Go Back   986 Forum - for Porsche Boxster & Cayman Owners > Porsche Boxster & Cayman Forums > Boxster General Discussions

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-24-2011, 09:38 AM   #1
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Sacramento
Posts: 3,417
Send a message via AIM to blinkwatt
Cleaning door panels....

What do you guys use to clean your door panels?

The red area above the red carpet...

http://tinypic.com/view.php?pic=a3jx4k&s=4

__________________
-99' Zenith Blue 5-spd...didn't agree with a center divider on the freeway
-01' S Orient Red Metallic 6-spd...money pit...sold to buy a house
blinkwatt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-24-2011, 02:05 PM   #2
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Arlington Heights, IL
Posts: 1,557
I clean all of my leather and vinyl with a dilute solution of water and Lexol Cleaner (orange bottle). A quality, small, leather brush also helps a lot too.

Then, when dry, I use Zaino Z10 on the leather parts, and 303 Aero on the vinyl stuff. Nice clean, matt finish.
Flavor 987S is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-25-2011, 07:22 AM   #3
pk2
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Tustin Ca.
Posts: 449
Lexol cleaner Is probably easiest on leather but takes a lot of elbow grease. Windex will plow through anything, Squirt it on and let sit for a bit then wipe it of. A good rub of Lexol or the like won't hurt afterwords won't hurt.

Of course it depends on what it's dirty with, Also, since it's not in the sun you don't have to worry about drying leather out to much ( windex might do that a little).

PK
__________________
http://img87.imageshack.us/img87/163...58x6ir4.th.jpg
99 Supercharged 2.5L
pk2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-25-2011, 10:10 AM   #4
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Houston, Texas
Posts: 7,236
the leatherique products I bought a while back are amazing and do the job quite well. Cleaner, restorer, protector are all good products. They're not cheap, but last a really long time as well.

__________________
'97 Boxster (Black Hole for 42,000 Dead Presidents and counting) - 122k
New motor, transmission, suspension, and on and on and on it goes...
RandallNeighbour is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -8. The time now is 09:54 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page