unique problem-help please

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by turney31, Feb 17, 2009.

  1. turney31

    turney31 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 14, 2008
    palestine texas
    how would you get hydrolic( sp sorry) fluid out of a gray felt hat? long story...lol DH has important Dog run tomorrow. any ideas? I have tried dry baking soda and dish detergent, not much luck. thanks in advance, Micah [​IMG] [​IMG]
  2. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    Hydraulic oil can be tuff to get out. But hand cleaner works the best on clothes. Not sure how good it would work on felt. But its worth a shot.
  3. eggzettera

    eggzettera Chillin' With My Peeps

    Try a coke, it is supposed to get oil to "military inspection" level of clean.
    Try a little on a toothbrush in an inconspicuous area if you can first.....
  4. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

    Mar 8, 2008
    Eaton, Colorado
    Quote:I just learned that today! DH spilled diesel fuel on my good kitchen towel. I was whining at him when I was folding the towels because they all still smell funny! (after 3 washes!) He says, well at work we wash our rags with coke! Well now is a fine time to tell me!!!!!!!!!!!!!! So try it, that may be the ticket!!
  5. ScoobyRoo

    ScoobyRoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 21, 2008
    Land of OZ
    Powdered Spic-N-Span?? I know it worked for getting the diesel smell out. Just don't know about felt. You would probably blot, don't rub. [​IMG]
  6. texaschick-a-dee

    texaschick-a-dee Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 8, 2008
    Texas coast
    maybe some Simple Green??
  7. maplesky7

    maplesky7 Flock Mistress

    Jun 14, 2008
    N. IL.

    don't know for sure really but on mythbusters they did coke testing...it may have gotten like a dirty bumper somewhat clean but only because it's a watery substance...the myths were knocked down. But that's not to say one can't try it. It'd be interesting.

  8. NancyDz

    NancyDz Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2008
    Dutch Flat, CA
    I would use Hand Cleaner ' " Goop" for a greasy type spill.

    One thing that amazed me but I'm not sure if it would work for a grease type spill
    is Hydrogen Peroxide. When my Dad was ill, he fainted at church on Easter and
    the paramedics poured Hydrogen peroxide on his Silk suit to get blood off... my mom
    almost fainted then but it came right off and the suit was good as new. My Dad was
    fine by this time or my Mom wouldnt have cared about the suit of course! [​IMG]

    Good Luck!

  9. turney31

    turney31 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 14, 2008
    palestine texas
    Thank you all so much! I'll get busy trying, I'll let ya'll know my results. Micah [​IMG]
  10. newchickenfamily

    newchickenfamily Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hmmm....makes one wonder about drinking Coke! [​IMG]

    I've found Simple Green works good for me. Good luck getting that stain out! Laundry stains are the bane of my existence!! [​IMG]

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