Tips removing tire rub marks on vinal siding?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Canadian GreenScape, Jul 20, 2005.

  1. Canadian GreenScape

    Canadian GreenScape LawnSite Member
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    Any advice on getting some rubber rubs off vinal? Gas didnt work. Same client that called in tears b/c I cliped 3 tulips.. cant wait for the fallout from this one.
     
  2. TURF DOCTOR

    TURF DOCTOR LawnSite Silver Member
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    Try softscrub.
     
  3. J Hisch

    J Hisch LawnSite Senior Member
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    Mr Clean eraser
     
  4. tinman

    tinman LawnSite Bronze Member
    from ga
    Posts: 1,348

    Better question is "How do you get rubber marks ON vinyl siding???
     
  5. Lake Claire Lawn Ranger

    Lake Claire Lawn Ranger LawnSite Member
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    I kinda wanted to hear that one too ;)
     
  6. hole in one lco

    hole in one lco LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,793

    goo gone works for a lot of things
     
  7. topsites

    topsites LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 21,653

    Try some clean 10w-40 motor oil on a rag.
    Tires are made from petroleum, thus another petrol-based product is likely to help with dilution, maybe even wd-40 but I would try 10w-40 first.
     
  8. FuzzyOne

    FuzzyOne LawnSite Member
    from NJ
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    Whatever you use, test a spot first. I'm a WD-40 fan for such marks.
     
  9. impactlandscaping

    impactlandscaping LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,332


    Exactly.... :D Haven't found too much they won't clean
     
  10. True Cut Lawn Maintenance

    True Cut Lawn Maintenance LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 418

    Acetone, or mineral spirits
     

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