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Tape residue on stainless steel

Trying to get tape residue off of new stainless steal appliances

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Use lighter fluid like the stuff ZIPPO lighters use, rub softly using a soft cloth and the residue will come off. Leave the petrol on to soak and "melt" the sticky stuff for about 30secs-1minute before you start to wipe off.

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