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post #1 of 12 Old 02-07-2011, 01:11 AM Thread Starter
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best way to get "burnout rubber" off.

Pretty dumb question but I haven't figured out a good way to get the burnout crusty tire off of the underside of the tail section..
I've tried several different thing but it seems to alway turn into a black goo and just smear all over....

So what do you guys do?


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post #2 of 12 Old 02-07-2011, 01:36 AM
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Try wax polish. It helps clean up the chain fling and the little rubber deposits on my undertail pretty well. I don't do burnouts, so not sure how bad yours is. No harm in trying.
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lighter fluid should take it right off and not harm the paint or clear coat......like the kind ya put in zippo's...not sure about the BBQ fluid?

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post #4 of 12 Old 02-07-2011, 07:57 AM
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Try this:



Gunk Tar n Bug remover. It's the best that I have found, gets that nasty chain lube off of wheels with one wipe.
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post #5 of 12 Old 02-07-2011, 09:17 AM
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I am a firm believer in Lemon Pledge furniture polish! That stuff even works for getting bug guts off the front!
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WD-40 spray on wipe off. Painters tape, Pam and the list goes on
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the flitz or a buff ball with that bug and tar remover seems to do the trick.

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Lots of car guys will tape their rear fenders of their cars with blue masking tape and then rip it off when your done. you could just tape everything before you head to the strip and peel it all off later
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To keep the rubber off of the tail without looking like your bike is just a show bike, wipe crisco or pam no stick spray on it. It can't be seen and the crap just wipes off.


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good stuff here, it cleans and shines

http://www.kneedraggers.com/product/...SC1-Clear-Coat
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