Accessory Chrome Rear Bumper Cover Stain Removal Procedure – 2019 Subaru Ascent

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NHTSA ID Number: 10160217

Manufacturer Communication Number: 15-241-19

Summary

This Service Information bulletin provides recommendations for removing stains from the rear bumper cover on the 2019MY Ascent when using a mild automotive detergent does not provide the desired results. There have been reports received describing difficulty removing stains from the accessory?s chrome finish.

 

1 Affected Product

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
SUBARU ASCENT 2019

 


INTRODUCTION:

This Service Information bulletin provides recommendations for removing stains from the rear bumper cover on the 2019MY Ascent when using a mild automotive detergent does not provide the desired results.  There have been reports received describing difficulty removing stains from the accessory’s chrome finish.

 

RECOMMENDED MATERIALS:

  • 3M “Chrome & Metal Polish” p.n. 39527 OR: Mothers “Chrome Polish” p.n. 5208
  • Mild automotive detergent / soap
  • Clean Paper Towels
  • CLEAN (preferably NEW) Micro-Fiber Towels

NOTE:  Never use any products containing acids or naval jelly.

 

SERVICE PROCEDURE / INFORMATION:

REMINDER:  Customer satisfaction and retention starts with performing quality repairs. Always ensure the chrome surfaces are free from dust and dirt by washing with a mild automotive detergent or automotive clear coat -friendly soap before proceeding with polishing.  Dry the area thoroughly then use either 3M part number 39527 Chrome and Metal Polish OR Mothers® part number 5208 Chrome Polish, following the manufacturers instructions CAREFULLY.

NOTE:  Be sure to remove any remaining polish from all surrounding painted surfaces.



NUMBER: 15-241-19
DATE: 04/29/19

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10160217

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2019/MC-10160217-9999.pdf

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