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Old 02-26-2010, 07:21 AM   #1
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Soft top window cleaner?

Hello,
I have been told that there is a cleaner to refinish the soft top windows? I have the tinted windows. Is this still possible and does anyone know were to find this cleaner?

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Old 02-26-2010, 07:40 AM   #2
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Are you just looking to clean them or are there scratches that you wanna try and get out?

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sorry , um try to get the scratches out. no big scratches or anything like that just minor wear and tear use.
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For "dirty" or oxidized tops I know this technique works very well and the guy says its for scratches too

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sweet thnks
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Old 02-26-2010, 07:54 AM   #6
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Plus you should clean them with Pledge and a soft cloth.
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Old 02-26-2010, 08:03 AM   #7
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huh pledge. do u know why?
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Old 02-26-2010, 08:06 AM   #8
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huh pledge. do u know why?
I read it on another post, it said never use anything with alcohol in it and NO paper towels. Paper towels will scratch the plastic and the pledge has does not.

It works, I keep a small bottle in the jeep all the time.
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Old 02-26-2010, 08:10 AM   #9
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cool well thnks I will have to steal some from moms kitchen and throw it in the jeep lol
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Old 02-26-2010, 08:39 AM   #10
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Flitz metal polish and the Flitz applicator on a cordless drill. Make sure you use masking tape on your sailcloth because the polish will not come off of the sailcloth. I saw this on Truckson Spike a year or so ago and tried it. It works great.
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Meguires & Novus both make multi-step plastic window scratch removing & final polish kits that are meant for vinyl windows like are in our Jeeps. They start with a coarse grade to get the biggest scratches out then work up to a final fine polish grade as the final step. Boating & RV supply stores commonly carry them, plus you can find them in the larger Jeep catalogs. That's how I would go, both brands work well for this. They require some elbow grease but the results are worth it. And like was mentioned above, one way to keep scratches out is to never ever (!) use paper towels on them.
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When I first got my jeep the windows were in rough shape. I went to a marine store. They guy there game me something for boat tops. It worked great. That was over a year ago and they are still in great shape. Might want to check out a local marine store. Just a thought.
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I bought my TJ last week and tried a plastic polishing product from Mothers that I found at Pep Boys. The windows do not look new by any means, but it made a huge difference. It didn't remove any "deep" scratches, but did take care of alot of the cloudiness. I still may try something else to go a little deeper but I am pleased considering I only spent about 20mins on it.

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