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    How do I clean sticker goo off my frame?

    I have a superbly awesome Mojo SL, which has the "rubber" paint.

    Stickers and tape when peeled off leave sticky goo, and I would like to remove this without damaging the surface in any way.

    What kind of a cleaner/solvent/scrubber should I be using?

    I have decided to strip and clean my bike, as winter appears to be fading away here in NZ and the old thing was getting a bit creaky...

    cheers,

    Rob

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    Goo gone. Pick it up at your local walmart.



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    Hmm here in NZ we lack Walmarts.

    I shall look for the "Goo gone"

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    Lighter fluid?
    Please don't mistake my enthusiasm for mountain biking as an indication of my skill level.

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    I do not know any smokers..maybe Vodka?

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    I once got fresh tar on my carbon giant that hardened while I was at work. I found that WD-40 was a good solvent for removing it. If you try it you should test it on a location that can't be seen like the bb just in case it eats the paint.

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    Window cleaner works well, so does wd40. You should be able to get those in NZ



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    Look for the citrus based GooGone. Really works well in getting the goo off.

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    I've always used rubbing alcohol to remove sticker residue. I spray some on and leave it for 5-10 minutes, then another spray and wipes off.

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    Alcohol wipe pads you et at fast food joints do as well.

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    Cheers people, I shall first start with window cleaner as I have heaps

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    Quote Originally Posted by robbieracer View Post
    I do not know any smokers..maybe Vodka?
    I'd try the Vodka first

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    Cheap grocery store lemon juice. Using Vodkas like wipin your @ss with $10 dollar bills. It works but its such a waste

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    Goo gone, rubbing alcohol on some toilet paper or even soap and water on an old sock. Just remember the elbow grease
    2013 Specialized P 26 AM green/purple. Nuff said

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    Quote Originally Posted by robbieracer View Post
    Hmm here in NZ we lack Walmarts.

    Try some kiwi juice.

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    You can smear cooking oil over sticker residue and it softens it up so you can wipe it off.

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    In the end I found that cheap window cleaner (that I had heaps of) worked very well.

    I was careful to thoroughly wash it all off.

    The other stuff suggested might work as well or even better

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