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Old 21-04-2018, 08:34 AM   #41
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Found another use for GS. it makes an awesome BBQ Cleaner.


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Likewise, used it to clean up a stainless oven.
Really did a great job on breaking down the burned on mess.
Green Star, not just for cars.
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Old 22-04-2018, 10:06 AM   #42
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Another vote for it working as an awesome bbq cleaner!
Cleaned my smoker of it’s winter mound and crud and gleams like new.
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Old 15-05-2018, 09:54 AM   #43
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I know people love Green Star but I wasn't particularly impressed.
Used 200ml in 2l of water in pump sprayer.
It was a nice warm day and maybe it was the sunshine, maybe it was me.
Will use it in a foam lance next time and see if it works better for me.
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Old 15-05-2018, 11:28 AM   #44
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I know people love Green Star but I wasn't particularly impressed.
Compared to what? Or what was the expectation?
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Old 15-05-2018, 12:59 PM   #45
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Compared to what? Or what was the expectation?
Compared to most of the snow foams I have used over the years. No need to list those, as they are the usual suspects that everybody tends to use.

Based on the rave reviews, my expectation was that it would remove more crud, I still had a lot of work to do with the PW after.

TBH, I don't much like a pump spray pre-wash anyway, whatever the product but thought I would give it a go.
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Old 15-05-2018, 01:21 PM   #46
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I know people love Green Star but I wasn't particularly impressed.
The first time I used Green Star I was amazed how how much dirt it removed. Very little dirt was left after leaving the green star to dwell then pressure washing it off.
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Old 15-05-2018, 01:55 PM   #47
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Compared to most of the snow foams I have used over the years. No need to list those, as they are the usual suspects that everybody tends to use.

Based on the rave reviews, my expectation was that it would remove more crud, I still had a lot of work to do with the PW after.

TBH, I don't much like a pump spray pre-wash anyway, whatever the product but thought I would give it a go.
Hm, I assume you know Green Star is not a foam, it's an APC. Also I'm not sure it's designed to soften up hard crud .. that's probably better done with long sitting foam to introduce the humidity. But in terms of being a pretty strong APC, it should be doing a good job picking up traffic film etc. I don't use it as a general spray thingy .. more as soemthing I spray onto a towel to clean up specific areas, i.e. a soapy/cleaning agend together with mechanical work. I don't even add such APCs to foams, to not harm the foaming ability of the latter.

If it's about destroying waxes etc, I'd rather go with Koch Chemie Fw (Fleckenwasser), which is basically IPA and other agents.

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Old 16-05-2018, 06:39 PM   #48
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I’ve been playing with dilution ratings for GS and have found It’s even more versatile. 100ml to a litre of water is great for cleaning tyres. It is also excellent as an insect remover. 50ml a litre for a prewash which pretty much removes the caked on mud from all the farms near where I live. 25ml per lite as an APC great around the car, the house and BBQ.


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Another vote for it working as an awesome bbq cleaner!
Cleaned my smoker of it’s winter mound and crud and gleams like new.
Sounds powerful stuff. Like BH Surfect.

General observation that ` for one group of users it can remove baked on crud (i assume heavy grease etc) from ovens and BBQ - yet for another, it does not impact LSP and waxes.

Anyone tried on ceramics?
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Anyone think getting an alkaline pump sprayer for this would be worthwhile or would ordinary seals do the trick??


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