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    I recently bought this- http://www.cleanyourcar.co.uk/washin.../prod_282.html... but it's useless for getting rid of stubborn muck.

    The dirt along the side of the car at the bottom, just behind the wheel, will not come off no matter how hard you scrub and it wouldn't remove the stain from a bird crap, despite scrubbing extremely hard.

    Any advice on what else to use/what to do?
     
     

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    Your links isn't working DirtyHarry, I have the Meguiars Lambswool Wash Mitt which has on one side a non-abrasive bug remover although if the bird muck stain
    has damaged the paintwork you've no chance of removing it without manual or a powered polisher.

    Can you identify what needs to be cleaned off the car as you may need a specialist cleaning solution i.e. Tar Remover
     
     

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    Link fixed.

    That's what I have. The muck doesn't need anything special, when my mate washed it he was just using a microfibre cloth and that took the underside muck away. I'd have thought paying the best part of a tenner for a mitt would mean it could cope.
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by DirtyHarry View Post
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    I'd have thought paying the best part of a tenner for a mitt would mean it could cope.
    More about washing the car gently without scratching the paintwork rather than removing stubborn stains, just don't get it that dirty again - sorted
     
     

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    too be fair that lambswool mitt is meant for cleaning your car gently without damaging the paintwork.. its not made for scrubbing off stubborn stains..

    if i was you i'd get a foam lance and snow foam your car before cleaning, that'll get rid of the worst of the muck and crap then use the lambswool to shampoo the car and a microfibre bug remover to get off any bird sh*t and that type of stuff
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    Quote Originally Posted by SlowTech View Post
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    More about washing the car gently without scratching the paintwork rather than removing stubborn stains, just don't get it that dirty again - sorted
    It's not that dirty though, it's just general muck from driving about after a few days.

    That bird crap has left a mark, I've went out just now an removed another one before it gets a chance to sit for ages.
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by baderlfc View Post
    too be fair that lambswool mitt is meant for cleaning your car gently without damaging the paintwork.. its not made for scrubbing off stubborn stains..

    if i was you i'd get a foam lance and snow foam your car before cleaning, that'll get rid of the worst of the muck and crap then use the lambswool to shampoo the car and a microfibre bug remover to get off any bird sh*t and that type of stuff
    I do snow foam the car and it does get rid of the worst.
     
     

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    What would be the best way of hiding the bird crap mark without getting it machine-polished?
     
     

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    This is why waxing your car is beneficial. Gives your paint more of a chance.
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by DirtyHarry View Post
    What would be the best way of hiding the bird crap mark without getting it machine-polished?
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