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Halfords Bug & Tar Remover 500ml


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  • Halfords Bug & Tar Remover

    Insect remains & tar spots can really effect the appearance of your car, the Halfords Bug & Tar Remover is the perfect solution. The powerful, effective formula quickly removes insect remains, tar, bird lime & tree sap from most paint finishes & glass.

    Halfords Bug & Tar Remover

    • 500ml spray application
    • Removes tree sap, bird, insect and tar deposits
    • Safe for use on most paint finishes and glass
    • Please note packaging may vary

    Additional Information

    Not suitable for rough plastic vehicle mouldings.

  • Size: 500ml
    Suitable For: Paintwork
    Type: Bug & Tar Remover
  • Rated 2.1 out of 5 by 10 reviewers.
    Rated 1 out of 5 by Don't waste your money Absolutely useless, will not shift tar and struggles on bird droppings. Took forever to wash white residue off vehicle that it kindly leave behind. Luckily the trigger packed in before I could spray the mess on other side of car. Do not waste your money 17 September 2016
    Rated 1 out of 5 by Ineffective Bought to remove fairly fresh tree sap. Followed instructions to the letter and it didn't touch it on the paintwork after several attempts. It did eventually shift it from the glass after maybe 5 or 6 applications, but vigorous rubbing might have worked equally well on glass, which you can't do on paintwork. Annoying, as Halfords isn't close to us. Might be OK for bugs, but so is water and washing up liquid. Buy the more expensive branded version. 17 August 2016
    Rated 4 out of 5 by Truley amazing! Using on my motorbike. I have real struggle cleaning up my engine as it is a naked with no fairings. I had perviously been using muc off but this bug and tar remove beats it 100%. Personally didn't think it was going to be much cop as it was a halfords own brand but I truley take that snobbish comment back. Fantastic stuff, get it in your basket and save yourself so long scrubbing the dirt off!!! 02 May 2016
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Well this worked ... Bought this product to use on my white car (getting fed up of the amount of bugs sticking to my front bumper) The spray was a bit smelly but it made very light work of my bug splattered bumper ... Left it for 5 mins (possibly longer than I should have) but what a treat!! I even tried it on the side of my car where the door lubricant sometimes spills down and it wiped straight off!! No idea what's in the bottle (I'm no scientist) but I will definitely be adding this to my cleaning routine more often!! 20 July 2015
    Rated 1 out of 5 by Did not do as it says on the tin! After spraying this on the tar spots on my white car and leaving for the required time . . . nothing happened! Maybe one or two of the spots came off after a lot of rubbing but basically it did not dissolve the tar as I expected. Very dissapointed with this as a previous make I had a year or two ago allowed you to remove the tar effortlessly. Not very good I'm afraid and it's verging on a trades description matter. Do not buy this if you want to remove tar spots. 26 May 2015
    Rated 1 out of 5 by Very Poor Do not buy Takes longer than a minute takes grease off though 07 February 2015
    Rated 1 out of 5 by Rubbish - Waste of money I did as instructed but even after lots of hard work rubbing at the tar spots, most of them remained. Don't bother buying this. It was good at removing my nail polish and I think I would have got the same effect on the car with washing up liquid 04 February 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Tar spot remover Excellent product. Spray it on, leave for a minute then wash off. Could not be easier. 05 January 2014
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£3.50 Halfords Bug & Tar Remover, removes tree sap, bird lime, tar spots & insect remains.