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How to Remove Car Wax Off Plastic Surfaces

by Mark Blocker; Updated September 18, 2017

Removing car wax off of plastic surfaces, such as the bumper, is easily done by gently brushing the surface with a toothbrush to remove the residue or using a small amount of denatured alcohol to remove stubborn wax buildup. Eliminate unsightly white wax residue from a car with auto advice from an ASE-certified master mechanic in this free video on car maintenance.

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At the age of 10, Mark Blocker started working with his father, uncle and grandfather in residential carpentry, repair addition and new home construction. He is experienced in all phases of construction including surveying, foundation layout, concrete forms and finishing, framing, drywall, tape and texture, plumbing, electrical, appliance installation and repair, heating and cooling systems, window and door insulation, and siding and roofing. He is also skilled in master finish carpentry and works with custom cabinets, custom trim, crown moldings, laminate and marble counter tops, along with rock and tile installation. Blocker has worked as an experienced safety site coordinator for major industrial building projects with a vast knowledge of building codes and as a certified home inspector with more than 30 years of experience.

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