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Starbucks + Wife= Help Needed

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by judd94, Nov 28, 2010.

  1. Nov 28, 2010 at 2:43 PM
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    judd94

    judd94 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ok so my wife had a tray of some starbucks and it tipped into drivers seat. just a bit of a couple drinks spilled but it was enough. my wet okoles and weathertechs saved my ass big time. got must of it up. what was left drained down by the tilt hinges and dripped onto the weathertechs. i just got my money back on those investments.
    Problem-- some coffee absorbed into the fabric on both sides at the hinges. i took out my seat and somewhat took my seat apart. foam ok. i tried some oxyxlean laundry stuff and rinsed. stain is gone BUT still have a little coffee odor. should i spray some odor remover or reclean with something else?
     
  2. Nov 28, 2010 at 2:47 PM
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    mike686

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    Sooner or later the smell with dissipate I wouldn't be too worried
     
  3. Nov 28, 2010 at 2:50 PM
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    fletch aka

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    I like Febreze.
     
  4. Nov 28, 2010 at 2:52 PM
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    Brunes

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    Yeah...I'd cover it up/deal with it and give it a couple weeks...
     
  5. Nov 28, 2010 at 2:54 PM
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    hogeyphenogey

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    You could try a pet-stain remover. It's designed to remove organic stuff and the smell- so your pet doesn't go there again. Or, in your case, so that your wife will spill coffee in the other seat instead!
     
  6. Nov 28, 2010 at 3:02 PM
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    This isn't going to help much, but when I was used car shopping for my daughter, I came across a Honda that someone had completely covered the seats and floorboard with coffee grounds. I guess they were trying to hide something really stinky. So it gets worse than the smell of coffee.
     
  7. Nov 28, 2010 at 3:35 PM
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    thanks guys. wet okoles and weathertechs saved my ass big time.
     
  8. Nov 28, 2010 at 10:11 PM
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    It's fine that you are trying to clean up your wife's mess......but the real question needs to be asked. How did she get out of the kitchen?
     
  9. Nov 28, 2010 at 10:19 PM
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    That would be to hide the smell of the drugs they were smuggling in the car :spy:
     
  10. Nov 28, 2010 at 10:54 PM
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    Wow ... if my truck didn't smell like old coffee, I'd wonder what was wrong.
     
  11. Dec 26, 2010 at 9:35 PM
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    atleast the smell of coffee is better than the smell of fart like whats in mine :D
     
  12. Dec 26, 2010 at 9:40 PM
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  13. Dec 26, 2010 at 9:43 PM
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    tarheelfan_08

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    Leave your windows cracked for a few days and the smell will begone. And if there is a chance of it raining then get some window rain guards from weathertech

    http://www.weathertech.com/store/product.aspx?ItemGroupId=4

    And if you wife complains about you spending the money to get these then tell her its because she spilled coffee in the truck. Problems solved and you get a cool thing for your truck!
     
  14. Dec 26, 2010 at 10:33 PM
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    i like the smell of coffee
     
  15. Jan 2, 2011 at 8:42 PM
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    the arkitect

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  16. Jan 2, 2011 at 8:50 PM
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    coffee training his wife?
     
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