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Old 08-31-2017, 12:25 PM   #1
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How do remove SAP from fiberglass

I'm looking for suggestions on how and what to use to remove sap from my trailer?
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Old 08-31-2017, 12:38 PM   #2
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I'm looking for suggestions on how and what to use to remove sap from my trailer?
Rubbing alcohol also called isopropyl alcohol works wonders.
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Old 08-31-2017, 01:01 PM   #3
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Try Coca Cola.
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Old 08-31-2017, 01:53 PM   #4
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Hi: JimHol58... I had good luck removing white pine gum with hand sanitizer from my Frontier!!! Alf
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Old 08-31-2017, 02:00 PM   #5
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Rubbing alcohol also called isopropyl alcohol works wonders.
We're facing a similar sap cleanup after 7 weeks in the ADK's. I asked ETI about rubbing alcohol on gel coat and the solar panel. Here is their answer:

"The solar panel is glass, so rubbing alcohol will not hurt it or the gelcoat."
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Butter or Peanut Butter
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Old 08-31-2017, 04:01 PM   #7
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we use peanut butter or cooking oil to get sap off horses.
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Pretty much anything greasy will remove sap. Mayonnaise, bacon grease, butter, peanut butter, cooking oil, etc. Might want to avoid it in bear country though
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I have good luck with rubbing alcohol.
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I have good luck with rubbing alcohol.
When we cleaned the sap off the Highlander, I was using rubbing alcohol and my son started with butter. We both ended up using the rubbing alcohol. I asked ETI about it because I didn't want to damage the gel coat.
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