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PostPost by: denicholls2 » Mon Apr 02, 2018 2:40 pm

JonB wrote:Did a bit more "Oatmeal vinyl washing". This time, using a paintbrush and Muck-Off, a proprietary cleaning solution for muddy mountain bikes. It's nasty stuff, so you need to rinse it off and dry the vinyl. I thought the results were ok. Even the grime trapped in the Oatmeal grain came out, after a few repeated applications.


I would be a bit concerned with 45-year old plastic that this might upset the minimal remaining ability to remain pliable. In addition to your rinse, you might want to consider some plastic restorer.
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