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Old 13-11-2019, 03:18 PM
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Default Restoring washer bottle cap

The original E36/Z3 white washer bottle cap 61661379054 is NLA from BMW and most have yellowed over the years so question is has anyone found a way of restoring a yellow cap back to white?

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Old 13-11-2019, 08:27 PM
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Have a google for retrobright Dave it works wonders on yellowed plastics!
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Old 13-11-2019, 09:08 PM
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Have a google for retrobright Dave it works wonders on yellowed plastics!

Yes I got the same result from google search but cant see a UK seller so far.
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Old 13-11-2019, 11:41 PM
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https://www.chemistdirect.co.uk/bblo...id_36798309331

^ This is supposedly a good alternative if you don't fancy mixing up some retrobrite yourself
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If you do use this method don't forget to wrap the cap in cling film once applied to stop the solution drying out
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Old 14-11-2019, 03:23 PM
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If you do use this method don't forget to wrap the cap in cling film once applied to stop the solution drying out

Yes saw that method also and ordered some of the hair product off ebay, will update with results.
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