Concrete Splatter Removal VW Scirocco
This car has had concrete splatter all over it. It had dried as hard as... concrete! What we've done is cover it in acid, rinse and repeat three times.
Acid dissolves the lime and calcium which cement is made from but would take a long time to damage the paintwork.
After we neutralize the acid with a mild caustic soap, we then machine polished the car three times to remove all the scratches left by the sand and grit.
This kind of contamination is fairly common, and we are practised in dealing with it. If you get concrete or anything else splatted over your car, you can attempt to wash it off with a pressure washer, but it's probably best to seek expert advice as soon as possible. Whatever you do, don't attempt to sponge it off, scrub it off, as you are likely to make the situation far worse.
Here are some more of our latest #Decontamination videos
Paint Spillage Clean-up | Audi Q3
This Audi was new, and so we can only imagine how the customer felt when he spilled paint in the back of his car. Luckily he found our article on spilt paint in cars and did all the right things before bringing it to us.Watch Video
Paint Spill Clean-Up | Audi Q7
This Audi was practically new when it came to us with paint spilled in the back, which must have been heartbreaking for the customer.Watch Video
Paint Spill in Car | Range Rover
This nearly new Range Rover Sport came to us with red paint spilled in the back, and we were tasked with cleaning it up.Watch Video
Car Interior spillages - Should I claim on my insurance?
One of the most common spillages we see in cars is paint when the cans pop open. It causes quite a mess and can take quite a bit of cleaning up.Watch Video
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