Not really a stain but......
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Not really a stain but......

          
  1. #1
    Registered Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2016
    Location
    Ventura County
    Posts
    64
    Rep Power
    4

    Not really a stain but......

    This is from my brothers 2001 4Runner. I removed his 15+ year old seat covers and it left behind this sticky foam residue. I've already done vacuuming lightly with a brush attachment. After a few stokes, it transfers over to the bristles. From there it starts smearing onto the clean part of the seats. When I wash the bristles in APC 10:1 and swish it in a bucket of water, it comes right off. I'm concerned that vacuuming heavy or using the wrong chemicals/methods it will smear the sticky foam residue further into the fabric sand making it worse. Anyone deal with this situation before? Any tips or ideas on how to tackle this?

    Thanks.

  2. #2
    Registered Member HCAD's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Lynchburg, VA
    Posts
    519
    Rep Power
    17

    Re: Not really a stain but......

    Your best bet will be a hot water extractor. You can spray on a cleaner, de-greaser, and then remove it directly with the extractor. Maybe ask a local detailer? Or if you have access to a machine like the Bissell Little Green Machine?

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. HELP! What could stain a rim like this?
    By TJPark01 in forum Detailing 101
    Replies: 24
    Last Post: Jul 12th, 2009, 01:08 PM
  2. Stain gone..but?
    By 0ozma in forum Interior Care
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: Jun 1st, 2009, 07:08 AM
  3. Stain On Wheels
    By BIGCOUNTRY in forum Detailing 101
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: Feb 29th, 2008, 01:35 PM
  4. bird poo stain :(
    By drnrg in forum Detailing 101
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: Nov 27th, 2006, 04:05 PM
  5. cofee stain on top of coffee stain x 10
    By c368/2ss in forum Detailing 101
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: Mar 11th, 2005, 08:29 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •