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Old 06-18-2009, 10:24 PM   #21
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Old 06-19-2009, 12:49 AM   #22
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Holy ****! I have to remember this!
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Old 06-19-2009, 12:53 AM   #23
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Old 06-19-2009, 02:57 AM   #24
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Old 06-19-2009, 07:08 AM   #25
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Wow, that is impressive. I am glad my little $0.02 was able to help you out! But I must give credit where credit is due. I wouldn't have known about the Magic Eraser trick without this forum and the post I previously linked. But in all seriousness... that is an amazing transformation. Certainly better than spending $300 on a new wheel
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Old 06-19-2009, 08:25 AM   #26
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Old 06-19-2009, 03:06 PM   #27
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I am going to try this weekend!!!

Great ideas. My M3 wheel is just like Addy's. Hopefully it will come out as good!
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Old 06-19-2009, 03:12 PM   #28
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Its clean...but its so slippery now..haha...its hard turn with it..oh well...atleast it loooks way better than it used to. Squeeky clean
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Old 06-19-2009, 04:54 PM   #29
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"slippery" before or after you applied leather conditioner?

My wheel did not feel slippery after cleaning with the Magic Eraser (before applying leather conditioner). And after applying some lexol leather conditioner, the steering wheel became tacky even though I wiped off excess with a dry towel, but it has almost completely absorbed and feels pretty damn good. Like I said, not a brand new wheel, but WAY better than it was.

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Old 06-19-2009, 05:15 PM   #30
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Its clean...but its so slippery now..haha...its hard turn with it..oh well...atleast it loooks way better than it used to. Squeeky clean
Your wheel WAS super slippery before... Get down to Auto Zone, grab a bottle of Lexol and apply.

I cleaned a disgusting e36 steering wheel today to test out the cleaners. Came out 100x better
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Old 06-19-2009, 05:32 PM   #31
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wow that looks amazing, cant believe its the same wheel. not sure if i missed this before, but will it work the same on worn seats?
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Old 06-19-2009, 05:55 PM   #32
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wow that looks amazing, cant believe its the same wheel. not sure if i missed this before, but will it work the same on worn seats?
I am going to try that this weekend too... But I don't think you'll get the same results. The steering wheel is super dirty from hands with oils and greases constantly touching it... The seats are worn from jeans etc.

For the seats you need a product like Leatherique REJUVINATOR OIL

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Old 06-19-2009, 08:50 PM   #33
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tried this on my sport steering wheel and just put it that way
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Old 06-19-2009, 11:57 PM   #34
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tried this on my sport steering wheel and just put it that way
what went wrong??
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tried this on my sport steering wheel and just put it that way
Yeah what happened?

Just general FYI, you have to be gentle and let the Magic Eraser do the work. Its a mild abrasive so if you start scrubbing you're probably going to inflict damage to the leather.
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Just general FYI, you have to be gentle and let the Magic Eraser do the work. Its a mild abrasive so if you start scrubbing you're probably going to inflict damage to the leather.[/QUOTE]


Post some pics of the damage.
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Old 06-20-2009, 12:09 PM   #38
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its kind of rough now. it was smooth before
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its kind of rough now. it was smooth before
its not supposed to be smooth. Take some leather conditioner to it if you want to smooth it out...
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Old 06-21-2009, 03:42 PM   #40
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I just did it I have no before pictures but the wheel was SO shiny and reflective that I could see myself. And when my hands got swetty the wheel would be slippery
So I cleaned it and Then I put some meguiers quick interior detailer spray on the wheel, Now it has the perfect texture.
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