So trying to get ready to go out for the first time this year. The black seems to have broken out it a black mold spot rash.
Anyone have tips to remove these spots?
Any ways to help prevent further out brakes?
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Thread: Black mold spot removal
04-02-2013, 11:53 AM #1
Black mold spot removal2011 Xlv with 325hp and stock Gravity lll
04-02-2013, 12:20 PM #2
Try other mild cleaners first. But, if you have to go harsh, use "Totally Awesome" from the Dollar Tree and a magic eraser. Be careful as the magic eraser is abrasive. Be sure to follow up with some 303 protectant.My Mom said I'm not allowed to get wet!
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04-02-2013, 10:34 PM #3
thanks ill try that. which 303 are u talkin about2011 Xlv with 325hp and stock Gravity lll
04-03-2013, 08:31 AM #4
mild cleaner and then park it in the sun for a few daysHey, Its Moomba time
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04-03-2013, 12:25 PM #5My Mom said I'm not allowed to get wet!
2000 Outback LS (sold)
04-04-2013, 12:51 PM #6
Thank ill clean it agin park it in the sun then hit it with 303 protectant2011 Xlv with 325hp and stock Gravity lll
04-05-2013, 12:09 AM #7
I wonder how a steamer would work for something like this? I would think for sure it would kill off the mold spores, but you might still be left with the black mark that requires a cleaner anyways. I think it would be safe for carpet, but the heat may crack vinyl depending on where you have it.
If you got one, give it a try. Be sure to dry in the sun afterwards since you are still adding moisture that surrounding carpet would pick up and any remaining spores would thrive on.2013 Mobius LSV
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04-05-2013, 10:01 AM #8Senior Member
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I have had great success with Starbrite Mildew Stain Remover. Follow the directions, it seems to work fine that way. Follow up with a vinyl dressing like 303.1997 MasterCraft 205
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04-08-2013, 03:40 PM #9
This may be a little extreme, but I had some bad spots on my yellow sections a few years ago. They looked purple and no amount of scrubbing or chemicals on the surface seemed to get them out. I got some very tiny needle syringes from the medical clinic I used to visit, did a 50/50 mix of water and bleach, and then injected it into the spots on the cushion. I held the needle at an angle almost parallel to the surface, if that makes sense, to avoid having a pin hole show. Did 3 or 4 spots and it actually worked pretty good and didn't get brittle. I figured I'd rather have a slightly lighter spot (bleached) than a dark spot showing.Old enough to know better, young enough to do it anyway.