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Re: How to clean up black plastic trim?

Post by Chris_R » Thu Feb 14, 2019 2:47 pm

Phillmore wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:56 am
My first reaction was "that's nuts"
No, it's not nuts. Peanuts are Legumes, not nuts.

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Re: How to clean up black plastic trim?

Post by Phillmore » Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:43 am

Thanks Chris, peanuts now filed under legumes ;)
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Re: How to clean up black plastic trim?

Post by Chris_R » Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:57 am

:D :lol: :D

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Re: How to clean up black plastic trim?

Post by captain bobo » Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:59 am

Thanks to you all for the comments and suggestions. Good to know that I can either spend a fortune on a specialist product that doesn't have a lasting effect or get a spread made from a legume from the supermarket! Fascinating video showing an alternative use for peanut butter.

Note for Dave (Db n j) - the plastic isn't painted, it's coloured black all the way through.

So, off to the shops for boot polish, more WD40 and some peanut butter! :D
Best wishes, Dave B

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Re: How to clean up black plastic trim?

Post by captain bobo » Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:08 pm

My car cleaning kit now includes a small jar of smooth peanut butter! I tried it in mid February and the results were startling. I wish I'd had the presence of mind to take "before" and "after" photos because the improvement is quite spectacular.

I discussed it with the owner of a local car body shop repairer and he told me that he'd heard about it but never tried it.

So if if anyone was wondering about its effectiveness I, for one, can vouch for it.
Best wishes, Dave B

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Re: How to clean up black plastic trim?

Post by simonp » Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:07 pm

That's great but clearly we now need to know which peanut butter is best. Natural or organic?

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Re: How to clean up black plastic trim?

Post by Big Col » Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:41 pm

Don’t do that orgianic muckment it is full of palm oil.
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