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Old 05-20-2014, 08:15 AM
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Hard water spots

Our lake water is extremely hard and the spray leaves spots on the windshield, tower, and speakers that we can't get off. We use boat bling on the gel after every outing which gets it off the gel. Is there a preferred product that can be used on windshield and tower?
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Old 05-20-2014, 08:39 AM
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good ol' vinegar and water... works and is gentle enough for wood floors...
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Old 05-21-2014, 10:30 AM
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You can use Boat bling on the windshield and tower. I have tinted glass so I don't use it on the side that has the tinting. It does help keep water spots from forming on the windshield. Use a clean dry microfiber cloth to get the haze off after applying.
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Old 05-21-2014, 10:34 AM
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I also use rainx on the windows as it seems to help with water spotting and removal. Maybe a clay bar would work as they are used to take deposits off paint without causing damage or scratching?
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Old 05-21-2014, 10:47 AM
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I also use rainx on the windows as it seems to help with water spotting and removal. Maybe a clay bar would work as they are used to take deposits off paint without causing damage or scratching?
X2, I clean and rainx once a month.
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Old 05-23-2014, 09:13 AM
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Great advice thanks! I actually have boat CANDY and will start with that as I did re-read the label and it said use on glass/metal and contains spot remover...doh!
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Old 05-23-2014, 09:21 AM
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Yeah the vinegar and water in a spray bottle works the best and it's the cheapest option to
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Old 05-23-2014, 10:00 AM
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About the vinegar and water... How strong are you guys mixing it?
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Old 05-23-2014, 10:45 AM
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1/3 White vinegar - 2/3 water.
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Old 05-23-2014, 06:38 PM
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And the vinegar and water good for the whole boat I use it on the gel coat water marks come straight off, use it on the chrome rub rail windows and tower comes up a treat and quick to spray on water marks wip straight off with soft cloth
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