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Old 11-03-2013, 08:30 PM
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I've read the threads on here about leather care. Just got a Laramie longhorn and was curious what you all use for leather care?

I've seen a lot of folks say Maguiars or Bick 4, Lexol...my only concern with these products is that the truck has ventilated seats. I'd imagine these products will build up over time clogging the holes for ventilation.

Tag on the seats says soap and water. Also, any recommendations on dash care? Seems that's leather as well.
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For what its worth.....Be very careful what you put on the seats....I had a 2011 Longhorn and my seats actually turned white......It was called SPEW.....I know.....They corrected that by using saddle soap and conditioner.....

For my 2013 Longhorn if I need to condition the seats and clean them I would use the same process....Took the dealer approximately 8 hours to do the inside of the vehicle.....

Good luck.....If you need the names of the products that were used on my truck just let me know and Ill post them up.....

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Thanks for the info. What products do you use? I hope it doesn't take eight hours .
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I will go in the garage tomorrow and pick them up and let you know.....Its a saddle conditioner and leather treatment.....It works awesome......The leather looks really great....

PS....I also moved your thread to the general maintenance and interior....A great member to speak to as well is PrimoSpaghetti.....
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Leather Master is a great line of product and I've learned (since Ed had spew on his seats...lol ) that leather master also has a spew remover.

seems like the best leather product line out there...and they also have a chart as to tell you which product to use based on your type of leather...

http://www.leatherworldtech.com/Depa...ification.aspx
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Here is the products that I currently use and I have never had an issue.....

Fiebings Saddle Soad- clean and polish.

Oakwood Leather Conditioner.

Hope this helps....

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Any concern about the ventilation clogging? Also, do you use the same product on seats that you do dash? I used Lexol on my Charger...really don't have an opinion on it. It was " ok."

Why does the tag say soap and water, when it seems it's a bit more complicated to take care of the leather?
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I had a real problem with the seats in my 11... I will attach the thread....Have a look.....

As far as the dash, the dealer applied these products and I have never had an issue since....Depending on the dealer, my service manager said to let them apply it in case there was an issue....Any products that you apply that may cause an issue may void the warranty....But that was from my service manager who really looks after me....Dont need to give them any excuse to deny an issue.....
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Here was pic of my seats in my 11 Longhorn,....When I traded it in, it only had 6800 kms.....http://www.ramforumz.com/PHOTOPOST/d...photos_072.jpg
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Here was my thread that I started in 2011....
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