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New Car Smell

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by tacomathunder, Apr 25, 2012.

  1. Apr 25, 2012 at 9:21 PM
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    tacomathunder

    tacomathunder [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Whats the best way for me to get the new car smell back in my truck??? I miss it lol...

    Oh and buying a new truck isn't an option lol
     
  2. Apr 25, 2012 at 9:23 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    new intiorior
     
  3. Apr 25, 2012 at 9:25 PM
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    tacomathunder

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    lol, well i guess thats not an option for me either lol
     
  4. Apr 25, 2012 at 9:26 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Im out then. THe "New Car" smell, is the out gassing of the fresh plastic/fabric interior, and the adheasives used....
     
  5. Apr 25, 2012 at 9:28 PM
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    tacomathunder

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    i actually didn't know that it was gassing out of the materials...learn something new everyday.....but theres no sprays or anything anyone knows of?
     
  6. Apr 25, 2012 at 9:29 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Thats what a friend of mine told me....I never checked to see if he was correct. That being said, My Wife gets these paper sacks filled with scents. I use the "Fresh Cotton" scent, and it seems to work well.
     
  7. Apr 25, 2012 at 9:29 PM
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    rab89

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    there is definitely "new car smell" air freshners, walmart has them..
     
  8. Apr 25, 2012 at 9:36 PM
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  9. Apr 25, 2012 at 9:49 PM
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    Madjik_Man

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    It's what the dealers use.

    http://www.amazon.com/OZIUM-3-5-OZ-NEW-CAR/dp/B000CSQJOG
     
  10. Apr 25, 2012 at 10:25 PM
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    tacowestley

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    These arent even CLOSE to the new car smell...its more cologney if anything :cool:
     
  11. Apr 29, 2012 at 8:58 PM
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    armyoffoo

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    Air Wick new car smell spray. Put A/C on high and turn off recirculate, then one spray at the toe of the passenger floorboard towards the fan so it goes through the vents. Worked great for getting rid of unwanted smells and smelled like a new car again.
     
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