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    Help - Have you a secret weapon to remove dead flies?

    I need help. Im totally fed up of spending all day cleaning my car, trying to remove dead flies and moths of the front grille and bumper. No matter how hard I rub the little blighters will just not come off - any ideas? It's driving me around the bend!

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    re: Help - Have you a secret weapon to remove dead flies?

    Autoglym Fast Glass, spray it on and wipe them off.

    Works on all Bodywork and Glass

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    Keep the car fully waxed, all the time!! Had the first real coating of summer flies on Saturday and had the Meguiars bug remover at the ready for my cleaning session yesterday - didn't need it though. The whole lot just wiped off with the ususal shampoo wash. That's the good news.

    The bad news is you're going to have to find the time. Being a sad old git with no social life I wax the car EVERY week as part of the 3-4 hour cleaning ritual .... :roll:

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    FULLY WAXED :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:

    You live a little further away from me which is a shame because i could have brought my car down and you could have shown me how it's done

    Cleaning's good though

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    Double sided black & grey sponge from halfords works well
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    Nooooooo, like rubbing a brillo pad over your paint!!

    Jonathan

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    tar remover - auto glym would work

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    Holts Fly Squash remover. Leaves a silicone film that stops them sticking next time.

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    Cheers chaps,

    Will give them all a try - have enough flies to try every method!

    Thank you

    Much Love,


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    Try the hot water method - use a bucket of car shampoo (or demon shine etc) - but with quite warm water - leave it to soak and the blighters and thier gooey nectar all come off that bit easier -

    ps - dont do this in direct sunshine or a very cold day as its not the best.

    Alternatively dont drive anywhere faster than 40mph

    or cover the front of your car with cling film
    why do today what you can...... I'll finish this later

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