Originally Posted by tibra1
You never want to wipe..you want to soak until soft and then dab and lift..been there thats how you get scratches..the etch mark is literally a crap shoot
..as you said depending on how long its on there
Actually you never want to make contact with car using anything because when you do it you can potentially introduce swirls. Wipe / Dab whatever just use common sense when removing the contaminants because anything that comes between your cloth and the paint surface is a scratching agent.