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#577265 - August 02nd 2012 6:00 pm Re: 1993 Chevy Van G20 [Re: JDouglas]
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The difference between hard water & soft water...is the spots...
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#577329 - August 03rd 2012 12:33 am Re: 1993 Chevy Van G20 [Re: JDouglas]
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They all do, razor blade and rain-x them. they wont spot any more.
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#577387 - August 03rd 2012 3:37 pm Re: 1993 Chevy Van G20 [Re: draggnastro]
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If you have spots on your windows try this stuff it worked great for me, and you could even use some 0000 steel wool pads to apply it and those spots don't have a chance, I picked this up from Napa Auto Parts, just don't use the steel wool on your mirrors it may scratch them but on the windows it works great.



Nice van by the way.

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#577407 - August 03rd 2012 4:54 pm Re: 1993 Chevy Van G20 [Re: JDouglas]
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I've heard newspaper is good for cleaning winders. Is that true?
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#577521 - August 04th 2012 11:43 am Re: 1993 Chevy Van G20 [Re: Wizard78]
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Registered: January 18th 2003 12:00 pm
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Originally Posted By: Wizard78
Why do Chevy windows spot?


LOL Silly vanner, it's not a Chevy thing, all windows spot. It's the water. Clean them really good and treat them with one of the recommended products. I just wax them as I wax the van. It doesn't last long but it's easy and works great. Also go buy a new chamois, the synthetic ones work great and I've heard good things about the new microfiber ones. This will help with the spots tremendously.

I have scratched glass with a razorblade before so be careful, it's probably not the blade but the dirt it scrapes off getting dragged across the glass, but the result is the same. I have not tried the steel wool, that at least might make less visable swirly scratches with the dirt than straight ones with a blade, if any at all. I might have to try that someday.
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#577606 - August 05th 2012 7:54 am Re: 1993 Chevy Van G20 [Re: JDouglas]
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grin You do see more Chevy's with spots rofl
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#577608 - August 05th 2012 8:25 am Re: 1993 Chevy Van G20 [Re: JDouglas]
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Nice job on the paint restoration neighbor. I just love those 92-95 GM vans. I'ts the grill. I really like them. I wonder if there is a generic name for those model years. Also great tips on water spots. I bought my van water spotted and had just come to the conclusion that I was going to have to go buy something to get rid of them 'cause elbow grease and a dozen washingsd just hasnt done it.
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