How should I clean my boat's upholstery?
Frequently Asked Question
See chart for common stains and steps to treat them. After all cleaning methods, rinse well with water.
|Chewing Gum||D||A||D then A|
|Mildew or wet leaves*||D||B||A|
|Oil baed paint (fresh)||D||B|
|Oil based paint (dried)||A||B|
Use the chart above to clean common stains with:
- (A) Medium-soft brush, warm, soapy water/rinse/dry
- (B) Meguir’s Vinyl & Rubber Cleaner/Conditioner #57
- (C) One (1) tablespoon ammonia, ¼ cup hydrogen peroxide, ¾ cup water, rinse/dry
- (D) Wipe or scrape off excess (chill gum with ice)
*Suntan lotion, wet leaves and some other products contain dyes that may stain permanently.