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streaks down door..

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by metrick1215, Oct 19, 2013.

  1. Oct 19, 2013 at 7:20 PM
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    metrick1215

    metrick1215 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ive tried the search function but i cant find what im looking for...

    Everytime i wash my truck it looks great..for a day.. then i start to see some streaks down the side of the doors and i see them down the back window.. its almost like its just water streaks but it doesnt come off with just a rinse.. (even after a wax) it almost seems like its coming from the rubber on the door and around the windows of the truck.. No streaks on hood, fenders, or bed...

    any way i can prevent this or stop it from doing it to begin with..
     
  2. Oct 19, 2013 at 7:24 PM
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    MGMTacolover55

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    Try turtle wax ice car wash. Also get some spray detailer and wipe down your truck with it and a microfiber cloth and you should be good
     
  3. Oct 19, 2013 at 7:27 PM
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    NorCalTRD

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    certain spots are notorious for leakin water after a wash. Like the mirrors and the edges of the bed that wrap over the painted metal.
     
  4. Oct 19, 2013 at 7:30 PM
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    AR15xAR10

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    I see the same thing on my father's white tacoma. I just wash in crack of the access cab windows really good an get in there with a soft brush makes it a little better but i'm pretty sure it is the coating of the edge of the glass and the sealant that holds the window in. I have not found a solution i just clean and clean.
     
  5. Oct 19, 2013 at 7:31 PM
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    AR15xAR10

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    It is really bad after a hard couple of rains but by then it is time for a wash anyway lol.
     
  6. Oct 19, 2013 at 7:39 PM
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    metrick1215

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    This is my first white vehicle so it may have always happened to me (first toyota was grey, second was dark blue, honda was green) I just hate how noticable it is.. I will try the Spray detailer next time.. i need to give it a good waxing before winter gets here...
     
  7. Oct 19, 2013 at 9:00 PM
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    AR15xAR10

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    I don't see it as much on my indigo ink pearl (dark blue) but i can feel it is there. It happens. I just carry a bottle of mother's quick detailer for bird crap anyway and it removes it without any residue or hassle.
     
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