E90Post
 


TNT Racewerks
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > Regional Forums > UK > UK Off-Topic Discussions > Crying over spilt milk - quite literally!



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      09-06-2012, 04:25 AM   #1
dakhu1
love the 'GT ROAD'....bruuuaaah!
15
Rep
423
Posts

Drives: 320D M Sport & 118D M Sport
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: London

iTrader: (2)

Crying over spilt milk - quite literally!

Did the Tesco run on Sunday like a good Smaritan, and for my deeds, came home and noticed milk on the floor of the boot - investigated further and one of the lids was loose, hence the spillage.

So, gave the carpet a quick wipe, left the boot open for 20 mins, got in the car yesterday and it stinks

Any advice to get rid of (or neutralise) the odour...apart from a good hoover and use of fairy liquid (as suggested by the other half)????
Appreciate 0
      09-06-2012, 04:31 AM   #2
rich1068
has left the building
United Kingdom
58
Rep
3,363
Posts

Drives: F30 330d M Sport
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

Try and get the carpet out and rinse it as much as you can without damaging it. The milk will have probably gone through it so clean underneath too. In terms of odour neutralisers Neutrodol is very good. Spray that on the carpet when you've washed it.
Appreciate 0
      09-06-2012, 04:32 AM   #3
creepy coupe
Major General
creepy coupe's Avatar
139
Rep
8,441
Posts

Drives: Mazda 6
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: UK

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
2009 335i  [0.00]
I've not tried it myself, but baking soda sprinkled on the area and left for a while before hoovering up, is supposed to work? Assuming a hand held carpet shampooer isn't an option.

Last edited by creepy coupe; 09-06-2012 at 04:38 AM.
Appreciate 0
      09-06-2012, 05:52 AM   #4
Hotcoupe
Major General
Hotcoupe's Avatar
United Kingdom
74
Rep
6,110
Posts

Drives: Don't know yet!
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: UK

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
Use a Karcher!

__________________
=================================


Never argue with an idiot on the internet. He will drag you down to his level and beat you with experience.
Appreciate 0
      09-06-2012, 06:07 AM   #5
MEGA
Dieseasal
MEGA's Avatar
United Kingdom
113
Rep
6,848
Posts

Drives: LCI E92 335d M-Sport
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Harrow, London

iTrader: (2)

Send a message via MSN to MEGA
Shake and vac gets the freshness back!
__________________
Previously: 2003 Peugeot 206 1.6 8v | 2006 E90 320d M-Sport, 19" BBS CH, Full Ice-cold JL audio install, August 2010 Total BMW 6 page feature car. | 2003 Nissan 350Z GT Coupe 286BHP
Now:2010 E92 LCI 335d M-Sport
Appreciate 0
      09-06-2012, 06:52 AM   #6
rogerxp
Major General
rogerxp's Avatar
United Kingdom
79
Rep
5,945
Posts

Drives: M3 Comp Pack / QQ+2 Tekna
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Stockport, Cheshire

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Speak to Tesco and get some compo!! I know someone else where a put of curry sauce (or similar) leaked on to the car seats and they got it sorted out one way or another - I forget the details.
__________________
Current -: MW E92 M3 Competition Pack / Qashqai+2 Tekna 1.6dci
Gone -: 370Z GT Roadster; BMW X3 3.0d xdrive M Sport; E46 330i M Sport Coupe; Mazda RX8 231; Nissan 350Z GT Roadster; BMW E90 330d M Sport; BMW E92 335i SE; Maserati 4200; Nissan 350Z; Honda S2000; Astra Coupe Turbo; Ford Probe
Appreciate 0
      09-06-2012, 07:23 AM   #7
dxb335d
The Tarmac Terrorist
dxb335d's Avatar
England
409
Rep
29,307
Posts

Drives: 997.2 GT3
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: ''Fandango Towers''

iTrader: (3)

Garage List
Always, ALWAYS check the lids before you leave.

I may look like a plonker pulling the milk out of the crate and turning it upside down checking but I just wouldn't want that happening to me.
__________________
997.2 GT3
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:37 AM.




e90post
e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST