP] Active Member

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    Recently got a Griot's 6in DA Orbital. Came with 3 pads. Highly recommend this buffer.:D

    But how do I get the polish and wax out of them?

    Don't want to buy "pad cleaner" looking for a home remedy. Any ideas?:confused:
     
  2. bjmoose

    bjmoose Bullwinkle J. Moose

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    My buffer has terrycloth covers that I simply throw in the washing machine.

    And welcome to TW. :)
     
  3. Barbaro

    Barbaro [OP] Active Member

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    Thanks for the warm welcome.

    These pads are foam.
     
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    jackhart Well-Known Member

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    the foam pads are washable. says so right on the product description.
     
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    fishntaco Well-Known Member

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    Spray with an all purpose cleaner and let sit. Then rinse out in the sink. Sometimes you can use Dawn but make sure that you rinse all of it out.
     
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    PolishAndWax.com Well-Known Member Vendor

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    Just use an APC and rinse thoroughly.
     
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