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Old 13-07-2018, 07:37 PM   #11
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White vinegar, about 50p a bottle from Sainsbury's or any shop, I use it neat on a microfibre and simply wipe away water spots, I do follow it up with my preferred glass cleaner, the vinegar never fails though.
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Old 13-07-2018, 08:28 PM   #12
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Megs marine range water spot remover.....
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Old 15-07-2018, 04:59 PM   #13
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As I originally said I tried neat vinegar with a mild kitchen scourer and it had no effect whatsoever.
I managed to get some bar keepers friend powder from The Range yesterday (I didn't know the store even existed!) so now I have that to try as well as the 0000 wire wool.
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Old 15-07-2018, 05:06 PM   #14
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Just discovered the Range also sell Invisible glass cleaner which I just have to get!
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Old 15-07-2018, 06:49 PM   #15
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If its Stoners Invisible Glass its great stuff. Its the only glass cleaner I use now.
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Old 15-07-2018, 07:33 PM   #16
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Wire wool 0000 and clay. Follow up with a really good alcohol based glass cleaner, I use Angelwax Vision . Then get the windows sealed with Rain x or H2go which will help to limit further watermarking is the way I do it.

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Old 16-07-2018, 07:44 PM   #17
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The physical hardness of glass makes it tough to polish - you might need to give cerium oxide compound and felt pads a try. But you will probably need to use a machine polisher to get a decent result.

Have a look here:

Compound - http://www.glasspolishshop.com/consu...lass-polishing
Pads - http://www.glasspolishshop.com/consu...ads/rayon-felt

This combination will remove the likes of wiper blade tracks and the kind of marks you are describing.

It gets messy though; it produces a kind of 'slurry' so there can be a fair bit of splatter. You will want to cover all your window rubbers in cling film or tape and wear eye protection. Also, observe these basic guidelines:
  • Machine speed slower than that used for correcting paint
  • Arm speed faster
  • Check often for heat build up
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Old 17-07-2018, 10:13 AM   #18
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Thanks for the replies. I'm not sure where I can get bar keepers friend powder apart from on-line....
John Lewis stock it.

I've a machine polisher and used some Scholl S20 to good effect on a windscreen that had some sort of "film" on it that pretty much nothing would shift.

Agree with the other suggestion for more "general" cleaning.

Gtechniq G4 is worth a go https://gtechniq.com/products/auto/p...h-glass-polish.

Good Luck.

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Old 17-07-2018, 10:44 AM   #19
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Cut a fresh lemon inhalf and hold it on a patch of spots while watching from the inside.
That should do it if you want a low cost easily available fix.

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A range of specialist glass cleaners here:

https://windowcleancentre.co.uk/clea...st-cleaners/40
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