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Old 06-16-2012, 01:20 PM   #1
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Default best way to clean oem rubber mats?

just hose them down?
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Old 06-16-2012, 01:23 PM   #2
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put them in wash machine ?
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Old 06-16-2012, 07:26 PM   #3
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Scrub them with an all purpose cleaner and hand brush.
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Old 06-19-2012, 01:55 PM   #4
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Hose them off with water. Spray well with Simple Green and let it soak for a few. Hose them off again with water, and then air dry. They will look almost new afterwards. Worked for me.
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Old 06-19-2012, 03:01 PM   #5
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dish washing soap and a broom
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Old 06-19-2012, 03:45 PM   #6
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They always end up a little gray for me. Is there a good way to keep them blacker but not shiny?
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Old 06-20-2012, 12:01 PM   #7
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They always end up a little gray for me. Is there a good way to keep them blacker but not shiny?
You could use tire dressing, they're all rubber so I don't see why not.

Personally I've been using poorboy's bold n bright. It's pretty subtle, not crazy wet and shiny.
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Old 06-20-2012, 12:02 PM   #8
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tire dressing would work but its gonna make them slippery
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I've always had luck using a product like simple green or some other cleaner. Hose them with water, spray on the cleaner, soak, agitate with scrubbing brush, and spray down. Once dry, you could use the tire shine like stated above but I'd rub that into the rubber with a cloth to prevent them from being slippery.
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Old 06-21-2012, 01:11 AM   #10
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They will still be slippery. Try a test corner on a rear seat mat or one that rarely gets used to see how slick it is. I thought 303 wouldn't be that slick, but it still is.
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