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Clean front of Sub Zero

We have a black Sub Zero refrigerator (Model 550, circa 1990). The outside surface is some kind of plastic, I think...maybe glass, but I don't think so... We've taped things to the front of it over the years, but now we're selling the house and I need to clean it up. There's lots of residue from the tape left on it after I took all our little sayings and pictures down. Can you recommend something for cleaning it and removing this paint residue without damaging the surface?

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    Thanks so much for taking the time to respond to my question!

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Try GOO Gone in either the liquid spray or the gel. This will not remove anything like paint or things like that. You can also use this on your cars finish and will not hurt it. So you are good to go

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    Jeremy Reddick Feb 14, 2009

    No problem at all that is what we are here for. Thank you for using Fixya.com

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