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Old 06-27-2001, 05:15 AM   #1
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How do you remove antifreeze from carpet?

My neighbor said theres a good spray for it. Any other recommendations?

it took FOREVER to get it out of my floor mat with water alone.
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Old 06-27-2001, 01:54 PM   #2
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Take it to a carwash and spray it real good.


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use one of those wet vac things. thats what i did when my heater core crapped out. took it right out, and that nasty a$$ smell.
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Old 06-27-2001, 05:13 PM   #4
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It smells like Nickelodeon Gak...Remember this stuff? Evilface, i dont think I want to spray out my interior with a powerwasher :P

My interior is in excellent condition. My seats are great, the carpet is clean (except the antifreeze), the plastic is intact, the vinyl is great, and the dash pad is outstanding. I don't wanna hurt anything.
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lol, I think he meant take it out of the car and then down to the carwash Click the image to open in full size.
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hahaha well then I'd have to remove my seats and stuff. And it took forever to wash off my floor mat with water. So water is not an option.
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well you could try what i did to clean my whole carpet and anything inside the car really....take simple green (dont water it down) and put it in a spray bottle...then fill another spray bottle with water...spray the simple green on the spot you wanna clean...then scrub...alot...then spray it with a little water..and scrub..alot more....then get a shop vac and suck the water out and let it dry....it worked like a charm...but you car will smell like simple green...so i suggest getting some type of stuff to cover the smell up
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Right, take it OUT of the car. I got a set of used black carpet that was a bit dirty and I took it to the carwash and cleaned it real well, let it set for a day in the sun and dry and came out great.

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I used one of those stanley steamers when mine went.. Had that scented liquid I added & it smells great too..
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