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Old 03-29-2012, 08:48 AM  
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I spilled a good deal of transmission fluid in the carport some time ago.

I tried to blast it off but it came out streaky and still pretty grimy.

Is there a solvent I can use to get it off before pressure washing again?


 
 
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Old 03-29-2012, 05:06 PM  
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Fast orange hand cleaner does pretty well on getting things like that out of material.


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Old 03-30-2012, 07:19 AM  
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That's going to take a lot of fast orange.

Is it the pumice that helps?
 
 
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You can try powdered laundry detergent and a little water, it works great on my driveway.
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You can try powdered laundry detergent and a little water, it works great on my driveway.
This is what I use as well.
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Old 04-02-2012, 07:33 AM  
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I'll give it a try.

Do I rub it on dry or do I make a slurry of it?
 
 
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Add a little bit of water and I use a push broom to scrub miine but it all depends on how big the area is.
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Pretty dang big.

I'd say 4'x4'.
 
 
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Try about 60/40 water/soap and scrub a dub dub. Let us know how it works.
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Old 04-04-2012, 09:12 AM  
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I'll give it a try.

I'm pretty sure I'm losing the deposit if I can't get it off.


 
 
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