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Best product to protect cushions from UV rays?

Old 05-30-2019, 08:23 AM
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Default Best product to protect cushions from UV rays?

This forum always has the best information... what do the forum experts consider to be the best product to clean/protect vinyl cushions. Is that actually two products? Clean with a mild boat soap then put what on them to help protect/preserve them
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Old 05-30-2019, 08:29 AM
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You could try Meguiar's all purpose cleaner.
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Old 05-30-2019, 08:31 AM
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303 protectant
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Old 05-30-2019, 08:36 AM
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Mequirs Super Degreaser (deluded) then 303
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Old 05-30-2019, 09:56 AM
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best is to use a cover
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Old 05-30-2019, 10:01 AM
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Nothing! Just cover the boat.
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Old 05-30-2019, 11:44 AM
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Unless they have stains, just use boat soap. But the only product you should use to protect the vinyl is 303. It protects from UV, repels water and dirt, etc. I noticed recently in a WM add that 303 now makes a vinyl cleaner as well. I have not tried it yet, but any product they make is usually top notch. For stains/cleaning, I have used 3M Vinyl cleaner. It seems to be the best I've used so far, and also has a protectant. Regular 303 Protectant will not deteriorate vinyl, and cause them to yellow like many other products on the market do. It will extend the life of your cushions, but as was mentioned keep all vinyl covered or stored inside to extend it's life.
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Old 05-30-2019, 06:19 PM
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vinyl and rubber go fast in the sun. so that is the answer.
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Old 05-30-2019, 08:46 PM
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I use 303 aerospace twice a year, but I have a cover
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