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Old 09-02-2011, 09:40 PM
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I am trying to remove water marks from the screen of a Garmin 4212. I've tried using soap and water and Windex with no luck. Can anyone help?;?
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This is the stuff I use, works wonders on all parts of the boat..

http://www.plexusplasticcleaner.com/frames.html
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I'll second Plexus, I like it too.
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I got this stuf and it works --really works and no damage to coating -- http://www.bethel-marine.com/Falcon_ScreenKit.htm
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Originally Posted by NoFearEyes View Post
I got this stuf and it works --really works and no damage to coating -- http://www.bethel-marine.com/Falcon_ScreenKit.htm
There is no other product for repairing plastic of any kind including Isenglass also that has near the track record of plexus
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For water marks on the screen just rinse with distilled water. You will be shocked at how they disappear.

I have no doubt the other stuff mentioned works as well but the distilled water is a quick and cheap solution.
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Don't use Windex as some Windex has chemicals in it that will remove the protective film on the electronics.
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Originally Posted by C Skip R View Post
Don't use Windex as some Windex has chemicals in it that will remove the protective film on the electronics.
Is there a protective film on a Garmin 4212? I thought it was glass. Plain glass.

Older Garmin plotters had an anti-reflective coating that was easily damaged. I think that's changed with the newer models.

Regardless, the instruction manual should explain how to clean the screen. If it doesn't, the Garmin website has a FAQ section and I'll bet it's answered there.
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a 41212 is glass - if you have marks, you have etched the glass, Windex won't do a damn thing - Google glass polish for the answer...

or try griotsgarage.com

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