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Old 11-08-2004, 07:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just bought a bottle of armor all and it seemed to work well. What do you guys use on your black interior objects?
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Old 11-09-2004, 12:52 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I don't like armorall because of the greasy finish. I remember reading somewhere that it was also not so great for leather. I use zymol leather cleaner and Meguir's leather protectant. I have a spray bottle with a small amount of all-purpose cleaner diluted in water to clean all of the knobs and trim on the inside.
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Old 11-10-2004, 08:04 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I use 1Z einszett Cockpit premium and 1Z leather conditioner they both work great. Cockpit premium does not leave a greasy residue behind. Superior Detail Supplies
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Old 11-12-2004, 11:53 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I use Teflon Liquid Wipes! The wipes are dual action: one side cleans and dust and the other side shines the dash. Its a non-greasy shine that lasts about 2 weeks and its UV protective and the teflon ingredient repels dust and surface marks....It leaves a really nice clean smell too.
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I prefer just wiping dowm with some diluted all purpose cleaner, then maybe a quick coat of 303......very lightly i might add.....The nice thing about 303 is it isnt greasy.....But normally i wont use anything on the interior unless it very dried out.....
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Here at the Dealership we use....Krupts products.

They come here every Tuesday to repleanish our supply.

Their Glass Cleaner and Extreme Clean. They work really well.
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Here at the Dealership we use....Krupts products.

They come here every Tuesday to repleanish our supply.

Their Glass Cleaner and Extreme Clean. They work really well.
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Feel free to ask any questions...I'll try to answer your questions as best as I can. Given I don't know EVERYTHING about BMWs....but I do have ears...and hear some stuff...which is helpful for bimmer drivers like youreself.
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I just bought a bottle of armor all and it seemed to work well. What do you guys use on your black interior objects?
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Armor all is not good for the leather. It is also bad if you ever want or need to do any bodywork to the car that involves painting. I dont care how liberal you use it, it leaves a residue on and in the car. When it is time to paint, there will be "fish-eyes" in the paint...many imperfections. My father owns a body shop and proved this true when he painted my civic about 10 years ago. I used to love armor all. Now I use Zymol leather cleaner, followed by Zymol leather conditioner.
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