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Old 07-30-2013, 09:39 AM   #1
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Remove pine tree sap

What is a good product or method to get sap off of the jeep and the softtop windows? Getting rid of the trees is not an option.


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Old 07-30-2013, 09:48 AM   #2
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Olive Oil. Not sure what that would do on the softtop though. Went through a bottle of it after helping my brother cut down a tree on his property. Took the sap right off my skin without pulling out hair. Left my hair and skin silky smooth afterward too lol

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Old 07-30-2013, 10:26 AM   #3
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I've had luck with my wife's fingernail polish remover. May take two or three reps to get it off.
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Old 07-30-2013, 02:40 PM   #4
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I use hand sanitizer and a terry cloth. Helps to let it sit in the sun and get softened up first too.
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Old 07-30-2013, 05:02 PM   #5
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Naphtha which is lighter fluid works great for me.
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Old 07-30-2013, 09:36 PM   #6
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Chlorine water.
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Old 07-30-2013, 10:19 PM   #7
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Never had that issue but definitely taking notes tho. If i was the OP i would be investing in a cheap complete SUV cover to avoid future problems if the pine tree isn't going away.
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Old 07-30-2013, 10:35 PM   #8
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Cotton balls with alcohol works good on paint, and fingers.

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