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Oil stains on blacktop driveway

Discussion in 'Detailing & Showroom' started by simchanova, Oct 23, 2020.

  1. simchanova

    simchanova Formula Junior
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    May 3, 2010
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    Stuart
    Hi ALL!...what do all use to remove unsightly stains(oil,etc) On their driveway blacktop...I have two ugly ones already on a brand new blacktop from a mini I own-thZnks,Stuart
     
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  3. LBBP

    LBBP Formula Junior

    Try Dawn dish soap, apply a generous amount to the stain and lightly wet with water. Agitate with a stiff brush and rinse, you may need to repeat the process once more. If this method doesn't work completely the oil may be too far imbedded. In which case may require an industrial cleaner or worst case scenario your asphalt may need to be resealed to hide the stains.
     
  4. Solid State

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    Sunlight and time. Asphalt has oil in it.
     
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  5. Graz

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    Try Sonax wheel cleaner or any Heavy Duty Cleaner and DeGreaser.
     

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