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 How do you clean gas spill discoloration?? 
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Post How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
Had to swap out my fuel pump on my Zuma 125 yesterday and during the process I spilled some gas on my floorboard plastics and my fuel cap plastics :doh: . The gas has caused some slight white/chalky discoloration on the plastics. I've tried using armor-all and also Simple Green to scrub the gas stains off but so far no luck.

I know this has HAD to happen to people before, especially while filling up and perhaps spilling some. What do you use to get rid of these stains/discoloration? Hot water and dawn soap? black tire wax? Please help! I want my Zuma looking like new again!

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Tue Apr 19, 2016 9:41 am
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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
ive had good luck with armor all wipes
but my bike always has a silicone bike spray on it, and the rare spills that turn white instantly armor all seemed to take it away
I carry them under my seat just for that reason


if your plastics are gray from the sun, and the gas turns it white then I couldnt say what to do you would need to treat everything and hope it can blend back in

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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
Back to black


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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
I second the 'Back to Black'.

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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
SC1 spray polish did the trick for me multiple times. It's my favorite

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Thu Apr 21, 2016 8:47 pm
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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
Bcampbell37 wrote:
SC1 spray polish did the trick for me multiple times. It's my favorite



thats all I ever used on most all my bikes
they dont even see water washes unless they get in the rain

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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
Thanks all! I'm gonna go pickup some SC1 and see how that works out. Appreciate the help

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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
Back to black really works


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Back to black from mothers works really good for me.
One week later plastics still look fresh!

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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
I've always felt back to black left a greasy residue on cars

did that happen or did it soak in

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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
It is a little oily. Not too bad. I clean the handles with windex to keep them oil free.

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Post Re: How do you clean gas spill discoloration??
so, zuma parts are cheap, on a 125, you can replace all of the black plastic for under 50 bucks.
i've never had much luck with back to black and other such potions, heat works, but it's never the same as new.
i was going to paint all of my plastics until i messed up a headlight bezel and priced one to replace it it was like 3 dollars.. so i priced it all.. it came out to something like 47 dollars.
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