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So... I have the 'ette seats, SP/PP (leather steering wheel, I think?), wood trim... What products would you recommend for cleaning the interior?

I have Vinylex for the 'ette, and Lexol for the steering wheel... how about the other miscellaneous plastic parts?

What about the wood parts? Do I break out the Lemon Pledge??

What's the best cleaner for the windshield/windows?

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I'm using BMW interior cleaner. Best stuff I've ever used, it's not glossy when used on the dash and it smells good too.

You can use it anywhere you want, leather, dash, plastic etc.

Good stuff :thumb:
 

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Alex Baumann said:
I'm using BMW interior cleaner. Best stuff I've ever used, it's not glossy when used on the dash and it smells good too.

You can use it anywhere you want, leather, dash, plastic etc.

Good stuff :thumb:
That brings up a question... Does Vinylex and Lexol leave a glossy finish? I don't particularly care for a glossy interior...
 

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Pete Teoh said:


That brings up a question... Does Vinylex and Lexol leave a glossy finish? I don't particularly care for a glossy interior...
Vinelyx only does so if you get real generous with the application:)

Haus - I have the Griot's Glass Cleaner and their lint free towels. The cleaner does a nice job but at times it seems like the towel leave a little streaking. Do you use the opposite side of the towel to finish the wipe down?:dunno: Our do you use another type of cloth?
 

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in_d_haus said:


I use one towel to clean and another to dry with.
I've not noticed streaking except when the windshield was hot.
I'll try 2 towel method:thumb:

Do you only use the bluer side? I tried whitish side as final wipe but streaked more:dunno:
 

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Isn't Vinylex = Lexol? The only part of the interior that I have trouble cleaning is the aluminum trim. Very fussy. I have ette as well, and I usually wipe the whole interior with a damp towel, and then use a generous amount of vinylex. But once you get vinylex on, you kinda have to put it on everywhere else, or else it looks like you just dabbed ur interior only in certain spots:confused: .
 

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PM 325xiT said:

I'll try 2 towel method:thumb:

Do you only use the bluer side? I tried whitish side as final wipe but streaked more:dunno:
I've found the lint free towles to be hard to hold so I unfold them and wad them up for use so I can't say I use one side versus the other....I'll test it out tonight! :thumb: (just another excuse to clean...not like I need one)
 

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KP said:
Isn't Vinylex = Lexol? The only part of the interior that I have trouble cleaning is the aluminum trim. Very fussy. I have ette as well, and I usually wipe the whole interior with a damp towel, and then use a generous amount of vinylex. But once you get vinylex on, you kinda have to put it on everywhere else, or else it looks like you just dabbed ur interior only in certain spots:confused: .
The Lexol company makes Vinylex... it's essentially Lexol for Vinyl surfaces.
 

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I've found the lint free towles to be hard to hold so I unfold them and wad them up for use so I can't say I use one side versus the other....I'll test it out tonight! :thumb: (just another excuse to clean...not like I need one)
Practice for the //M:dunno:

Sounds like you have Alee-itis:D But here's nothing wrong with that;)

Look forward to your results.
 

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For the interior vinyl and wood I just wipe it down with H2O. Treat the vinyl with 303 Aerospace Protectant (less gloss than Vinylex)
 
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