Quote Originally Posted by j cat View Post

I have removed asphalt on my vehicles with low odor mineral spirits. I would brush on the product and very carefully wipe the surface down with no forceful wiping. When done , give the vehicle a good washing and wax .

I worked for a car dealer an age ago, and they used fresh kerosene with a car wash mitt to wash off road tar (even old stuff) on trade in prior to going to the body shop for detailing.

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Quote Originally Posted by phoebeisis View Post

You are right-that tar-will take HOURS AND HOURS to remove-and you'll need tar remover spray-HOURS- 5 HRS or so-done it-takes forever!

If you use kerosene, it will literally take a few minutes; then wax. Nothing major...that's even easy because its still fresh.