Help needed with interior/stink bugs - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > General Jeep Discussions > General Jeep Discussion

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 10-25-2012, 01:18 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 18
Post Help needed with interior/stink bugs

Hello All,

My name is Mash and I live in Maryland. I just bought a '95 YJ a few days ago and joined this forum! I am very excited to be a part of the Wrangler community.

However, I did have a question though. The person I bought the Jeep from did not tell me it had stink bugs in it. I have already killed and sprayed most of them but they just keep coming. I have a feeling they are in the seats. So is it possible for me to hose down my interior without messing anything up? Can I use soap and a garden hose to water down the entire interior including seats?

Thanks a bunch,
Mash

shoody90 is offline   Quote
Old 10-25-2012, 10:39 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 37
My recommendation would be the same as stink bug removal from your house. There are a couple of tricks here and there with questionable degrees of effectiveness.

Your best bet is to remain vigilant and remove the buggers as you see them. They should be gone relatively quickly if you keep at it.

As for hosing, that's just another great reason to own a wrangler! Go ahead and hose away. You won't be hurting anything.

TomL is offline   Quote
Old 10-26-2012, 01:02 AM   #3
Jeeper
 
Ianbeaulieu's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: San Antonio Texas
Posts: 1,450
Just be careful cause of wires! But With the removal I would remove carpet and honestly replace seats, they may be alot in there! Try putting the top on and using a bug bomb
__________________
1987 YJ 4.2L I6 5-Speed, SOA, 1"shackle, Chrome Diff Cover Rear, Lime Green Under Parts
Ianbeaulieu is offline   Quote
Reply

Tags
clean , helpneeded , interior , stinkbugs , wash

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:02 AM.


User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2015 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC