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Question removing water spots from 944 hood... how?

is a clay bar the best and safest method to remove water spots?

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Use baking soda like you would Bon Ami cleanser.
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I used the clay bar for the first time last weekend. I had an area on my fender where some bird poo had discolored the paint a bit, and the bar actually "picked it up". I was very impressed, it doesn't seem like its doing much, but then you run your hand across the paint and all the little particles are gone. I plan to use it before every waxing.
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clay bars are nice, if that doesn't work try a cleaner wax or buff it.
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Hot hot water can damage your paint. I'll have to try the clay bar thing. Best thing for your car is 100% pure carnauba (sp?) wax.
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Meguires makes a great paint cleaner
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