Cleaning melted gummies...ugh

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  1. vettechick99

    vettechick99 <font color=purple>Why do I open these threads?<br

    Jan 2, 2004
    DH and I went to Bass Pro and he bought some Peach Rings. We ate a few and he left the bag, out of sight, in my glovebox. Anyway, as you can imagine the rings melted all over. :rolleyes1 So I have this sticky mess in my glovebox and it's time to clean it out. 3 years later.

    I tried Goo Gone and it didn't touch it. Now I'm freezing it with a bag of ice, but I can't seem to get it cold enough in all parts. Any other ideas?
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  3. jen0610

    jen0610 DIS Veteran

    Jul 22, 2005
    Hand Kory a small chisle and hammer and tell him have at it. ;)

    The ice thing may be the best way to go, it'll just be a slow process of freezing a small section at a time.

    And by the way, just look at how big the girls have gotten. Those are two beautiful little girls!
  4. SandrA9810

    SandrA9810 DIS Veteran

    Jul 24, 2005
    Take a razor blade and try to slice out little chunks. I'm assuming it's a solid rock by now.

    If it's still sticky, try wadding paper towels on top and heating it with a blow dryer. It'll be slow work either way.
  5. Costumesaremylife

    Costumesaremylife <font color=purple>If someone's baking. I'm eating

    Mar 30, 2004
    You might be able to freeze it better with air in a can. Then you could scrape it out.
  6. wdwmom0f3

    wdwmom0f3 Thankful my embarrassing tag is gone!

    Aug 10, 2008
    Just had to say that your girls have really grown!! They are so adorable! :goodvibes

    Good luck with your glove box!!
  7. monkeyboy

    monkeyboy <font color=purple>Strangely fascinated by zombies

    Jul 25, 2003
    Like most just lick it till its off
  8. Scrappy_Tink

    Scrappy_Tink DIS Veteran

    Aug 29, 2009
    It's already been there 3 years....why bother now? :rotfl:

    Reminds me of a trip I went on with my boys. I'd bought them both gummy bears for treats in the car. We'd stopped at a rest stop, and looked in the back seat, and the stupid things were EVERYWHERE. I'm yelling at them, flinging them out of the car...."I. Will. Never. Buy. You. Gummy. Bears. Again!!" then we went into the rest stop.

    Anyway, we got back, and my sons start laughing, and pointing at the car next to ours. Evidently in my flinging, many of the gummy bears had stuck on the car parked next to ours. :scared: Those things are evil!!

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