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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-05-2005, 01:54 PM Thread Starter
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Bad Cleaning Mistake....need help

Me and my girlfriend where washing my bike today at her house. We were almost done, and i step inside, when i come back out i find that she has pub armor all tire foam on my tires!! What can i do? Ive heard the horror stories of puts armor all on. Is there any way to remove it? How bout some sandpaper? These tires are basically brand can i save them?? Um you can see the armor got to the edges of my not gonna lean hard for a while.

How can i remove thie crap??!!

PS. I gave her a thorough lesson in armor all. But what can we do now?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-05-2005, 03:58 PM
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Use brake cleaner and a rag, not carb cleaner. Just don't hit your chain, if you do re-oil your chain afterward.

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-05-2005, 05:18 PM
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I think all you need to do is take it easy for awhile as if they were just new. They use silicon as a mold release from the factory.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-06-2005, 03:45 PM
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The "Tire Cleaner" stuff actuall is made to strip old "Tire Dressing" off. If you spray them down with the cleaner and scrub a little, it should come right off.
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