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Old 08-11-2009, 03:47 PM
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Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

The carpet was pretty gross in my jeep, so I went out and rented a rug doctor for the day. I am pretty happy with the results, it didnt come out perfect, but I did not expect it to. Alteast now there is no more soda and coffee gunking up the carpets anymore.

The pics go in order from start to finish...unfortunatly I forgot to start taking pictures untill after the passenger side was done...but its better then nothing at all haha....





















And this is what the water looked like that was coming out of the steamer....



As you can see they aren't perfect, but I think at this point they never will be. (please tell me im wrong mario lol) This is just another attempt to keep my 12 year old jeep as clean as possible. Now, I just need mario to give the exterior some love.
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

awesome work bro!!! did you get it from home depot? or walmart? truck looks 100x better from the inside!!!
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Old 08-11-2009, 04:48 PM
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

I rented the steamer from the local ACME, it was only like $28 for the day...not bad if you ask me.

The only thing that sucks about this whole project was that I broke a bolt on the passenger side front seat while putting it back in...so now I only have 3 bolts holding it down untill I have the hole drilled out. You gotta be carefull with these old rusted out bolts, and I wasn't apparently haha
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

Looks a lot better, great work!!

Think if you used some carpet shampoo or APC you could probably have got those remaining marks out pretty easily. But they're hidden when the seats go back in anyways...
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

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Looks a lot better, great work!!

Think if you used some carpet shampoo or APC you could probably have got those remaining marks out pretty easily. But they're hidden when the seats go back in anyways...
I used some pretty heavy duty stain remover on the carpet before I steamed it and those marks would not budge. Its rust from the bottom of the seats and I don't think its going anywhere unless they make something special for it that I don't know about
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

Looks Really good, steamers are the way to go for auto carpets.
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

5.9 IN DA HOUSE lol...all u fools bow down lol...Dam man come do mine please...LOOKS REALLY GOOD
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

awesome work....I suggest all you guys invest in a Little Green Clean Machine
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Old 08-12-2009, 03:25 AM
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

Looks way better than your first 2 pics.. LOL Good thing you took the seats out, the 5.9 is in the house for sure... 11 years of use and abuse!

Good work dude.
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

Looks great. Now start on the outside
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Re: Steamed the carpet in my 5.9

thats marios job lol
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